10 Fun Self-Care Ideas For Mamas

By Angela Potter
www.drangelapotter.com

When you become a mother, you have to shift your perspective around self care.  Traditional ways of doing self care don't fit into your schedule very easily, especially when you have a newborn.

 

Here are 10 fun self care ideas for mamas.  Remember, the small things count!

 

1. Make yourself a warm cup of tea

 

2. Pick a different neighborhood everyday to go walk around while your baby sleeps in the stroller

 

3. Paint your fingernails

 

4. Light a candle in the evening

 

5. Have (at least!) one outfit that makes you feel wonderful

 

6. Take a shower everyday 

 

7. Keep fresh flowers on your windowsill

 

8. Hide some really good dark chocolate so only you know where it is.  And indulge once in awhile!

 

9. Buy a comfy pair of fuzzy, warm socks to wear at home

 

10. Get fresh air at least once a day