emotional wellbeing Mandy Kloppers

Self Care You Should Be Doing Regularly

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You are not the only one who often feels stressed or overwhelmed. You don’t have to live with these feelings and let them run your life, though.

Instead, there are many things you can do to concentrate on self-care and self-love and to learn how to deal with stress so that you can be more productive and have more energy. Here are some easy ways to take care of yourself that you can start doing right away.

Plan An Active Way To Start The Day

Many people find that the morning is the most stressful and overwhelming time of the day, especially if they have a busy day ahead of them. But what you do right when you wake up is very important to setting the tone for the day, improving your mood, and taking charge of your daily schedule.

 

So, what should you do in the morning? You can’t use a “one-size-fits-all” formula because there isn’t one. You’ll have to try different things before you find the right morning routine. But some of the best ones are working out, meditating, writing in a journal, and eating a healthy breakfast. You get to decide!

Take A Bath Or Do Something Spa-Like For Yourself

How long has it been since you had time to take a bath? Can’t recall? Add relaxing baths back to your routine and treat yourself like you’re at a spa. Think about the benefits of adding bath salts or lavender oil to your bath if you want to make it even more relaxing.

Exercise And Stay Busy

It might seem like a bad idea to exercise to calm down, but it is one of the best things you can do for your mental health and overall health. When you work out, you lower your levels of inflammation, pain, and the stress hormone cortisol. You also cause your body to release endorphins, which are known as the “happiness hormone.”

 

Because of this hormone, you will feel what is called “runner’s high” and have a calmer, clearer mind. And don’t worry if you don’t like going to the gym. There are a lot of other exercises, sports, and ways to get fit that might work better for you, like walking, running, riding a bike, yoga, or even jumping rope.

Each Week, Learn Something New

Learning something new can help your health in a lot of different ways. When you learn something new, you keep your mind and body youthful, and you also boost your confidence and self-esteem. Also, don’t forget that taking classes and courses is a great way to meet new people! If you want to meet new people and make new friends, one of the best things you could do is sign up for a new class or training course.

 

Solo-Dates Can Be A Lot Of Fun

You should think about going on dates by yourself, whether you are in a relationship or not. This could mean going out for a coffee by yourself, going for a walk, having some quiet time with a El Mejor Vibrador, or spending time outside by yourself. No matter what you really like to do, going on a solo date once a week is a great way to spend time with yourself, get out of your comfort bubble, and boost your confidence. Start right away!

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio: https://www.pexels.com/photo/woman-in-red-sport-bra-putting-a-lotion-3775583/

Mandy Kloppers
Author: Mandy Kloppers

Mandy is a qualified therapist who treats depression, anxiety, OCD, PTSD, trauma, and many other types of mental health issues. She provides online therapy around the world for those needing support and also provides relationship counselling.

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