Luxury is a way of life for the super-rich, but if you are reading this then chances are that you are probably not one of them! That isn’t necessarily a bad thing though because those that do not always live in luxury, appreciate and enjoy it the most. On that wise note, let us now look into three awesome ways to add a bit of luxury to our own lives, without going bankrupt in the process!
Make the Bathtub a Special Place
Some of the best and most luxurious moments of our lives are spent in or near water, but have you ever given enough thought to the good old tub in your bathroom? Well, it is time to make the bathroom a haven of peace and relaxation for you to look forward to after a hard day at work. Choose a bubble bath that has the relaxing scents of lavender, pine, peach or jasmine and then draw a bath with lukewarm water. Add 8 – 12 drops of your favorite essential oil into it and light a few seasonal candles to really set the mood with their soothing fragrance. Get into the bath and close your eyes to enjoy a bit of bliss and luxury right inside your home.
Learn to Cook Fine Food
Toiling in the kitchen doesn’t exactly sound like a luxurious lifestyle, does it? Well, it should because there are multiple advantages to this and they all lead to good things. Firstly, you will finally be able to afford fine dining right at your home because it’s a lot cheaper to buy the raw ingredients and cook the meal than it is to go to an expensive restaurant for the same. It might take you a while to get there, but thanks to YouTube videos and cooking websites, you should be able to cook good, luxurious food in no time. Secondly, you will improve your health as soon as you stop microwaving cold junk food and start eating homecooked meals.
Get a Large Screen TV and a Surround-Sound System
This one may seem like a big expense but it doesn’t have to be. You can get amazing deals on 70-inch (4K) or even bigger television sets online, especially on the slightly older models. The same goes for surround-sound systems as well, and if you play your cards right, it is possible to get a fantastic combination of the two, as well as an Xbox One X/PlayStation 4 Pro for less than $1500 – $1800 on Walmart or Best Buy! Considering the kind of luxury and cool factor it will add to your drawing room for the money, it’s a win-win scenario here.
Luxury means different things to different people, but to be able to take a long, relaxing bath, eat great homecooked meals, and watch a movie in the drawing room (which you have now turned into a mini theatre!) with family and friends are pretty much the things that would please most people, and you won’t even need to be breaking the bank for any of that.