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Take Back Your Mornings

Always frazzled in the a.m.? Find smart morning strategies, quick breakfast ideas, and other ways to speed up your daily routine.

Sleep Better

9 Sleep Problems, Solved 
Expert advice for anyone who tosses and turns at night. 

5 Sleep Strategies for the Allergy Sufferer
Dust and pollen allergies are often overlooked sources of sleep disruption. A few tips to help you make it through the night.

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9 Ways to Speed-Up Your Morning Routine

Getting your family up and at ‘em is no small feat. Follow these simple tips to start the day on the right foot.
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Real Women: How They Saved Time

Seven busy women explain how they reclaimed their a.m. hours and―yes―their sanity.
Photo: Susanna Howe

How to Make Your Hair and Makeup Last All Day

A thing of beauty should be a joy forever—or at least until five o’clock. Here’s how to stretch the life of your makeup, hair, manicure, perfume—and more. 
Photo: Greg Delves

17 Tasty Yogurt Recipes 

Get a dose of dairy morning, noon, and night with these versatile yogurt recipes. 
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Quick Breakfast Ideas

Pear and Maple Yogurt Cups

4 Quick, Healthy Breakfast Recipes 
A few minutes in the morning are all you need to whip up these satisfying, nutrient-rich meals. 

Oatmeal With Blueberries, Sunflower Seeds, and Agave

10 Oatmeal Recipe Ideas for Breakfast
These easy, inventive hot-cereal upgrades will give you new reasons to rise and shine.

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Before-Bed Checklist

Are your mornings too crazy? Use this list to check off tasks you can accomplish before bed to ease the morning rush.

  • Lay out tomorrow’s clothes. Check the weather forecast and choose the appropriate clothing. Don’t forget shoes, jewelry, and accessories like stockings and belts.
  • Prepare breakfast (and lunch) when possible. Prepping breakfast can be as simple as portioning out bags of fruit and nuts or placing pre-baked frozen muffins into the refrigerator to defrost overnight. Make sure lunch—whether it’s a sandwich, homemade salad, or takeout leftovers—is also packed up and ready to be grabbed and stashed in a handbag or briefcase.

    Related: 9 Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes

  • Set the table for breakfast. If you’re planning to have a sit-down meal with the family instead of a grab-and-go option, lay out all the plates, silverware, and glasses so you’ll have one less thing to do in the morning.

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