5 simple morning drinks for your health & strength
Every morning( or afternoon) you wake up, your followed routine matters the most. I have mentioned previously on my post, the importance of your morning routine if you want to change your life, starts from morning. Usually, we open our eyes and check our phones for about half an hour, eventually drag ourself out of bed and start our day.
Many of us aim to lose weight, want to be more productive, detoxicate our system or just to get a healthy and fit body. How do you do that? Well, you have to boost your morning. What you do in the morning and what you drink or eat, determines your whole day.
There are many things you can add in your morning routines, however, first start with adding a morning drink in your schedule, it will refreshen you, boost your energy and immunity.
- Apple Cider Vinegar with Water
Firstly, Its an ancient drink and this bad boy comes with a lot of benefits, not only it’s helpful to lose weight but it improves your digestion, lower blood sugar level, lowers cholesterol and improves your heart health.
Since it has an acidic taste, Please add only use 1 – 2 tablespoon in your drink. For better taste and result, add honey in your drink. Studies have shows, People who drink apple cider on daily basis, consume less amount of food as cider vinegar makes you feel full and so it controls your overeating.
- Lemon Water
Hands down, I love this drink. Lemon already has many benefits of its own. Drinking lemon water on an empty stomach gets your digestive stomach moving. does it help in weight loss? Hell yeah. It improves your skin as lemon has vitamin C which helps to reduce skin wrinkles, and protects your skin from UV exposure. You can drink a big cup of warm water with lemon since it tastes good, and you already know this, but water helps in hydration so it’s a win-win.
For the Best result to lose weight, Add Chia seeds in this drink.
If you are not aware of Chia seeds, don’t worry I got you covered. I have mentioned all facts and benefits of Chia seeds, here’ the link.
- Turmeric Water
Turmeric is the King of everything. In India, people have been adding turmeric in their curries and recipes from an ancient time. The spice has been used for medical purposes as well.
FUN FACT: In Indian Weddings, We organize a huge ceremony to apply Haldi (turmeric) to both bride and groom for Beautiful and glowing skin.
How can you add turmeric in your morning routine? You can add one tablespoon of turmeric in warm water. It’s a great drink to have these days as it improves your immunity and health. It promotes your skin health and it lowers cancer risk because turmeric is one of the best ways to prevent tumours caused by radiation exposure.
Add On: You can also drink turmeric milk, which speeds up your healing process and beneficial for joint pain as well.
- Ginger Tea
For all those tea lovers who cannot start their day without tea in the morning. TA -DAAAA
I present you ginger tea. It’s a great substitute for regular tea but with many gains attached to it.
Ginger tea serves many health benefits. if you face nausea and uneasiness in the morning, well ginger relieves nausea and motion sickness. Ginger has volatile oils, which have anti-inflammatory properties, helps in headache, chest congestion, colds, flu and menstrual pain as well.
It also boosts your immunity and improves your stomach performance. Ginger tea has calming properties that may help lower your stress and tension because of its strong aroma and healing properties.
- Green Tea
I think you will know the health benefits of green tea better than me. It’s very popular and knows as Fitness drink. It increases your metabolism and thus, helps in weight loss. it reduces bad cholesterol, thus maintain the ration of good cholesterol to bad cholesterol and it reduces the risk of heart disease as well.
I personally like my green tea with some lemon and black pepper. 2-3 times a green tea is good enough in a day. Anything more should be avoided and not only green tea but any drink for that matter.
Do let me know if you have any drink that does wonder for you.