While people, today, don’t often take time to relax, there are many routine activities that can be relaxing—and productive, at the same time. When people spend time working on a favorite hobby or occupation, they are usually content and relaxed mentally, and sometimes physically. These activities are productive, and are generally done alone, which provides quiet time from the busyness of the world. So, if you don’t have a relaxing productive hobby, start paying attention to routine activities that you enjoy, that relax you and create another benefit, as well—allowing you to better hear from God to prosper, spiritually. Following are productive activities that can be done while meditating on good thoughts for prosperous living.
In the hectic world we live in, it is invaluable when you find a productive activity that is relaxing. In addition to being relaxing, productive, and a time to be with God, an activity you enjoy is an indicator of your passion and the career or business that may be ideal for you. When you are in the market to find a job, look to a career that incorporates an activity that you find naturally relaxing.
Relaxing and productive activities are not only essential for adults, but children, also. Parents should help children gain an appreciation for doing essential routine activities and parents should help children discover at least one go-to activity that gives him (or her) a sense of contentment and accomplishment. Every family member should have a personal relaxing activity and spouses should respect one another and each other's time alone to relax in an innocent activity, like fishing, fixing cars, gardening, yard sale antique shopping, etc. So, be mindful of activities that relax you in your daily life.
©VC Edwards, 2017
What productive relaxing activity do you enjoy?