Friday, November 8, 2019
26 Lists to Make That Will Help You Improve Your Quality of Life
26 Lists to Make That Will Help You Improve Your Quality of Life Lists make life more manageable. If youÃ¢â¬â¢re naturally organized, you likely already know the order and ease they can bring to the chaos we all face very day. If youÃ¢â¬â¢re not, and want to be, why not start jotting things down? Lists areÃ easy to make, easy to read, and make all the things things you want to remember more easier to manage. If you need to feel less overwhelmed, or just want to be more organized, here are 26 lists to make- some for work, some for fun, and some just to keep you sane.1. RecipesNo idea what to make for dinner this week? If you have a list of recipes youÃ¢â¬â¢ve been meaning to try, youÃ¢â¬â¢ll never be at a loss again.2. MoviesEvery get to your Netflix and completely blank on all those movies youÃ¢â¬â¢ve been meaning to see? Make a list! YouÃ¢â¬â¢ll never have to have the Ã¢â¬Å"I donÃ¢â¬â¢t know, what do you want to watch?Ã¢â¬ conversation again.3. BooksSame goes for the bookstore. Never hit the beach unprepared again.4. TV ShowsS ame thing as Netflix! Keep up with all the shows your friends have been recommending.5. RestaurantsNeed to pick a place to meet a friend or date? Keep a list of new places you want to check out.6. TripsNext time you find yourself with some accumulated time offÃ and some excess cash, have a list ready of things youÃ¢â¬â¢d like to see around the world.7. Cities/Countries to VisitIf you donÃ¢â¬â¢t have a specific trip in mind, but might like to explore a new place on the globe, have a list!8. Things to DoÃ in Your HometownEver feel like youÃ¢â¬â¢re not making full use of where you are? Make a list of cool things to do where you live- and never spend another boring Saturday on your couch.9. PasswordsNo matter what site youÃ¢â¬â¢ve completely forgotten your account information for, you have a list for that.10. Daily To-DosNothing is more satisfying than crossing these puppies off as you go through your day.11. A Ã¢â¬Å"DoneÃ¢â¬ ListMake a new list of all the things you did today as you do them. Then look back at the accumulated tasks completed and pat yourself on the back.12. A Bucket ListMake a list of all the things you want to do in your life, big and small. And start checking those things off!13. Short-Term GoalsThis should contain all the things you want to do this week/month/year.14. Long-Term GoalsSave those bigger things you want to do during the next 5-10 years for this list.15. Professional AccomplishmentsJot down everything awesome you do at work and every compliment you get. This one is great for a day when youÃ¢â¬â¢re feeling down- and even better for resume-writing time!16. Things You Want in Your Next JobKeep track of the things you notice that make you work your best and use that as your criteria on the job search.17. DIY ProjectsAll those things youÃ¢â¬â¢ve really been meaning to get done. Sweaters youÃ¢â¬â¢ve been meaning to knit.18. Home ImprovementLeaky faucet? Need a new rug? Write it down and hold yourself accountable.19. GroceriesNever be caught adrift in the aisles again. Keep a running list so you know you didnÃ¢â¬â¢t forget toilet paper on your weekly shop.20. DrugstoreSame idea. You need Q-tips but wonÃ¢â¬â¢t be going to CVS for a few days? Write it down. Otherwise you could forget them every trip for months.21. Wardrobe WishesNeed a new coat for the coming winter? A cute swimsuit for a vacation? Keep track of that stuff and youÃ¢â¬â¢ll save money by shopping only for what you know you really want and need.22. Important DatesRemember your best friendsÃ¢â¬â¢ anniversaries and birthdays and significant dates. Be thoughtful with the people you love most.23. Due DatesIf youÃ¢â¬â¢re forgetful, this is key to making sure youÃ¢â¬â¢re never caught without a project complete on time.24. Quotes Your LoveNext time you need inspiration, you can consult your list of quotations that really get you fired up.25.Ã Things to be Thankful ForRemind yourself how great your life is and how lucky you are . YouÃ¢â¬â¢d be surprised at how positive this can be.26. Things That Make You HappyNever be bored or blue again. Give yourself a reason to smile. Or fake it Ã¢â¬Ëtil you make it and it will get better soon.