Positive Lifestyle Changes
Daily Parliament Times (Adil Mushtaq): Whatever the case, it’s never too late to make a change to your lifestyle, no matter what time of year it is. Not only can a few small changes positively affect your health but they also open you up to new experiences. So, with that in mind, let’s forget the bad lifestyle choices you had made in previous years and instead focus on the positive changes you can make today.TV is awesome, and there is so much to watch, especially if you’re addicted to Netflix. Still, there is more to life than TV and do something different with your life. Read a book, learn a new skill, and get outdoor. There is so much you can do with your life other than remaining glued to your television screen continuously. If you really don’t want to miss a show, highlight the ones you want to watch and set yourself a specific time of the day to sit in front of the TV. Then, use the rest of your free time to enjoy experiences that are not confined to TV characters. You’re your life to the fullest. Start saying ‘yes’ m While there are times when saying “no” is necessary, there may be times when you need to say “yes.” Has your boss ever asked you to try something new at work, but you have said no, afraid you would make a mess of things? Later on, you may have regretted saying no, and wished you had the courage to reply in the positive. Therefore, perhaps it’s time you start saying “yes” today, taking risks and pushing yourself into experiences that may actually benefit you rather than hinder you. Eliminate Negative People from your life There are all kinds of people in our lives, and we can’t always avoid some of them. Close family and people at work are just two examples, and we have to get along with most of them. Still, there will be people in your life that you don’t need in your social circle. These are the people who put you down with criticisms. These are the people who shouldn’t have anything to complain about but who still wear you down with their constant woe. These are the people who gossip and lead you into trouble. If these people are getting in the way of your daily life and hopeful optimism, eliminate them. Find and stick with those people who make you feel good and support you unconditionally, and make sure you are a good friend to them, also. In short, don’t be that negative person yourself! Positive attitude Life is tough, we have the right to complain and cry, and that’s okay. However, if you always focus on the negative, and don’t remember gratitude for what you have in your life, you are going to become one of those negative people. If you need help, then ask for it! But, if you constantly find yourself walking around with a cloud over your head, and repeating negative patterns of thought, turn them around into something positive. Instead of saying “I’m useless,” for example, focus on what you are good at. There will always be challenges in life, but you won’t overcome them without a little positive action to make things better for yourself.Start to make the above changes today. While you may not see the results of these changes immediately, you should hopefully see a marked difference in your life with the passage of time.