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5 Life Enhancing Activities – Takes 5 Minutes or Less
We are living a life of stress and discomfort and it’s hard to change our mood when we are stressed. Here are 5 life enhancing activities that can help you change your mood in less than 5 minutes. All these activities will have a positive emotional effect on you and on those whom you love.
1: Watch or Read Inspirational Stuff.
Start with this one (Real Life Hero). Inspiration can have a positive effect on your life. Sometimes all it takes is a moment to change your mood and inspirational videos or articles can help you bring that moment to reality. So start reading some inspirational books or try to watch some good inspirational videos around.
2: Watch the Sunrise or Sunset with anyone You Love.
Don’t do anything else. Just sit and watch the nature and you will feel the joy with in couple of minutes. And if you feel comfortable enough, then you can slowly start a conversation and spend more time with your loved one. You know what; spending time is the best way to build a relationship.
3: Think about somebody and Write something about him/her; On a Paper.
When was the last time you sat up and wrote something about somebody? Not on your laptop or computer, but on a paper. If you say, its been a while, then try to write something on a paper, now! Writing on a paper has some positive effect on your brain.
In the case of learning cursive writing, the brain develops functional specialization that integrates both sensation, movement control, and thinking. Brain imaging studies reveal that multiple areas of brain become co-activated during the learning of cursive writing of pseudo-letters, as opposed to typing or just visual practice. Source: psychologytoday
4: Do something you have not done for a while.
For example; you can pick up a photo album and start looking at them. It will bring your old memories back. Alternatively, you can pickup your phone and call a random friend or a family friend or any body you like and talk. These activities not just enhance your life, they also improve your relationship.
5: Get your body moving.
Turn on the music and shake your body or twist it or jump around. Do whatever you want but make sure to get your body moving. Run or walk to keep your heart working faster, its good for you and you will live longer.
Remember, it’s not how longer the experience of happiness lasts that matter, its having many but small happy moments in life that matters a lot. Live life and love it. We hope you found these life enhancing activities helpful. If you did then please support us by sharing this article on social media websites like facebook and twitter or share this via email.