There’s no better time to invest in your mind, body, and spirit with picks that will help you make space for quality rest, nourishing foods, and a revitalizing clean. Instead of new year resolutions, consider these 20 items solutions to inspire fresh new starts, whatever that means to you.
1. BUILD YOUR OWN SPICE TRIO | DIASPORA CO.
Spice up cooking at home with a few exciting new flavors. This company lets you choose three rich, authentic spices from India.
2. TEA CUP SET | POLS POTTEN
There’s something so soothing in the ritual of steeping and sipping a cup of tea. We’ve been reaching for the loose teas from Song Tea and stirring in a bit of raw manuka honey to help power us through the afternoon slump or help us wind down before bed.
3. THINGS WE LOVE SELF-CARE BOX | THE LAUNDRESS
Meet your self-care starter kit! With a soothing, essential oil-infused detergent, conditioning body oil, reusable travel cup, natural deodorant, and credit towards an essential oil diffuser, you’ve got everything you need to work a little more mindfulness into your everyday.
4. ORGANIC COTTON MESH PRODUCE BAGS | THE EARTHLING CO.
Load up on fresh fruits and veggies and whip up some nourishing new dishes from Food Food Food cook book by The Ranch Malibu that’ll help you eat and love the rainbow. Make some extra for a neighbor or friend, while you’re at it! (Now’s also a great time to clean out your pantry, so be sure to donate any appropriate items to your local food bank. Here’s everything you need to know.)
5. NIGHT GOWN | EBERJEY
Feel polished and pulled together without actually getting dressed with this silky, comfy nightgown that we’ve been wearing as a housedress.
6. THE VANISHING HALF | BOOKSHOP.ORG
Instead of getting lost in a deep social media hole, get lost in a delicious or educational new book. Pick one up from a local bookstore or shop on bookshop.org, which financially supports local, independent bookstores.
7. WHITES DETERGENT | THE LAUNDRESS
What’s more decadent than fresh, fluffy sheets? Washing with this detergent and No.723 Fabric Conditioner will keep your linens bright, stain-free, and soft… and may just lead to sweeter dreams.
8. CAPSULES | CADENCE
Keep your supplements (this skin-loving blend has given our dry, winter complexions a dewy glow) together with a chic little case like this one. They’re also great for stashing skincare or haircare when traveling or on the go.
9. ENLIGHTENMENT JOURNAL | ENLIGHTENMENT PLANNER
There’s a lot going on right now. Jotting down your thoughts, to-do lists, and goals can help keep your mind clear. This journal comes equipped with thought-provoking prompts to help you find silver linings and express gratitude—when you feel like it—which we appreciate.
10. WEIGHTED BLANKET | BEARBY
Allow yourself to take a nap sans guilt. The weight of this blanket helps us feel safe, alleviating anxiety and lulling us to sleep. Consider this a PSA that it’s okay to rest!
Learn how to keep your weighted blanket clean and fresh with our easy tips.
11. BATH DROPS | FUR
Take a long, luxurious bath and toss in a few of these hydrating, oil-infused drops to keep your skin from getting pruney. Throw on a radiance-boosting face mask and zone out with your favorite podcast or Ted Talk.
12. CBD RELIEF & RECOVERY ROLL ON | SAGELY NATURALS
Working out doesn’t have to mean clocking in a sweaty cardio session—some gentle movement will do your body and mind just as good. We’re fans of the free Yoga By Adriene guided yoga classes. Afterward, relieve any sore muscles with this muscle-soothing CBD oil rollerball.
13. FRINGED JACKET | BAREFOOT DREAMS
A velvety, winter white jacket that makes quick grocery store runs look extra chic.
14. SUPPORT BREATHE KIT | THE LAUNDRESS
Breathe in… breathe out. Taking care of your home can actually instill a sense of calm and make you feel put together. Our Support Breathe Surface Cleaner and Dish Soap, infused with therapeutic essential oils from Aromatherapy Associates like peppermint, tea, tree, and eucalyptus, are your perfect clean companions.
Save 20% on Support Breathe Kit with code NEWSTART until 1/31/21.
15. YOGA & MEDITATION BOLSTER PILLOW | AJNA YOGA
Bolster your meditation regime with this vegan, eco-suede bolster filled with recycled foam that’s large enough to comfortably sit or kneel on as you meditate and can also support yoga postures. Give Lululemon’s library of complimentary meditations a listen here.
16. SPORT DETERGENT | THE LAUNDRESS
Our detergent had a steep wait list because customers love it for washing their activewear and loungewear… aka the only things we wear these days. The unique formula preserves elasticity in stretchy garments as it removes tough odors and stains from perspiration.
17. HEALTH TRACKER RING | OURA RING
Get back to basics and go for a walk or ride your bike bike (keep score of your miles with a tracker that doubles as jewelry). We like to curate music playlists for different forms of exercise to make it fun. Keep track of your miles or heart rate with a stylish tracker like this one.
18. ORGANIC COTTON TRACK PANTS | THE PANGAIA
Don’t underestimate the power of a comfortable pair of pants for winding down. Another reason to feel good about them? They’re made from responsibly-sourced recycled and organic cotton mix.
19. ACUPRESSURE MAT SET | WTHN
Relieve tension without leaving home for a treatment with the ancient principle of acupressure; it's made with hundreds of acupressure points to promote relaxation and tightness.
20. SCENTED VINEGAR | THE LAUNDRESS
Find your fresh start with our top-selling Scented Vinegar. Infused with our soft rose, pine, and eucalyptus No.247 scent, it provides all the deep cleaning, odor-absorbing power of regular vinegar without the strong scent.
Learn 21 ways to use Scented Vinegar.