Feeling overwhelmed? If you’re feeling exhausted or emotionally drained, here are some of the fastest ways to recharge your batteries.

1. Take a Rain Check

If you’re feeling burned out, it’s okay to cancel any last-minute plans you have for the day. It’s important to prioritize self-care over social gatherings and meetings. This will help keep your spirit energized and feeling totally stress- free. Put yourself first, especially when it comes to your health and overall well-being.

Self Care Photo Credit: evgenyatamanenko (iStock).

Self Care Photo Credit: evgenyatamanenko (iStock).

2. Listen To Your Favorite Song

Refresh, recharge, and ease stress by listening to music. Play your favorite song on repeat and turn up the volume. Many recent studies have acknowledged the powerful effects of music and it’s ability to reduce anxiety and stress levels. Not only will this stress-relieving method calm your mind, but it will easily transform your mood.

3. Sleep More

The most obvious way to recharge your body, mind, and spirit is to sleep it off. Don’t deprive your body of sleep. Take care of yourself and make sure you are getting at least 7 hours of sleep per night. When you’re lacking sleep, you’ll find it more difficult to manage everyday stress and anxiety triggers.

Older Photo Credit: Choreograph (iStock).

Photo Credit: Choreograph (iStock).

4. Take a Coffee Break

Give yourself a break and not just because you deserve it. 9 out of 10 times taking a short break will leave you feeling re-energized and more motivated. Breaks are good for the soul. Go for a walk around the office. Meet a friend for lunch. Take a coffee break.

Coffee Photo Credit: WordRidden (Flickr),

Photo Credit: WordRidden (Flickr),

These simple tips will leave you feeling instantly recharged and refreshed – and remember tomorrow’s a new day!

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