How to Set Yourself Up for Morning Health
By Genevieve Cunningham
The mornings are hard for a lot of people. You don’t want to get out of bed. You don’t want to get dressed. You don’t want to go to work. If this is you, it may be time to take another approach to the morning. While it may not be your cup of tea, mornings are actually incredibly important for setting the tone for the day. If your morning doesn’t start out well, you may be unknowingly ruining the rest of the day too. But what can you do? If you would like to have the healthiest and happiest mornings, take a look at these tips for success.
Tips for Success
While there are many ways to create success in your life, a few of the best tips for a healthy morning include:
Go to bed on time - This allows you to get enough sleep, wake up on time, and thus be less rushed and more well rested when the morning rolls around. This can be hard for a lot of people, but by sticking to a routine, going to bed will get a lot easier.
Set your clothes out - Pick out your clothes the night before and lay them on a chair or a chest in the room. This saves you time in the morning, makes you feel less flustered, and takes a bit of the thinking out of your morning routine.
Pack bags and lunches - If you need supplies for work, pack them the night before. Do you take your lunch? Pack it and put it in the refrigerator. This saves you time and lowers the chance that something will be forgotten.
Plan breakfast - What are you eating in the morning? Go ahead and figure it out. You don’t have to cook it, but by knowing the plan, the morning will go a lot more smoothly.
Set your alarm - Don’t forget to set the alarm! If you have trouble waking up, set a few. But if you don’t set an alarm, you’re more likely to sleep in, more likely to be late for work, and more likely to feel rushed and anxious in the morning.
The mornings can make or break your entire day. Don’t let your day be ruined because you failed to plan. Instead, get on top of your mornings by beginning the night before. With a little bit of preparation, each day can start out even better than the preceding one. Give yourself a head start to a productive day and better health by using these tips today.
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