This year has arrived with a slower pace than usual. With the cold weather and many of us now staying at home, finding ways to prioritise your self care and find small pieces of joy are so important. Whether you enjoy DIY projects, reading, or exercise, we bring you some tips for looking after yourself below.
Spend some time making something that you can enjoy or send to somebody you miss. Our DIY candle tutorial is quick and easy to get the hang of. The perfect activity to do with the family, these candles wonderfully accompany a relaxing bath.
Have a Spa at Home
When it's not possible to go to a spa, bring the spa to you with 58's step-by-step guide to creating a relaxing environment. Nourish your body with hydrating, balancing products that will leave you feeling relaxed and energised.
Spending some time meditating and breathing deeply can help to ease anxiety and stress. The wonderful @barefootkerry has put together a meditation session which provides time and space to highlight any stress and discomfort we may be feeling.
Read a Good Book
There are very few feelings greater than curling up with a good book. Whether you love a novel or a piece of non-fiction, reading can help to quiet the mind and bring focus. If you are in need of some inspiration for your next read, we've put together a list of great books, perfect for a cosy night in.
Try a New Recipe
Spending time making a new recipe can feel so rewarding and relaxing. There's the excitement of trying something new, and the anticipation of eating something delicious at the end. Discover some of our recipes, and let us know what you try by tagging as #stylewiththought.
Discover more ways to boost your self care and battle the winter blues here