February is all about love. But in the middle of picking out cards, candy, and roses for all your favorite people, one person always seems to be left off the list: you.


In the month of candy hearts and cheesy valentines, it’s even more important to show yourself some love. Self-love influences everything from who you date, to how you are perceived at work, to how well you cope when the kids test your limits at home. It’s beneficial to your mental health, so there’s no need to feel guilty about taking some time for yourself.

This month, plan to give some time, attention, and affection to the most important person in your life. Indulge in some serious self-care and get to know yourself even better. Here are nine creative ideas for how to get