Last school year, I was a fairly average example of a high school student: if something was due Monday, I was sure to get it done by Sunday night. I might need to stay up until 1 AM and consume some sort of caffeinated beverage, but I'd get it done. Almost all of my student … Continue reading A Student’s Guide to Time Management
If you are a reader or you want to consider yourself a reader (like me) then you probably have a long list of books on your TBR (To Be Read list - it's a bookworm thing). Here's how you can get through that humongous list before you die of old age. 1. Take some books … Continue reading How to Read All the Books On Your To-Be-Read List
The only way to move forward is to take steps. If you are sitting in your life wishing and hoping that life would just get better for you... You're being silly. You'll never roll the dice just the right way from your seated position and magically succeed at life. You need to get up and … Continue reading Change Your Outlook on 2017
If it is possible for you to go take a walk right now and forget this post, go do that! Now onto the post. There are tons of benefits to taking walks. Here are a few I found via Google Search: Walking helps your heart. Walking helps you lose weight. (duh) Walking makes you happier. … Continue reading Go Take a Walk!
A few days ago, I was trying to figure out why I succeeded at building some habits and failed at building others. Why had some goals been practically effortless and others excruciatingly difficult until I gave up? For instance, this blog. In March of 2014, I wrote the first post and was very idealistic about it … Continue reading One Simple Tip for Those Building Habits or Working on Goals
Last week I wrote about the first "vague goal" on my list, "how to read more." This week, I will be giving my advice on how to exercise more. A long time ago, people needed to actually work in the fields or hunt for animals to even eat. This was a very good motivator for … Continue reading Addressing the Vague Goals: How to Exercise More