Tag Archives: Productivity

How to Eliminate Distractions

How to Eliminate Distractions - The Guide to Staying Focused

While writing this blog post alone, I checked my phone, fixed the time on my clock, peeled off nail polish, wrote a job application and made my bed. When left to my own devices during a long winter break in which all of the “to-do” tasks are not mandatory, but rather tasks I have brought upon myself, I find it very difficult to conquer distractions. But, I’ve certainly gotten a lot better as of late. The ability to eliminate distractions is both inherent and learned, and there are a lot of things to be done in order to eliminate distractions without turning everything into a procrastination session. Let me explain…

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9 Productive Things to Do While Watching TV

9 Productive Things to Do While Watching TV - Productive Things to do while watching netflix // eyeliner wings & pretty things
I am the worst at extreme multitasking. If I’m reading an article on my phone and someone tries to talk to me, I will retain nothing of what said person just told me. Sometimes when you’re watching your shows it’s easy to curl up in a blob underneath a pile of blankets and feel overly unproductive. While there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that, there are plenty of productive things to do while watching TV or Netflix or your streaming service of choice.

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15 Productive Ways to Procrastinate

15 Productive Ways to Procrastinate

You know what feeling when you want to do something, but not the something that you actually need to be doing? Yeah, that feeling is tough. When this feeling hits and you feel like temporarily avoiding responsibilities, why not avoid them in a productive manner so you can at least feel some sense of accomplishment?

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10 Productive Things To Do During Winter Break

10 Productive Things to do During Winter Break // eyeliner wings and pretty things

Ahh, we’re finally free! Say farewell to the all-nighters and pages of double spaced dread. Winter break is the collegiate’s ultimate vacation. We get to enjoy an entire month (or more) of free time. There’s one problem with that: having too much free time can be a bad thing.

In order to avoid turning your winter break into an unproductive wasteland of sweatpants and messy buns, here are some productive things to do during winter break.

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