Even though 2020 has thrown a lot of curveballs, pampering is essential to health, both mentally and physically. It can give you the strength to keep going, fill you up, and refresh, and it adds a bit of a barrier to that next curveball (we all have them). These are three little things that can be added to the pampering ideas, to refresh yourself, and charge up your batteries.
Set aside some time to watch either a favourite movie or one you have meant to watch, this time is for you without kids or partner. Alternatively, some live streaming with your mates or friends. Make it a special time by enjoying a glass of red wine or a bowl of some yummy ice cream.
Set aside an hour to read, as a reward for doing something difficult or to unwind at the end of the day. By setting aside some alone time to read, it feels like a treat.
Keeping fresh flowers in a prominent place or a bowl of fruit in the kitchen or on a dining table, adds a little bit of luxury to the home. It gives beauty to your home, making you feel a little bit pampered in caring for your home. No need to break the bank, even a humble bunch of flowers or seasonal fruit in a bowl found at a thrift store can bring everyday beauty to a home, it’s all about personal choice.
Three little things to start giving you ideas to pamper and look after yourself, maybe put some other pampering ideas together, there are no right or wrongs here, just carving out some me time and space in your life.