The Epiphany of Morning Routines

Updated on Feb 17, 2012
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Smash86
Smash86 on March 10
I'm guilty of hitting the snooze button a few times lol Currently trying to wake up earlier and having a better routine :)
vleschic
vleschic on March 01
Its funny because I started doing this getting up without hitting the snooze button and stuff like a month ago and....YES it really works..i get up at 5am and leave at 5 40, since i drive to school so its really nice beacuse this way i dont have to go speeding to get there on time and YES I also leave in a better mood!!
penelope204
penelope204 on February 28
I wake up at 5:30 and leave my house at 6:25. It literally takes me 50 minutes to get ready and if I'm lucky enough time to eat a quick breakfast.
mmbischoff
mmbischoff on February 27
I wake up a little before seven and leave at 8.35(ish). I usually spend the first hour eating breakfast and having coffee and writing back e-mails. Then I spend only about half an hour actually washing my face, getting dressed, doing my hair, etc... :)
Maria_Elyse
Maria_Elyse on February 27
You have a wonderful writing style- I love it! And I've really been thinking about this a lot lately...on weekday mornings I have to get up at 5:50-ish so I can be on the bus to school by 6:50. But lately (this morning included!) I've been getting up a good ten minutes earlier at 5:40. It really, really does do wonders to even have an extra 10 minutes. xo
deflorenflor
deflorenflor on February 23
You're making me think about getting up earlier, I'm always rushed in the mornings. I get up, wash my face, get dressed, put on some make up, have breakfast, and brush my teeth in 20 minutes. Maybe I'd like to have some more time, but I love sleeping!
thefeiy
thefeiy on February 22
thank you so much for this! so inspiring xx
Hqzou
Hqzou on February 28
:)
Natasha_Haute
Natasha_Haute on February 19
Interesting
sunonthebeach
sunonthebeach on February 19
very well written!
briannamiller9625
briannamiller9625 on February 19
I don't wear make-up either, and I pick out my outfit and make my lunch and get everything ready the night before, so that all I need to do in the morning is get dressed, eat, brush my teeth, and do my hair. This comes in handy, seeing as I have zero period and have to leave for school at 6:10. So having everything done the night before allows me to get ready in the morning, waking up at 5:20!
notsohum
notsohum on February 19
this article is good and true
weirdococo
weirdococo on February 18
i love this article! =)
triplethread
triplethread on February 18
I definitely find the earlier I wake up, the more alert I am when I need to be in class. I have all 8:00 AM classes in school, so this is definitely an inspiration to just get up and go!
Mishelle
Mishelle on February 18
this is a great story :)
blairbadge
blairbadge on February 18
I love your writing style. Very well done - And inspiring! xoxo, Blair
Hqzou
Hqzou on February 18
Thank you!
F4SHI0N
F4SHI0N on February 18
a good tip is to pick out your outfit and everything the night before-saves me lots of time
F4SHI0N
F4SHI0N on February 18
lol i wish i could wake up at 840,instead of 630
Hqzou
Hqzou on February 18
Sad isn't it? 8:40 isn't very early at all. lol.

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