Quite often, day-to-day random things in life leave us tired, stressed, and on the verge of giving up. If you are a little too overwhelmed with struggling, do not let life get the best of you. Instead, practice some clever tricks to help you win life over. It’s certainly not magic, just a few crafty tips. After all, who wouldn’t want their day-to-day life suddenly getting a whole lot easier?
To help you in your battle against life, we have compiled a list of 7 genius, bite-sized tips that will shoo away all your troubles, making your everyday life easier.
Train Your Mind to Be Punctual
Being on time says a lot about you, especially at the workplace. If you are tired of getting the side-eye from your boss for being late, it is time to trick your mind into being punctual.
Schedule your day about 15 to 20 minutes earlier than the real-time and let the change speak for itself. If your office starts at 9 am, keep telling yourself that it starts at 8:45 am, and eventually, it’s going to start at 8:45 am for you. You know what they say; if you truly believe in something, it will happen.
Stop Making Excuses and Take Charge
Making excuses is a thing of the past. In 2021, you need to take charge of your life and set realistic and achievable goals, regardless of how impactful those goals are. It does not matter if you opt for starting small; a small goal is still a goal, and achieving it is just as satisfying as any big goal.
Keep a checklist with you to mark off the goals you achieve. With a positive attitude, you’re highly likely to check off big goals just as frequently as you check off smaller goals.
Had Enough of Your Cluttered Kitchen? Organize Smart
Once you learn the art of organizing, you will be addicted to keeping things organized, especially in the kitchen. Who doesn’t want a beautiful, presentable kitchen with utensils and sustainable chopsticks in their right place, pans arranged according to their sizes, and squeaky-clean plates displayed correctly?
Make your kitchen less messy by setting up your pantry in a way that you can see everything you have. Go for glass jars, bottles, and transparent containers instead of stacking unnecessary items. If you are unsure of what to do with the pasta lying around, put it in a pringles tube.
Want the Birds to Stop Pooping on Your Car? Don’t Just Wish for It, Work for It
There is nothing more frustrating than coming out of your office after a long day of work, only to find your car’s windows full of bird poop. A little guidance with homeardent.com, no bird will dare make a mess on your beloved vehicle again. After all, no one wants to clean that mess up, right?
Be smart and take charge. Don’t park under the trees, electric wires, and light poles. Birds enjoy congregating in such places to discuss their next poop victim. If you just can not avoid parking under the trees due to parking constraints, try not to use too much wax and polish on your car. Birds are more likely to poop on shiny surfaces – and that’s a fact.
Sleep an Extra Minute, or Perhaps 30 for Maximum Productivity
What if we told you that you were tricked all your life into waking up early to be productive? Yes, you read that right. Waking up early doesn’t necessarily mean having peak efficiency.
While getting out of bed as the sun rises may work for some, research suggests that sleeping an extra 30 minutes than usual can do wonders in helping you reach crowning productivity. So, add an extra 1800 seconds to reduce daytime sleepiness, fatigue, and lethargy and function at optimal efficiency.
Don’t Let Your Fear of Spiders Get the Best of You
Most of us are terrified by even the thought of spiders crawling in our homes. Regardless of whether you publicly own up to your fears of spiders or not, you must make sure they do not get the best of you in private.
Apart from religiously practicing keeping surfaces clean, place eucalyptus springs in the corners of your house or simply sprinkle some eucalyptus essential oils on surfaces. If you’re not too fond of the smell, opt for citrus peels or hedge apples instead.
Curb Your Children’s Messy Eating
If you have young children with messy eating habits, making it even harder to combat everyday struggles, we have good news for you: with a few clever tips, say goodbye to spending hours cleaning up after your toddlers.
Start by cutting their food into smaller pieces. Encourage your children to use their hands over a spoon or a fork, especially if they are not quite sure how to use it properly just yet. If they are still keen on using utensils, get them their spoon, even if you’re feeding them. Likely, they will just hold the spoon in mid-air, feeling achieved, while you get to feed them without frustration.
With just a little bit of patience and a fair few of our tips, you can easily get through the day without feeling overwhelmed.