Take Care Of Yourself: 6 Self-Care Rituals

Take Care Of Yourself: 6 Self-Care Rituals

Be kind to yourself.

It's Valentine's month but don't wait for someone else to tell you how wonderful you are. Gift yourself indulgence and love; invest in your own self-care by fostering these simple rituals.

1 | Nourish Your Body

Adopt a healthy and educated attitude towards food. Browse cookbooks (or Pinterest!), find some recipe ideas, and indulge in a delicious meal cooked from scratch. Nourish your body, take care of it, be kind to yourself.

2 | Go On An Adventure

Visit a local art gallery or museum, or go on a walking trail. Even if it's a walk in the park (or around the block) get outside, breathe in the fresh air, and spend a little time outside.

3 | Pamper Yourself

Open those beauty drawers, put on a face mask, take a bath, and relax. Indulge in a little pampering with your favourite products. We love this easy do-it-yourself bath soak.

4 | Declutter Your Space

Ask yourself “does this add value to my life?” and declutter your space. Embracing minimalism in your life can help clear the mind and improve your mental attitude.

5 | Read By Candlelight

Or watch a film, play some games, listen to music - whatever you enjoy doing but never seem to have enough time for. Sometimes we forget to take some time out for ourselves. Light a candle and enjoy a little peace.

6 | Rest Well

Sleep is crucial for our health and well-being. Develop a night time ritual to help you to sleep better. Invest in your bedroom; make sure you have comfortable bed linen and spend a little time prepping the room before you sleep.

Take Care Of Yourself: 6 Self-Care Rituals
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Written by Sophie Davies

Sophie is a freelance writer and full-time jeweller. She has been writing about simple living and sustainability for over ten years; exploring simple living, sustainable style, and slow travel. She writes for a variety of brands and publications as well as her personal blog, A Considered Life.

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