Relaxing Weekend
Relaxing Weekend

When the week begins and its Monday, the race of the working man has begun. He aims for the finish line which is Friday.
When the working day of Friday is finally over, they is a feeling of natural relief and happiness as everyone mostly put a smile on their faces on a day like Friday because it is the beginning of the weekend.

Most workers who are so much engrossed in work seem to have actually forgotten how to spend the weekend. They have a very low rated social life. They also believe the weekend is all about movies, chips or popcorn.

Bread winners most especially think that their only duty of life is to be the sole financial producer and nothing else matters. Work now becomes a social life to them automatically. Such individuals should learn to loosen up by giving themselves weekend breaks.

Weekend breaks that are spent doing refreshing activities is actually good health wise and also a mentally rejuvenates. It also helps us explore our lighter side. Taking breaks could inspire you mentally with new ideas and new innovations with fluid concepts in your kind of work or business.

Learn to take time off for yourself and spend it with your family as well as your friends. They usually are the best companions in life. Make your weekend breaks compulsory.

Eating and drinking should be shunned as the general idea of spending your weekends which is usually negative and also accompany mental and physical side effects. Yes movies are advisable to watch but do not make it a habit. There are lots of outdoor activities you can adopt to make your weekend worth while:

– Visit A Friend; Call a friend around and ask what he or she would be doing for the weekend. If the individual is free, you can both go watch a live game or go to the beach , get some sunshine and some natural air. Make friends there and socialize.

– Watch A Horror Movie; Watch a movie out of the ordinary like a horror movie that would keep you excited all night long. Try not to watch movies alone . Most workers are usually tempted to sleep off while watching movies alone due to boredom and loneliness. Watch movies with friends and families. It is quite memorable and fun.

– Avoid spending your weekend in the same routine all the time. Check the internet, tv,radio , calendar, social networks for any events that could be holding around your area during the weekend. You should spend time outdoors. It’s always interesting.

– Find ways to make new friends. You can never have enough friends. Having friends does not always have to be the opposite sex.

– Go Shopping; When was the last time you actually bought something for yourself? Spend some money on yourself. Buy yourself a gift , it must not be something that is of much importance, like a painting.

– Do something new and physically demanding like camping or riding a bike or dancing if your job is quite opposite and mentally tasking. People whose jobs are physically demanding should indulge themselves in mental creativity like art, video games, or writing poems etc.

– Volunteer jobs are not bad ideas either. You don’t have to get paid to do all jobs which is actually quite exciting and fun. Do something to help your environment and people around you who might be of lesser status than you are. You could make new friends easily this way.

This simple tips will definitely refresh your weekday when Monday restarts itself. I don’t think there is any task you will not be able to accomplish after having a relaxed and refreshed weekend.

By Haba Naija Contributor

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