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The best morning routine for your return to the office

7 steps for a positive mindset

Written by Georgia Chappell

July 23, 2021

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So after spending well over a year in quarantine, morning routine’s aren’t a thing and it’s safe to say that everyone has fallen in love with working from home. So, if you are being pulled back into the office, try to have a positive mindset. The idea of 7 am alarms, a busy commute and a boiling hot cup of coffee aren’t exactly ideal, but there are ways of making your morning routine more aesthetic. Discover our fave morning routine hacks below.

We have rounded up some super simple tips to bring a calm vibe to your weekday mornings. Structure your day by building a morning routine to help you face your tasks ahead. So no matter how busy your working day is, these steps will help you hit refresh every single morning.

HOW TO NAIL YOUR MORNING ROUTINE 101

For all the information you need on your return to the office, check this article out.

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1. MAKE YOUR BED

Making your bed instantly shuts off temptation to get back in. This confirms in your mind that it’s time to start the day.

2. AVOID THE MORNING SCROLL

Scrolling through TikTok every morning is extremely tempting, but it’s absolutely trash for your productivity. If you’re gonna spend half an hour scrolling, you could just have more sleep.

3. CREATE A GETTING READY ROUTINE TO FIT IN YOUR TIME FRAME

Make sure you think about how long it actually takes you to complete every part of your morning routine, then add on a few more minutes. Because you never know when your false eyelashes might betray you.

4. Hydration is key

Girls, please keep yourself hydrated. You can always add a lemon for a touch of sweetness.

5. EAT OR PREP BREAKFAST

Eating a good and healthy breakfast recipe is always a good step to take. Whether you’re a fan of healthy overnight oats or are a sucker for bacon and eggs. Make sure you fill yourself up with fuel for the day.

6. DO ONE THING YOU ENJOY

Make your mornings worth it by doing one thing you enjoy. This could be yoga, catching up on Youtube, or listening to a podcast while you get ready. These small activities will have a big impact on your serotonin levels.

7. be organized

Monday mornings are always followed by a feeling of dread, so before you go to bed, create a list for the next morning. Take a look at your workload and make a note of everything you think you can get done that day.

WHAT TO WEAR FOR YOUR RETURN TO THE OFFICE

If leaving the sweats behind for workwear outfits is stressing you out, why not prep your office outfit the night before, that way you have one less thing to worry about. Need some inspo? We have you covered with our fave summer workwear outfits below.