Staying home has been an adjustment for all of us.
Here are a few ideas to make staying in just as fun going out.
Reinvent Yourself in 2021
If there is one thing everyone can agree upon, it is that 2020 was a year of change and unchartered territory. With all of this being said, 2021 can be the year to get life back on track and reinvent yourself. Set goals and think of new ways you can improve mentally and physically so you can be your best you this year!
Meditation is a form of self-care, it can help you become tranquil and less stressed. It is important to have an outlet to handle everyday stresses and find ways to nurture your mental health. If you have never meditated before, no worries! There are plenty of apps that can guide you through your meditation, like Headspace. As you find ways to better yourself this year, don’t forget to treat your inner self.
Cook Instead of Eating Out
Eating out is very convenient but nothing beats making a meal at home. In 2021, test out your cooking skills! Try to recreate your favorite dish from your favorite restaurant or look up some healthy recipes on Pinterest. This will not only be a better option for eating healthy but it will also save you money! By the end of 2021, you might become a pro in the kitchen.
Browse TED Talks
If are looking for new ways to stimulate your mind, TED Talks are a great place to start. TED has seminars and podcasts on just about everything. You can find relationship advice, information about new technological feats, or advice on how to be more productive at work. The categories and topics are endless, find something that suits your fancy and let your mind explore.
For many of us, each New Year has symbolized the beginning of a failure bound workout plan. If this sounds like you, don’t worry creating long-lasting habits is very difficult which is why our workout plans fail. This year make it your goal to find a plan that truly works for you! If you know you are not a morning person, don’t make plans to workout at 5 AM. If you know you don’t like to run, try pilates or bike instead. Working out is hard, so its important to find ways to make it easier for yourself to be active.
Create A Budget
There is no better time to start a new budget and spending plan for yourself, than now! Saving money is a great life skill because you never know when you might need some extra cash in your pocket. Lucky for you if you don’t want to do the math, you can use apps to track spending, like Mint. By saving money you can make a big purchase for yourself, pay off some of your debts, or put money aside for a rainy day. Having a little extra money will save you from stress and will put you on the right track for 2021.
Last week on our COVID-19 Activities Series we covered New Years Celebration at home, click here to check it out.