Winter is the perfect time to enjoy cozy moments indoors. The best part about winter is that you can crank up the heat without inflating the utility bills.
There are so many ways to stay cozy this winter, so let’s start by looking at the ‘must have’ essentials to make this winter extra special.
Candles are a great way to transform the look and feel of a room during the darker days and nights. Scented candles or melts don’t just fragrance a room, but add extra heat too plus the glow of the candles can make even the coldest of rooms look warm and inviting.
Winter is the perfect time to wear lounge wear. Nothing is more warming on winter evening’s than furry slippers, comfy PJ’s and a fluffy dressing gown. Lounge wear should be comfortable, easy wearing and warm so that it allows you to relax and enjoy quality time at home.
Oversized blankets are always my must have winter warmer. Whether your choice be soft fleece or heavy faux fur, blankets are a sure sign to cuddle up and keep warm.
Shorter days and dark cold nights allow you to relax and spend time reading your favorite books as you stay cozy this winter. A book can take your mind elsewhere and turn chilly nights into special moments. Whether you enjoy reading poetry, crime fiction, or the scriptures, a book is a must have essential for the winter season.
Immerse yourself into a world literary magic which will allow you to time to retire to bed feeling cozy and content. In the morning, you are sure to feel refreshed and ready to face the world.
Slow cooking is another practical way to make the winter season extra special. You can prepare delicious hot meals that are sure to keep the entire family warm and satiated using a slow cooker or Crockpot. A crockpot is ideal for tenderizing tougher cuts of meat. It handles low heat and slow cooking modes. The perfect time to create a winter stew with dumplings.
Indoor air quality can deteriorate during the winter season. Recirculated air can carry pollutants, mold spores, dust, and pollen. This state reduces the quality of air in your home.
Improving the circulation of fresh air by adding indoor air purifying plants throughout your house or buy an air purifier. This will allow you eliminate or minimize the health risks posed by exposure to indoor airborne contaminants.
What are your must haves for a cozy night in? Share your thoughts by commenting below.