When it comes to making a statement, tea has a history of taking center stage. From getting tossed into the Boston harbor circa 1773 to being used as an idiom for catching up on the latest drama—tea (and the spilling of it) has always seemed to create quite the stir when it comes to a conversation starter.
Whether you’re looking for a more energized start to your day or a cozy way to wind down, tea can also provide the best hug in a mug for your mind on many levels.
A fixed mindset is a belief that your intelligence, skills and talents are fixed, unchangeable traits. What this looks like in practice is not being good at something, let’s say gardening. A fixed mindset would find learning how to garden either from books, online, etc., to be a waste of time because there is a core belief that no matter what amount of effort is put into the task, we will never be good at it.
The type of mindset that you have will impact multiple facets of your mental health ranging from daily motivation and resilience to even a sense of self-worth.
Your kid’s ride to school cancelled last minute, what fun. You spilled your morning coffee all over your laptop, RIP. Some things are simply out of our control, but building a healthier mindset can make all the difference when it comes to rolling with the punches and coming out on top.
If you’re looking to give your sleep habits some much needed R&R, here are some of the best ingredients when it comes to getting more restful sleep.
Unless you were gifted with a pristine circadian rhythm or have a healthy relationship with sunrises, many of us struggle to wake up or feel energized in the morning. We asked our early birds what some of their tricks were for the best morning routine and are here to spill the tea.
Prolonged exposure to blue light can take a toll on more than your eyes. Take a gander at how screentime can impact mental wellness and what you can do to bounce back.
Self-care may consist of turning up the tunes loud and cleaning the house or cooking a meal. Whatever helps to boost your mood, a good playlist always helps.
Check out our "Good Mood Tunes" Spotify playlist and try not to smile, sing along and dance to these tunes.
Between all the hustle (and side hustles) it makes sense that self-care regularly gets shoved to the backburner so we can focus on our daily demands. However, that often comes at a cost for our mental energy and wellbeing.
Ever need a moment to just chill?
Turn on this Spotify playlist for the ultimate chill vibes and relax. You deserve it.
We’ve got an easy bedtime ritual laid out that works for just about anyone. If you’re looking for a cozy routine that includes healthy sleep hygiene and relaxing activities that actually unwind your mind before bed, this may be a good start.
Making time for yourself to recover after a long day is the first step toward developing healthy stress management skills. We have 5 stress-relieving habits that work well together as a holistic stress recovery routine.