1. the views…..and driving through it, just enjoying the peace and quiet which you can’t find driving through busy city streets.
2. appreciation the nature, animals and surroundings; also fresh air and fragrances of changing seasons!
3. going offline and being present.
4. everyone knows everyone. people know their neighbors and feel safer than in city.
5. you have your own house with yard!!! kids can run and play outside, chase fireflies, sledding, buld a snowman etc…
6. you can wear sweats and no make up all day, everyday, everywhere, no one will even notice!!!
7. bonfires and picnics season all year long.
8. everything from above reduces stress level!
believe me i know things 😉 i’m living in the countryside!