8 Morning People Share Their Waking-Up Tips

Oh, to be a morning person, to wake up each day feeling chipper and efficient, motivated and alert—what wondrous thing that must be. Though we’ve reluctantly resigned ourselves to our night-owl tendencies, it doesn’t mean we’ve just given up (though our affinity for the snooze button might indicate otherwise). The next best thing to being a morning person is learning how they operate—which is why we accosted interviewed eight self-identifying morning people at Byrdie HQ and asked them to share their waking-up tips. Some of them were to be expected (planning ahead seems to work wonders) while others were more surprising (we may be putting green tea ice cubes on our faces in the near future).

From fuzzy socks to dancing to records, keep scrolling to find out how to wake up like a morning person!