1. Wake up earlier
Have your alarm set to 15 minutes earlier than you usually get up. That extra time will give you the chance to have a more productive and organized day.
2. Make a friend of yours smile
A great way to give your day a boost is o make a friend of yours smile. Send them a text and ask them how they are doing or send them an online funny video. This will help you feel more balanced – see here
3. Do some cleaning
A clear area equals a clear mind. Set aside some time, even if it is just 5 minutes per day to clean up your environment. It will put your mind at ease.
4. Make a diary entry
Writing things down can help you process your feelings and emotions. Set aside time every day to write them down. You will feel better instantly.
5. Smile at the first person you see
Don’t underestimate how powerful a smile can be. It doesn’t you anything. However, it can make a person’s day and leave you with a warm feeling also.
6. Go on a walk
If you are feeling worried or stressed, going on a short walk will give your mood a boost and help you calm down as well.
7. Look through some old photos
Looking through old photos is the ultimate way to boost your mood. You will feel nostalgic and bring back memories as well.
8. Do some laundry
It can be quite easy to put off doing laundry, but the feeling you get from doing something is a lot better for your mood than the negative feeling of procrastinating.
9. Listen to music
Listening to music can reduce anxiety and boost happiness. Put on a favorite album of yours and you will soon be dancing, smiling, and humming.
10. Light a candle
The flicker and smell of a burning candle’s flame can help you relax. Scented candles containing essential oils also can help to induce high-quality sleep.
11. Eat one healthy meal at least
It can be tempting to eat unhealthy snacks, but your mind and body will thank you if you eat one healthy meal a least with vegetables and fruit on a daily basis.
12. Do something nice for somebody
Whether you give someone a book that you don’t need any longer or you walk someone’s dog, small kind acts can really go a long way towards helping you feel a lot more positive.
13. Wash your dishes before going to bed
Washing the dishes before going to bed or after eat tends to be the last thing that you want to do. However, getting into a habit of doing this will make the next morning a lot nicer.
14. Put on a favorite outfit
Even if you are going to be home all day, when you put on some favorite clothes, your mood will be instantly be boosted and make you feel ready to take on the day.
15. Be sure to get enough sleep each night
Most people need around 8 hours of sleep per day in order to renew and repair their bodies, so be sure to get enough sleep so you wake up feeling energized and refreshed.