3 things you should do before the day is over


I don’t plan to take up too much of your time today, but after much thought and discussion (with Chief, who ignored me and continued to take the stuffing out of his squeaky toy) I compiled a short list of things everyone needs to do before the day is over. Okay, okay… things everyone should do before the day is over. In no particular order:

Learn
Enrich your mind with a good book (if you’re a fast reader) or a good Wikipedia article (almost any of them will do). I can lose a good hour hanging out with the good folks at Mental Floss as they always have what might at first seem like useless facts until it shows up on Trivia Crack. Or look up a good documentary. HBO and Netflix have extensive catalogs and can be a good way to kill 90 minutes.

Laugh
Comedy is subjective, so I’m not going to recommend Kevin Hart’s latest comedy special or reruns of Arrested Development. I’d say both are pretty funny, however I still can’t find any humor in the Three Stooges. Give me the Marx Brothers any day. And if none of those options are available, surely you have a friend or two that can tell a pretty good Aristocrats joke. (Easily offended? Don’t look that up. You’re welcome.)

Love
Call someone up right now and tell them you love them. If that’s too strong of a word, then say you care about them. And I do mean call. Whether it’s on your smartphone (remember when all a phone could do was make calls?) or you’re shouting across the room, it’s important to cherish those you care about and to do it often. Don’t wait for birthdays, holidays, anniversaries or funerals to let someone special know that they are special.

These things shouldn’t just be done by the end of the day, but should be repeated everyday. It should be one of the cornerstones of a healthy life. How many cornerstones should life have? Please let me know. It should have at least 3. Make today great: Learn. Laugh. Love. Go!

Posted in Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,475 other followers
Follow the indoob! network on WordPress.com
March 2015
S M T W T F S
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  
Blog Stats
  • 32,302 hits
  • 179. welcome back, mrs kotter November 23, 2022
    Kortney is back! Journey in the woods to Kortney's nuptials. Sterling dog sits. A new Netflix documentary called "Is That Black Enough For You?!?" is highlighted as the BHF. And a few gentle space updates. Black Twitter is on Android and iOS and now has a gif button! Also, check out this article on the Black Twitter app's creator: https:/ […]
  • 178. how I spent my hiatus November 16, 2022
    A bit of a compilation of recordings from the past month since our last official episode including special guests and a movie review (but not the one you're thinking)! Follow Kortney on Twitter @iamkhinton, and Sterling on Twitter @indoob. Email us at indoobpod@gmail.com. Subscribe to the Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/indoob. Visit the Indoob Store […]
  • 177. big news in little rock October 19, 2022
    We're going on a short hiatus! Find out why in this episode!  Follow Kortney on Twitter @iamkhinton, and Sterling on Twitter @indoob. Email us at indoobpod@gmail.com. Subscribe to the Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/indoob. Visit the Indoob Store https://www.teepublic.com/user/tsterling and more at indoob.com.
%d bloggers like this: