If you’ve ever pulled into your driveway after a long day only to suddenly realize you’re there but you don’t recall the drive home, then you know the power of our brains to dip into autopilot mode. The exact name is highway hypnosis. It’s when our brains carry out tasks automatically without fully engaging the […]
Smell is the sense most closely related to memory. Certain scents can evoke an emotional reaction, or stir up nostalgic feelings. With such a strong tie to emotion, a signature scent helps stimulate the kind of environment we want to create in the home.