As the new year draws near, celebrations are starting to take shape, and there is undeniable pressure to attend the most lavish parties in the Middle East. But lavish parties and adventurous travels are not the only way to celebrate the new year, you can have an impactful new year by simply staying home. Yes and here’s how.
Movies are a terrific way to pass the time and provide a 2-hour distraction that can drastically alter our mood. Therefore, watching your favorite movies or TV shows can be a fun way to get into the spirits of the new year. Maybe something like Home Alone could easily change your mood and make you appreciate all the little blessings you have achieved throughout the year. Invite a group of your friends, dress comfy, prepare your favourite snacks and have quality time with your favourite people.
Call a loved one
Our relationships with other people have an impact on our lives, and it is critical to maintain some of those ties, particularly ones that we hold dear to us. Use this is an opportunity to catch up with loved ones you may have lost touch with.
Start reading a good book
Reading is good for both the soul and the mind. Starting a new book is like embarking on a new adventure that will transport your imagination to new locations while keeping you on the edge of your seat. Read a book and emancipate yourself into a new world whether it’s fiction or non-fiction.
Make a list of things you accomplished this past year
Recognizing your achievements is a great approach to keep yourself motivated to get through the new year and can help you shift the negatives into positives. It’s critical to keep track of your accomplishments and to immensely motivate yourself, no matter how small they may be, write them down. The little steps will help you achieve bigger things and the more you keep track of your accomplishments, the more confidence you’ll have.
It’s the new year, you may not feel like traveling, maybe you have work, whatever your status may be…staying at home in during the holidays sharing quality time with yourself or with loved ones can be a truly fulfilling experience.