Updated: Dec 25, 2021
Have you ever had a bad day and decided to throw in the towel? A bad day can make you feel like giving up and waiting for tomorrow to come. However, a bad day can be saved. You really don’t get that many days over the course of a lifetime, so make the most of each day.
You have the power to turn things around!
With some effort and a little mental toughness, a bad day can be turned into a good day.
1. Learn to make a good day out of a bad day with these strategies:
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when you show yourself and little self love and care, make yourself more of a priority once in awhile
you can overcome these negative feelings
2. Relax. Sure, your day is off to a terrible start, but it’s not over just yet. The first step is to take a deep breath and relax. Slow down your heart rate, think a few positive thoughts, and regain your composure. Put yourself in the right frame of mind to salvage the remainder of the day. Breath in positive through your nose ,exhale negative energy from your mouth do this at least 3 X Breath in positive through your nose ,exhale negative energy from your mouth do this at least 3 X
3. Accomplish something. Get one little thing accomplished that you can check off your list. If you’re at home, make your bed or clean the kitchen counters. If you’re at work, send that email you’ve been avoiding. Give yourself a small success and a little momentum.Having things organized and decluttering your home will drive out bad energies.Be sure to keep your home looking neat, adding some plants or fresh flowers bring life into your home add this also.
4. Call a friend. Call a friend and share your
bad day. You want to call someone that will be encouraging. Avoid calling someone that will do more harm than good.Getting what's bothering you outside yourself is always helpful this is also why the breathing exercise is good for you as well.
5.Make a plan for the remainder of the day. If you want to salvage the day, you need a plan. Look at the time you have left in the day and decide what’s most important to accomplish. Make a reasonable plan to get the most important things completed before the day is over.or if this feels more overwhelming to you at this time do a little something for yourself like make a small purchase buying something you put off from before, sometimes throwing a bit of money at a problem is very helpful, you can even hire someone to organize your home so the energies are feeling good to you.
6. Be grateful. Gratitude can reset your attitude. When you feel grateful, you have a better perspective and can be more productive. You feel less
hopeless when you experience gratitude.Having gratitude is a major player in feeling better and changing your mind when feeling down and out, when you can really sit back and count your blessings you realize
things are a lot better in your life then what you realized a moment ago. You have so much to be thankful for and whenever you open your eyes to see that you know there's a higher power looking after you
7.Get some exercise. A bad day can create a lot of negative emotions. Those emotions create a lot of energy that needs to be burned off. Exercise is a great way to move toward feeling normal again. You can make wiser decisions
when you’re less emotionally stimulated.
8.Be proud of yourself for turning your day around. Allow yourself to feel proud as soon as you make even a tiny bit of progress. This will provide a well-needed boost to your mood, self-esteem, and progress.
9.Determine how you contributed to having a bad day. Some bad days are just random events, but others are not. Consider the origin of your bad day and brainstorm ways of preventing a repeat occurrence. Not all bad days can be prevented, but many can.
10.Make a plan for tomorrow. Choose to make the most of tomorrow. You might have some catching up to do. Or, you might need to plan a night on the town with a few friends. Make up for having a bad day by having a magnificent day.
11.Get a good night of sleep. You survived! Do your best to recharge your batteries and prepare for tomorrow. Hopefully, tomorrow will be much better. You’ll certainly feel better after a good night of rest.
Bad days will happen, but you don’t have to give up and pray for tomorrow to arrive. You can turn your bad day around and have a great day.
If your day is off to a bad start, be determined to still get as much from that day as you can. This is a valuable skill for anyone to master. Clear your head, relax, and make a plan for the rest of your day.