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How to Relax on Election Day

No matter who you voted for, odds are you need to take a deep breath and relax this evening. It's going to be a long night and once you've cast your vote, things are beyond your control. So why not take time to chill out and relax a little while you're waiting for the election results? I, for one, plan to pour a stiff drink and settle in on the couch with my honey. I'm willing to bet that many of you are finding it tough to relax too this election day, so I rounded up a few ways you can try to keep your sanity today!


Take a bath...Never underestimate the power of a hot bath, bubbles and candles. The combination screams relaxation. When I need to drown out the rest of the world, I escape to my bathroom and just take a beat to enjoy the quiet. That's dependent on the fact that the hubs can actually keep the kids quiet of course. Haha!

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Pour yourself a drink...These apple cider mimosas from Take Time for Style are not only perfect for fall thanks to the apple cider, but they seem fitting for election day night no? I'm certainly never opposed to poppin' corks. But then again, a good craft beer would hit the spot too. I'm not picky. Haha! And you can even enjoy your drink in the bath. Just sayin'.


Have a sweat sesh...If you don't think either of those ideas will work, get a little exercise in first before you try them. I've always found working out to be the ultimate mood booster. Throw down your yoga mat and lose yourself in your practice. We shared some great at home yoga tips that can help you get going! THEN after you're done you can try my election day bath/cocktail prescription for relaxation. Bwah!

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