HAPPY NATIONAL TRAIL MIX DAY! Trust us, you鈥檙e gonna need some protein from the on-the-go combo to make it through that VMAs hangover you鈥檙e more than likely experiencing. Though it might be a rough Monday, once you make it through you鈥檙e only a few short commutes away from the long Labor Day weekend. So check out five things your journeys to and from the office require this week to make M-F a catcake walk.

1. Stream The Weeknd鈥檚 New Album 鈥淏eauty Behind the Madness鈥: You may have been a low-key fan of this VMAs performer prior to his song on the Fifty Shades of Grey聽soundtrack, but with his new album not only will you be shouting your love and adoration for Abel Tesfaye from a megaphone, but you鈥檒l be demanding all of your friends give it multiple spins as well. From slow jams to intense R&B tracks this album will take you on a mental journey while you鈥檙e on that physical one to the office. Sidenote: If you haven鈥檛 had Carly Rae Jepsen鈥檚 latest album 鈥淓鈥O鈥ION鈥 on repeat, are you even living?!

2. Watch 鈥淟ittle Girls Help Women Get Ready for a First Date鈥: You know kids; whatever鈥檚 on their mind comes out hashbrown no filter, and we wouldn鈥檛 have it any other way. Check out this vid of young ladies helping adult women get ready for a first date. It鈥檚 full of serious LOLs, interesting makeup techniques and possibly some good advice.

3. Follow @ari_fararooy: If you鈥檙e in dire need of some AM-to-PM creative inspo, then this is the Instagram to follow. Visual effects artist Ari Fararooy makes his snaps stand out by taking unique photos with paint, in the desert and even just in front of walls with a common theme 鈥 never showing his face. Believe us, you鈥檙e gonna be hooked on this feed and wanting to snap your own versions inspired by his.

4. Subscribe to SketchShe: Let this Australian trio join your commuting routine to increase the funny through sketches, mashups and more. With a channel full of pop music dance parties in cars and adventures at events like Comic Con, you鈥檒l probably find it hard not to sing along with the ladies while also attempting not to roll around on the floor laughing out loud at their crazy antics.

5. Download Workflow ($4.99 on iOS): You are very busy, so make that life of yours more efficient with the help of this automation tool app. With more than 200 actions to help you in areas like your contacts, calendar, photo, social media, etc. all you鈥檝e gotta do is drag and drop action combos to create workflows that will make your job and personal life feel less stressed and more #blessed.

What else do you use to power through five days of commuting? Share those picks with us in the comments.