As adults, our weekends are filled errands, but our minds and bodies would rather relax. If you aim to have a productive weekend while still getting recharged, read on.
1. Do everything you need to do outside of the house on a Saturday.
This way, you'll only be staying in on a Sunday, making you physically well-rested for the coming work week.
2. Go somewhere other than the mall.
While we are aware that retail therapy can make a weekend fun, why not try something different to spend a laid back afternoon? You'll find new and esoteric stuff at food parks and curated retail pop-ups!
Visit: South StrEAT Gourmand Container Park, Wednesdays to Mondays, 4:00 to 11 PM, Sta. Rosa-Tagaytay Road, Silang Cavite
Visit: Row 101 Pop Up at Whitespace Makati from May 6 to 7, 2017
If you're from the north, check out The Yard at Xavierville and Underground Pasig! Alternatively, if you don't want to indulge too much, you may also explore the Healthy Choices Bazaar, happening simultaneously with Bonifacio High Street’s FITSREET 2017 from April 22-23.
3. Do errands first thing in the morning.
When you're done with house chores and you've settled the bills, a huge chunk of obligation gets off your chest, and your mind can finally be in a relaxing mode. Plus, you then become entitled to slack off since you've pretty much accomplished your #adulting quota.
4. Spread out clean-up tasks on weekdays
A clean, clutter-free house is a good environment to rest in, but you don't need to sacrifice your weekends just to spruce up your place. Allot at least 20 minutes of your day to finish a particular task. Here's a guide from PopSugar you can refer to:
5. Do what you love doing.
The best way to unwind and refresh is by engaging in an activity you love. You can binge-watch your favorite series, read a book, do yoga, bake a cake, do yoga, or even make your own ice cream! (Or do yoga?)