glow up weekly 04: self care day

hey frens! I am loving this fun series and I hope you are too πŸ™‚ today I’m going to be talking about self care and having a self care day. read on for freebies and tips that you can incorporate into your life!

if you’re new, check out the intro post to this series here πŸ™‚

setting aside a self care is a great time to relax, rejuvenate, and ease stress. I would highly recommend it! you can use it as a time to pamper yourself, work on hobby’s you enjoy but haven’t had a lot of time for, or destress and relax with nothing to do.

first you’ll need to set aside a day for self care. since it’s summer it’ll probably be easy since most of us don’t have a ton of commitments! once you decide the day, you’ll need to decide what to do. I wrote a list of ideas – select what you want to include!

☐ mani/pedi

☐ watch a favorite movie

☐ curl up with a book

☐ light a candle

☐ make tea/coffee

☐ face mask

☐ shower and shave

☐ go for a walk or bike ride

☐ do some yoga/stretching

☐ bake something yummy

☐ listen to a new podcast

☐ try a new makeup look

☐ clean your room

☐ journal about anything!

☐ catch up on all your favorite blogs and youtube channels

☐ delete social media for the day

☐ go to a new coffee shop or cafe and order something fun

☐ drink lots of water

☐ take a long, warm shower (and put a few drops of essential oil in before you start the water for a spa like feeling)

☐ take care of your skin/do your skincare routine

☐ write a list of things you’re thankful for

☐ call a family member or friend and tell them you love them

I actually posted a list of self care ideas a couple months ago, so check that out for some extra inspo!

obviously these are just ideas and you can include whatever you want!

time for FREEBIES!

today’s freebies actually are full of exclusive things not in the blog post (over 4 journal prompts with spaces to write your answers and a cute little checklist) so I’d highly recommend downloading them! the’re free with no strings/sign ups as always πŸ™‚ download below πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡

how do you incorporate self care into your life? have you ever done a self care day? let’s chat in the comments below (i respond to every single one!) πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡


10 thoughts on “glow up weekly 04: self care day

  1. Yes for self-care!!! πŸ™Œ Quarantine had given me more time for self-care, and one of my favorites is journaling and meditation. Thank you so much for sharing these and these lovely printables and prompts. This is a great post, and it had given me more ideas for self-care! πŸ’– Btw, congratulations Christina!!! I nominated you for the Sunshine Blogger Award. For more information check out my recent post:

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