Overwhelmed? 5 Ways to Find Peace in Less Than 5 Minutes
When the daily chaos of life gets to be too much, try these fast-acting techniques to stay calm.
By Corrie Pikul
During Rush Hour: Pop a Peppermint
What helps a frustrated, worn-out driver (besides vanishing traffic, of course)? Researchers at Wheeling Jesuit University in West Virginia found that pumping peppermint-scented air into the cars of ticked-off commuters helped decrease anxiety and fatigue. Stash a bag of peppermint candies in your glove compartment to help you keep your cool in honking traffic or during a hectic commute.