Feeling Frustrated? Book A Last Minute Break To Boost Your Mood

21 June 2017



Life has its ups and downs, but when those downs seem to be sticking around for a lot longer than welcome, you often have to take action to chase them off. When you’re working hard, stressed out, and even frustrated, you might be in need of a last minute break. But, if you’re a planner and you like to be organized in life, this can seem like a crazy choice to make. If though you know it could be all you need to boost your mood. So, instead of letting the downs stay down, work on bringing them up with a last minute break away done the easy way.

Step One: Find A Deal

First up, you’re going to want to find the right deal. This may seem like the hardest part to you, but it can actually be the easier. Head to your favorite travel website and get searching. Be flexible with your dates, location, and duration, and you’ll be surprised what good deals you can find to get you away. You’ll even discover that having an open mind will allow your last minute break to take you to a place that you never knew you wanted to see.

Step Two: Raid Your Closet

Then, when your break is booked, you’re going to want to decide what to take. Packing can often be a nightmare at the best of times, let alone when you have an impromptu vacation coming up. But, the easiest way to get around that is to pack a capsule vacation wardrobe. Not only will you be able to select items that work well together, but you’ll also be able to pack in record time and make sure you only take what you need.

Step Three: Go Shopping

If you find that you have some gaps in your closet, you’re going to want to do a small shopping spree to fill them. But, you may also need to shop for a few other things. Alongside the vacation clothing that you’re missing, you may need travel beauty bites, or travel essentials like medication, insurance, or luggage - so sort that now.

Step Four: Do Your Beauty Prep
When you think you’ve got everything together, it’s then time to start your beauty prep. Because when we go on vacation, we all want to look and feel good first, as well we when we’re traveling. So, give your hair a deep condition, get a manicure, a wax and a spray tan, and wear a face mask before you go to bed. That way, you’ll wake up feeling fresh and vacation ready.

Step Five: Relax & Enjoy

And finally, you’re going to want to relax. This break is all about kicking back, slowing down, and boosting your mood - do make sure you do all three. You’re heading off on a relaxing vacation, and it’s going to be great, so you need to make sure that you unplug your devices, forget about work for a while, and allow your mind to switch off - you deserve it.

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