We all go through hard times when we need to treat ourselves. Or when we're just having an off day, and we want to get our minds off of everything. You definitely don't need a reason to treat yourself though!
You don't need to be rich to treat yourself. It's more than possible to relax and not worry about money while getting what you deserve. If you haven't taken a break in a while, take this as a sign. Do it!
Here are 9 fancy things you can treat yourself to for under $55 in Kingston:via @eriinstewaart
The Boiler Room Climbing Gym // 4 Cataraqui St
It's a well known fact that getting physical exercise when you're stressed, or just in your everyday life will benefit every part of your life. So if you're looking to treat yourself, but also want to benefit from it, rock climbing is the perfect activity.
Cost: $25 with rentals included
The Annex Spa // 119 Princess Street
Everyone deserves a spa day, and when you do your research, you realize you can definitely afford to treat yourself every once and a while. The Annex has tons of affordable treatments that will leave you feel refreshed and relaxed.
Cost: $25 express manicure (30 min), $30 express pedicure (30 min), $55 massage (30 min)
Geneva Crêpe Café // 297 Princess St
Maybe you don't need a massage, but instead you just need a sweet treat. Something sweet and fancy you can treat yourself to is a crepe. It's light, but so delicious as well. Geneva Crepe Cafe uses local ingredients and seasonal produce, so you know that your treat is healthy(ier) for you.
Cost: $8.50 - $16 for savoury or sweet crepes
CHICdry Blowdry Bar // 350 King St E
Sometimes all you need is a blowout to make yourself feel better. It's always better when someone else does your hair, and it's something little that will make a huge difference. Obviously, this isn't practical everyday, but once a month will definitely do.
Cost: $36 for short hair, $47 for long hair
The Grand Theatre // 218 Princess Street
The Grand Theatre is a beautiful theatre in Kingston that stages professional and amateur performances. The performances range from theatre, ballet, modern dance, musicals, comedy and so much more. If you need to get your mind off of real life, there are always performances here that are not expensive at all and will relax you completely.
Cost: $15 - $55
Tango Nuevo // 331 King St E
You need a drink. It's fine. You don't need any other excuse except that! Sangria is the perfect drink, considering you can get a pitcher with a friend, or just for yourself. We don't judge.
Cost: $11 a glass, $29 a pitcher