Ideas for Selfcare in the Wake of the Election

If you're like most Americans, you may be in need of some extra self-care today, the morning after the election.

Here are some ideas on how to take care of yourself today:

  1. Go for a walk.
  2. Call a friend.
  3. Listen to music.
  4. Have a cupcake.
  5. Read a book.
  6. Take deep belly breaths.
  7. Sit down with an adult (or children's) coloring book.
  8. Buy a bouquet of flowers.
  9. Watch a funny YouTube video.
  10. Meditate.
  11. Write in your journal.
  12. Snuggle with your favorite furry friend.
  13. Meet a friend for coffee or tea.
  14. Unplug for an hour (or all day or week). 
  15. Make a list of beautiful things.
  16. Get a manicure or pedicure.
  17. Forgive someone. 
  18. Sit in nature.
  19. Read some positive affirmations.
  20. Do an anonymous act of kindness.

What would you add to this list? Comment below and let's support each other.