A guide for comfort and relaxation


Surrounded by rush and the hectic environment, it can be really hard to focus. Some well deserved self-care is needed, but how? In the comfort of your own home, it is possible. In this post we”ll guide you through having a cozy evening in to relax. So sit back, grab a cup of tea/coffee and let us take care of you.

  1. Establish the Mood with Lighting: The secret to a cosy evening is to create a warm and welcoming ambiance. Instead of bright lighting, go for warm-toned, soft lighting such as table lamps, candles, or string lights. Your room will feel instantly cosier and more peaceful thanks to the soft illumination.
  2. Select Cosy Seating: Ascertain that you have a cosy spot to relax in. Make sure you have a place where you can unwind without feeling crowded or uncomfortable, whether it’s your favourite recliner, a luxurious sofa, or a warm corner with blankets and floor cushions.
  3. Cosy Throws and Blankets: For a comfortable evening, a stack of plush throws and blankets is a need. To provide cosiness and warmth to your seating area, layer them. To add a personal touch, use blankets with your favourite hues and textures.
  4. Stock up on Comfort Food: Comfort food is the epitome of a relaxing evening. Make or get your favourite comfort meals, such as mac and cheese, pizza, or a thick soup. Remember to keep some hot drinks on hand, such as tea, hot chocolate, or a glass of wine.
  5. Make a Calm Playlist: Music can help create the perfect atmosphere for a cosy evening. Make a playlist with your favourite instrumental or calming tracks. Streaming services that provide carefully selected playlists for relaxation are another option.
  6. Movie or TV programme Marathon: Having a movie or TV programme marathon will make the evening more relaxed and informal. To really enjoy the cinematic experience, choose a show or movie that you enjoy, and don’t forget to bring popcorn and refreshments.
  7. Treat Yourself: During your comfortable evening, give yourself some time and attention. Use your preferred bath oils or salts, light some scented candles, and run a warm bath. After that, put on your cosiest slippers and pyjamas.
  8. Finally, try to unplug from your electronic devices. To truly live in the present, put your laptop, phone, and other screens away. This will enable you to lose yourself in the comfortable environment you’ve built.

Now go and enjoy!

Looking to host your own event or simply want to know more about the services Urban Food Fest can provide? Please send an e-mail to events@urbanfoodfest.com or ring 020 7563 3021 to speak to a member of our team!