Turn Your Morning From Good to Gold with Morning Rituals!

Turn Your Morning From Good to Gold with Morning Rituals!

The sun is new each day. - Heraclitus
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Are you a morning person? 
Sometimes I find it hard to answer this question because I’m as much of a night owl as I am a morning person!
As my chartered accountancy exams approach at a speed of 15 hrs/day, my mornings are half of the time groggy, unproductive and messy. The rest are, well, Gold! 

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Surprised? Let me tell you how:
To kick start a great day full of energy, I follow my morning rituals to make sure I leave no stone unturned to make it as productive as it can be. Morning routines are not just the foundation for your day, but also instil in you a sense of purpose, peace and a stronger foothold for the accomplishment of your day’s goals. 
At this point, for me, time is of the absolute essence as I do not have a single minute to spare owing to my exams. All my day’s hours are accounted for the day before and a little up and down in the same messes up the whole routine. So, to make sure that I follow the schedules I make, I try to wake up, at least, half an hour earlier.

So, here’s how I turn my mornings from good to gold:
  • Wake up at 5:30 a.m. to my favorite tunes.
  • Drink 1L water.  
  • Splash cold water on the face. 
  • Brush teeth.
  • Morning tea.
  • Exercise for 30 min. 
  • Do Yoga or Meditate for 10 min. 
  • Complete my morning schedule (study).
  • Breakfast, mostly cornflakes/chocos with milk.
  • Shower.
I have been following this schedule for a month now and this sure makes my mornings happening. 
Not only does it ensures a great start of the day, but also helps me put my time to the right use. I wrote this post in the morning using the extra time I had! 🙂

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General tips:
  • Wake up at least 10 minutes earlier. 
  • Drink lots of water and take a walk. These activities set the metabolism going and energises your insides, doing away with the drowsiness.
  • Drink tea/coffee. A little caffeine in the morning is a sure shot booster.
  • Keep your phone off-limits.
  • Instead of loud beeping alarms, set your favorite mild tunes. Snooze, you loose. 
Recently, I received this beautiful hamper from Colgate that has helped me all the more in making my good mornings gold. 
Contents: A dark gold mug, flask and a Colgate 360˚ Charcoal Gold Toothbrush.

Thanks #colgate360goldmornings


What is your morning ritual? Don’t have one yet? Set one now!
Share it in the comments!

18 Comments

  1. Love you'r blogs, they'r always so cheery 😀
    I'm still working on the idea of exercising more [ never seem to find the time :/ ].
    I will get there one day ……… i hope .
    Thank's for you'r time. :))

  2. Yes, you should. Maybe your approach is wrong. Try just two or three rituals at once. Inculcate them in your daily schedule and continue till the time they become a habit. Maybe it'll help! 🙂

  3. Waking up in morning gives great feeling! I sleep in these days due to lot of work and sickness but I love the days when I wake up early and feel better… Walking in the morning was my best routine till it broke due to my health. But still love it. Keep it up dear 🙂 WIsh you lots of happiness ahead.

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