I have been experimenting with a couple different morning routines, and they all have their pros and cons. I decided to share some or all of the ones that I can remember. If you guys have been looking to try something new to be more productive, I would suggest you start with your morning. The first 60 minutes of your day almost always dictate how productive you will be that day.
I usually start with making a green smoothie. I put kale, spinach, a banana, blueberries, and milk in the blender. Then I write in my morning journal, and then I write a blog post. After I have done this, I then proceed to work on my school stuff, and plan out the rest of my day.
Since my breakfast is not heavy, I do not get the breakfast lull or food coma, and I feel relatively clear throughout the day.
Ketogenic Tea/intermittent fasting diet
There was a time when I would not consume breakfast, and I would fast 12/14 hours a day. During breakfast time, I would make myself a green tea, or whatever tea I had( I had a lot of different teas), and put in a small scoop of coconut oil. While drinking the tea, I would usually be working on school or reading a book.
This breakfast is obviously super fast to make and clean. I feel super clear headed throughout the day. I did the intermittent fasting diet for almost a year, and it was great.
This applies to people that do not have access to gyms as well.
Since I did not have the time to go lift weights at a gym, I had to make due with what I had. . . the floor. I also was very limited in the time that I had to workout, because I was working like 12-16 hours a day in the fine dining restaurant. And so, my morning looked a little something like this.
As soon as I woke up, I did 50 push ups, 1 minute plank, 50 push ups, and another 1 minute plank. I would sometimes alternate with crunches. It was a short and simple workout, but luckily I had a good body to start with, and so this workout was more of just simple maintenance. Right after the workout, I would make myself a peanut butter and jelly sandwich(delicious), and I would drink tea along with it.
If you are taxed for time, and so you can not go to a gym, then do my workout. It should take less than 5 minutes. After about 6 months, people told me that my body actually looked better, so I guess the small workout can also produce great affects.
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It’s that simple,