We all know that the holidays can be a mixed bag. On one hand, there are parties and gatherings with friends and family. On the other hand, it’s also common to feel like you’re left alone with nothing to do. Whether you’re celebrating Christmas or Hanukkah, Ramadan or Diwali, New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day; We all want to make the most of our holiday season while still sticking to our routine.
Does this sound like you? Here are some ways for you to stay productive during the holidays:
1) Make a plan for your holiday party outfit in advance!
2) Set limits on how much alcohol you drink during the festivities.
3) Spend time with your loved ones in person rather than online.
4) Limit your exposure to social media by blocking certain apps on your phone.
5) Give yourself something to look forward to each day by setting small goals for yourself.
How to Stay Productive during the Holidays
The holidays are tough for many people. Between the bustle of holiday parties and the pressure to buy that perfect gift for everyone on your list, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed.
Don’t worry! We’ve got you covered with five tips to keep you productive during the holidays.
1) Make a plan for your party outfit in advance! There’s nothing worse than getting dressed for a holiday party and realizing you don’t like your outfit or can’t find it. Avoid this disaster by planning out your outfits ahead of time.
2) Limit how much alcohol you drink during the festivities. Holiday parties can be long and tiring, so make sure you pace yourself when it comes to drinking alcohol. That way, if you need to leave early or stay up late – like for work – then you’ll still have some wits about you.
3) Spend time with loved ones in person rather than online. The holidays are a time for family bonding, which means that social media should take a backseat (or at least be limited). Take the time to talk face-to-face with loved ones instead of relying on texting or social media chats to communicate with them.
4) Set limits on how much social media you
How to Stay Productive through Social Media
Social media has become an ubiquitous part of our society. Whether it’s Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, social media is used by people around the world to stay connected with friends and family.
However, social media can be too much. Too many distractions. Too much information. And too much time spent scrolling through your feed when you’re supposed to be doing something else.
Fortunately, there are ways to limit your exposure to social media so that you can stay productive this holiday season.
1) Limit the time you spend on social media
There will always be a reason to check in on your social media accounts. But it’s important not to spend too much time looking at them while you’re trying to get things done. This is especially important during the holidays when we’re spending more time with relatives and friends than usual.
2) Block certain apps on your phone
Some people find themselves checking their inbox for emails constantly throughout the day instead of focusing on other tasks because they know they’ll get alerts when new emails come in—this can often lead to distraction from what they were originally doing. Consider blocking email applications like Gmail or Outlook for periods throughout the day when you want to focus on other tasks without getting distracted by alerts about
Tips for Dealing with Alcohol
during the Holidays
If you’re looking for a way to spend less time with alcohol during the holiday season, here are some tips to help you feel good about your lifestyle choices.
– 1) Make a plan for your holiday party outfit in advance! The more time you give yourself, the better chance of sticking to your plan.
– 2) Set limits on how much alcohol you drink during the festivities. Whether it’s limiting yourself to one drink or staying sober altogether, it’s important to have a plan before going into an event where alcohol is being served. Remember, there are plenty of other things going on at holiday parties that can provide entertainment.
– 3) Spend time with your loved ones in person rather than online. Do something festive and fun with those around you so you don’t have as much time to spend scrolling through social media feeds.
– 4) Limit your exposure to social media by blocking certain apps on your phone. If you know that social media browsing will lead to clicking through an endless stream of pictures of everything that everyone else is doing, then avoid the temptation by blocking it on your phone temporarily. This will also reduce any distractions when trying to focus on work or family time during the holidays.
Methods for limiting your exposure to social media
Social media is a fantastic way to connect with friends and family, but it can also be a time suck. Instead of scrolling through your feed aimlessly, you can use these tips to limit your exposure.
– Turn off notifications on your phone or tablet. – Remove social media apps from your home screen, so they’re not as accessible when you’re bored. – Use the browser’s software to block social media sites for certain periods of time, like after 10 pm or on weekends. – Turn off your wifi connection during the day if you find yourself constantly checking social media sites.
These are just some ways to limit your exposure to social media during the holidays—and all year round!
Tips for setting small goals.
One way to stay productive during the holidays is by setting small goals for yourself. This can be anything from going to a yoga class, going for a jog in the morning, taking time out of your day to read a book, or even just sitting down and meditating.
This will help you feel accomplished and in turn, less stressed. When it comes to productivity, a little goes a long way!