Create an Account
 
How we start the morning sets the stage for how the rest of our day will go. Yet mornings can be among the most chaotic and stressful times, and it seems there’s never enough time for everything that needs to be done. There are ways to make mornings less crazy, however, and salvage some precious minutes for yourself. Here are five suggestions for getting a great start to the day:
Start the night before. Take a few minutes before you get ready for bed to take some simple steps that will save time and stress when the alarm goes off. Lay out clothes for the next day (or, at least, figure out what you’re going to wear). Are they clean? Ironed? Ready to go? This is especially helpful when you have an important meeting or appointment, but it’s equally time-saving on casual days and weekends. No more staring blankly into the closet trying to come up with an outfit while the clock ticks.
Plan for breakfast. If you’re a coffee drinker, set your coffee machine the night before to start brewing at a pre-set time first thing in the morning. Just as with your clothes, have an idea of what you are going to eat for breakfast. Even if it’s just cereal, set out the bowl, box and spoon so you’re ready to go and not tempted to skip this important meal
Get up a little earlier. Easier said than done, I know. But the key is “a little” earlier. Making a resolution to get up an hour and half earlier every day is ambitious, but it probably won’t stick. But if you work in 15-minute increments, you might find you have an extra 30-45 minutes to begin the day in a matter of weeks. You can put that newfound time to good use with a quick walk, a short exercise routine, or even a few yoga stretches.
Shorten the shower. A long hot shower may seem like a nice indulgence, but the fact of the matter is it’s not good for the environment or your skin. Set a timer if necessary so you’re not tempted to dawdle. You may well pick up an extra five minutes right there.
Embrace gratitude. We are often so focused on the tasks ahead of us that we don’t acknowledge how lucky we are to wake up to a new day full of possibilities. Setting aside just a couple of minutes to jot down what you are grateful for today can greatly shift your attitude into a happy day of gratitude! Give your morning routine a makeover, and you may find the benefits lasting all day long.
XOX Signature
  • report post
Name(*)
Invalid Input
Email(*)
Invalid Input
Please tell us why do you think this post or page is inappropriate:(*)
Invalid Input
Captcha(*)
Captcha
Invalid Input

Use-Honey-App-For-Shipping-Banner.jpg
scissor divider

You may also like:

leave_comment

Add comment


Security code Refresh

About-Me-Ashley-Drewes-March2019.png

Upcoming Events



special offers

Pampering Pet Party with Country Scents, Suds, and Naturals
scissors
Country Naturals 100mg THC Free CBD Honey and 10mg Full Spectrum Gummies
scissors
Shop-Current-Avon-Brochure-2019.png
scissors
Work from home with Avon
scissors
Young Living Essential Oils Shop for a Cause - Special Needs - Amy Gunckel
scissors
Country Scents Candles Review
scissors
FREE To Join Direct Selling Opportunities - Work from home!
scissors
scissors
subscription box

scissors
Prepper Gear Box Sign up
scissors
budsie
scissors
topcashbackbutton
scissors
Ibotta-Cash-Back-App.png
scissors
pinchme free samples
scissors


Win Cash  Win Free Cash  
Win $50 Cash

No set expiration

MONEY SAVING DEALS

TIPS

Free Stuff

SPONSORED POSTS

COUPONS

Never miss an update. Subscribe today!
Connect with us!
image

Disclosure Policy

 
This website was created and owned by Ashley & is based in the USA. While sometimes we do have posts that are internationally and worldwide, this is not often. Our target audience is in the USA so please keep this in mind when using this site. Please note that Closet of Free Samples does accept forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions and/or other forms of compensation. Read More → WorkFromHomeAvonButton.jpg

Sponsored Ads