Friday, September 30, 2016
Great Ways To Pass The Time Productively
As strange as it seems, many people often encounter situations where it is necessary for them to do nothing but "pass the time" - either because they are in the waiting room of the doctor's office or hair appointment, are on the subway on their way to work, or are maybe waiting at the airport for a flight - and because many of these people are unprepared to pass the time productively, they end up doing nothing at all; for this reason, it is valuable to know a few ways by which you can pass the time productively. Reading provides one of the best ways to pass the time productively; when you get in the habit of bringing along a book with you when you go to places where you will need to pass the time, you will be able to be entertained and/or learn new things during this down time, all while giving your brain a bit of valuable activity. Knitting is another great way for you to pass the time productively, and even though knitting might seem a bit silly early on, most people who pick it up find that it is something they thoroughly enjoy; you may find that this is the case for you if you pick up knitting, and if it is, you will be able to knit anything from scarves to hats to sweaters to blankets during the time when you would otherwise be doing nothing but waiting. And one of the great things about having a bit of down time is that it gives you an opportunity to interact with others - even perhaps others who are not around; when you have some down time and are just sitting around waiting, use this time to send an e-mail to a friend, or to call a family member, or even to write a letter to someone you maybe have not spoken to in a long time. When you are able to find ways to use your down time productively, you will be able to get a lot more out of this time - and of course, this will help you to get a lot more out of life in general as well!