Sniff citrus: The association of mornings with orange juice may not be accidental. The perky scent revs your engines.
Start up the ITunes: Swap out gentle classical for dance beats to start your morning with a burst of energy.
Exercise: Whatever your movement of choice, a little body workout gets your blood pumping.
For more tips on getting your morning racing, check out Green Earth News' Natural Ways to Energize Your Morning.
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