Face it—not too many of us look forward to the start of the week. The forced transition from fun and relaxation to the grind of the workweek can feel brutal at best. Add in the fact that—due to those two carefree days you spent away from the office—it is often the most stressful and busy part of the week, and it’s no wonder we all want to sob into our pillows when our alarms ring.
I’m not going to make a grand promise that you’ll ever learn to love Mondays (hey, do I look like Criss Angel?). But, there are a few simple things you can do to make them suck at least a little bit less.