WWMD: 10 Ways to Channel Martha in Your Daily Life

Steal a trick or two from the most productive and successful maven we know.

Photography by: Marcus Nilsson

Wake Up Early

Martha wakes up every morning to tend to her animals, including her dogs, donkeys, and chickens; she wakes up around 4:30 or 5 a.m. every morning! If you want to be make the most of your day, wake up early and get a head start on your work. Try it for a week or a month and see how much more productive you are!


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Up Your Insta-game

Have you ever scrolled through Martha's Instagram? It's incredible... She photographs every meal she eats, every place she visits, every bouquet she creates. She's an influencer! Social media is a powerful tool that you can use to market yourself. Identify your own personal style, and take the Insta-world by storm!


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Do More Yoga

Martha is a big advocate for staying healthy, and she includes yoga in her weekly workout routine. She usually does yoga in the mornings before heading to the office. 

Start a Blog

Martha edits her blog posts every single night to make sure a post is ready for the next morning! She shares everything that happens on her farm and in her daily work. She loves taking photos and sharing them on all of her social channels. What can you blog about in your daily life? Would you live it differently if you knew you had an audience?


Watch TV

Yep, that's right! It's totally okay. Martha loves her iPad, and she loves watching a show or two before she goes to bed. Wind down at the end of a long day with a show you love, or try one of Martha's favorites!


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Prioritize Your Skincare

Martha takes very good care of her skin. Over the years, she has found the right products that work for her. Take the time to find good, healthy products that work for your skin. Wash your face twice a day, and always take your makeup off before bed.


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Clean Everything... Twice

If we've learned anything from Martha, it is that maintaining a clean home is important in your daily life. Clean and organize your home so that you're always ready for guests.


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Trust Yourself

Martha built an empire by trusting herself. She wanted to become a tastemaker, so she did; now, she's celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Martha Stewart brand! Trust your intuitions every day, and set goals to keep you moving forward.