4 Physical Ways to Increase Your Confidence Before the Day Starts

JOYFUL WAKE-UP!

No more snoozing, instead of hitting the famous button on your alarm clock, hop out of bed and get your day started. Don’t just drag your feet to the floor. O NO! You must do this with a smile on your face. Unravel from your duvet with an enthusiasm to begin your activities. Open the curtains, let the sunshine hit your sheets and bounce on your face with your early regimen.

Morning routines kick start the day, so why not begin it with a good one? Yeah we know we should eat a healthy breakfast, wake up early and brush our teeth but what about something a bit more exhilarating? Let’s break that habit of beginning the day with a to-do list and jump start our mornings on a high note that produces tons of energy.

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Only Positive Thoughts

Maybe it’s too early to turn up Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Marshmallow, Zayn and Kygo in the morning. If you’re not feeling music before you had your first cup of coffee, podcasts are a lovely alternative.

Podcasts are a new craze, kinda like radio without the music or commercial interruptions. Episodes will last from seven minutes to an hour with diverse content for every part of your life to help you become a better person.

Fill your mind your mind with good conversations from motivational speakers like Tony Robbins or Rachel Hollis. Need to recharge your business mindset? Listening to Julie Solomon’s Influencer/Blogger tips or Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran’s business expertise will jump start your day.

From a gospel perspective, Joseph Prince and Joyce Meyers help you navigate your walk with Christ. Hey, humor does more good than harm, try not to spew out your coffee while listening to Ellen On the Go.

Hit the Quan in Your Underwear

Keke do you love me are you riding? How many millennials did you see hoping out of cars to catch that beat and perfect shot to Drake’s tune? Whichever dance trend you choose, might it be the Shamoney, the Nae-Nae or my favorite The Quan, make sure you dance like no one is watching.

Not only does it free your mind and pump blood through your veins, dancing is so good for the spirit. Who cares if you’re off beat, embrace your body and let the energy feed your soul.  Brownie points for prancing around your room with a hair brush like your Queen Bey!

Walk on Sunshine

Don’t necessarily need to bust out a sweat for this one but morning walks are uplifting. I know some people like to work out early because it recharges their physical energy by releasing the feel-good component known as endorphins. Some form of exercise is healthy and beneficial in all areas of your life but what if you don’t have time to lift weights or run the treadmill? Not a big deal, just do something small and simple.

Set your alarm a bit earlier and make time to go outside. You don’t have to grab your running shoes but a 10-minute walk in your backyard or neighborhood will do the body good. Walking perks up your energy gets the muscles moving and removes stiffness. You begin to feel good and we all know when you feel good, you look good.

Even if you don’t have time to walk around your apartment complex, just stand outside on your balcony. Take a few minutes to enjoy your patio with your morning green tea and breathe in fresh air. Trust, you’ll automatically feel relaxed.

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Speak Your Truth

I’m all about speaking it into existence because words are very powerful. Reading my Bible, I learned everything you say will come true. If you say something is bad, it’ll become bad. If you say you can’t do it, guess what? You will not complete that task. Words carry a STRONG energy. It’s important we take responsibility in how we speak, re-framing our minds to only see the positive and speak the positive.

Choose happiness. Choose to see the light over the dark.

Since morning routines set the tone of the day, what better way to reinforce positive vibes into your life by speaking it over yourself. Feel free to point out the obvious, tell yourself how beautiful you look straight out of bed. Remind yourself today is going to be a good day. Don’t forget to acknowledge that every negative feeling and attitude can be adjusted with a smile. 🙂

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Overall, I hope these tips help propel your mornings in a positive direction. Whether your’re dancing, listening to music/podcasts, walking, sitting outside, exercising or personally I like reading my Bible, all tasks are great motivators to keep your spirit clean and get the day started on the right foot.

Which of the four activities to you do to add a little pep in your step in the mornings? Anything you would like to add, leave a comment below!

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21 Comments Add yours

  1. way to go… thanks for sharing

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    1. justnatonya says:

      Appreciate it ✌🏾

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  2. Bexa says:

    I love this post Natonya, your positivity and enthusiasm is contagious! Podcasts are such a great way to feel inspired and uplifted, I love that you suggested Tony Robbins, he is such a motivational guy. Morning walks always help me feel energized and ready for the day and yay for dancing! Thank you for sharing these fab tips, hope you are having a great day! ❤ xx

    Bexa | http://www.hellobexa.com

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    1. justnatonya says:

      O Bexa every comment you post makes me smile, I always get excited to read your responses ❤️ Yes Tony Robbins is legit, very positive and sends off seriously good energy. Glad you enjoyed this post 😁

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  3. I don’t believe in snoozing either, just one alarm and then up, you feel so much better! Loved this post! I definitely need to start listening to music more in the mornings again! B x

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    1. justnatonya says:

      Right! Just get up and go, get that joy to start the day off on a positive note 😁 Glad you like 🤗

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  4. I always listen to music while I’m getting ready for work. It really picks me up, along with drinking water. I have been trying to practice the whole positivity thing every morning. I do believe in the law of attraction and try to ensure that I’m staying positive. Everything happens for a reason 🙂

    Thanks for the tips Natonya!!

    xx, Des | https://www.itsbetterinheels.com/

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    1. justnatonya says:

      Music pumps me up too Des 🤗. I agree in believing everything happens for a reason, which helps me to see the positive in situations. Glad you stopped by!

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  5. Weird Louise says:

    Great post! One of the steps I do to boost my mornings is go for a morning walk. I love walking around my neighborhood and sipping on a cup of tea as I watch the sun come up. I always feel great aftwards and ready to start the day.

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    1. justnatonya says:

      That’s a nice way to boost your morning walk by adding a cup of tea to it! So happy you could relate to my post and suggestions. 🤗

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    1. justnatonya says:

      Glad you liked the tips!

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  6. I’m such a big fan of speaking things into existence! Great post!

    Jas xx | https://thoughtsfromjasmine.co.uk

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    1. justnatonya says:

      It’s such a cool way to feel like you’re in control 🤗

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  7. Batool says:

    This is such an inspiring post! Definitely will be using these helpful tips!

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    1. justnatonya says:

      So excited for you to try out my tips!

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  8. LOVES IT!! I want to get back into the routine of speaking great things to myself in the morning! That’s an incredible feeling 💜

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    1. justnatonya says:

      It’s an awesome way to set the tone of your day because you feel in control and you are creating a positive atmosphere, kinda like protecting yourself from the darts of the world.

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  9. These are such wonderful tips my lovely! I love listening to my music in the morning!

    Love, Amie ❤
    The Curvaceous Vegan

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    1. justnatonya says:

      Music in the mornings is so refreshing 🙂

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