The way you start your morning matters. Anyone who's ever over-snoozed and hobbled out the door with one pant leg on and no coffee in their system can attest to that. And, so will anyone who's had an adrenaline rush of productivity from the one-two punch of an early morning gym visit and a healthy breakfast.
Ahead, 10 over-the-top successful types (from a bestselling novelist to a CEO to some badass actors) give us the breakdown on how they power up their morning routines. Looks like every single second really does count.
Not to toot our own horn, but Refinery29's really got the whole party thing down to a science. Killer DJ? Check. Delicious cocktails? Naturally. Swag bags? Of course! At this year's Sundance Film Festival, we took all those things and added some special friends to the mix. One of our favorite films at Sundance this year read
Between the two of them, Brooke Baxter Bailey and her
husband, Jeff Bailey, have founded an underground performance-art space, a live-music venue, a piano bar, and a coffee-and-tacos shop —all in Williamsburg.
Their latest venture, however, has taken them Upstate: The couple have opened the Glass Mountain Inn, part read