In April, we all get a little impatient waiting for warmer weather (even though spring just happened).
And, the whole being-stuck-in-the-office-all-day only makes things tougher, especially if your chair faces a stark-white wall instead of a window looking out onto the perfectly blue sky.
Luckily, I know just the trick: Bring the sunshine to you!
Seriously—with any of these 17 items, your desk will feel instantly cooler and brighter, no matter how dull your workspace is.
The freshness of flowers, indoors.
Intimidate them with your décor and your qualifications.
You can make your own garden without all the stress of trying to keep plants alive.
Spring clean your bland water bottle with something fresh and vibrant.
I promise it won’t sting—but it will make your desk shine (even in the dark!).
A pop o’ color is just what you need to brighten any basic desk.
A punny (and seasonal) way to hang up photos, notes, or cards.
No matter what you’re writing, it’s bound to have personality.
Your lunch will look that much more appetizing (plus, you can bring it outside on your break!).
Leave little hints to your boss to book a Friday beach day in the future (or, at least make your notes look cute).
A cool new way to get through memos on memos.
A classic warm-weather sport you can bring with you wherever you are.
Fill your days with thoughts of summer (and maybe some summer plans, too).
Who needs real sunshine when you can feel like one every day?
A better way to hydrate—period.
Your supplies should be bold and bright, just like your mood.
Your ideas will bloom right before your eyes.