By now, most of us could probably spend hours lamenting all the unbelievably mediocre dates we've had. Dazzlingly romantic evenings aren't nearly as common, but TBH, that's part of the reason they feel so special when they do happen. If you're still on cloud nine from an epic date and feel like you're going to explode from the excitement, most importantly: Soak it up! But in the early stages of a new romance, it's also important to stay grounded long enough to feel confident that things will continue to move in a good direction. Empowering mantras to recite after an amazing date are a perfect opportunity to enjoy the positive emotions you're feeling, while also remaining mindful that things don't always work out perfectly.
Remaining balanced, even in the wake of an exciting new romance, also shows the person you're interested in that you've got the maturity and wisdom to know the future can be unpredictable — and regardless of how things turn out, you're going to keep living your truth. So, before you call all your besties to spill the tea about every last detail of your unforgettable evening, here are some mantras you can repeat out loud to stay centered.