Creating new habits isn’t easy. Here are six simple hacks that will make it a little easier. Schedule It And Put It On The To-Do List Sometimes we forget to do that new thing we were trying. Maybe we forget that we’re supposed to be having eggs for breakfast instead of a stack of waffles, or that we need to get that daily walk in. Schedule your new habits or make them part of
I’ve heard it said many times that creating a new habit takes 21 days. In fact, a couple of years ago I read Crystal Paine’s 21 Days to a More Disciplined Life and the 21-day thing worked for me, as long as I didn’t try to take on too much at one time. But what about forming bad habits? How long does that take? Well, unfortunately, not nearly as long. I love Doc Martin.
Are you a naturally disciplined person? I’m not. I’d rather sit in my recliner, reading a book, and drinking coffee than just about anything else. I’m naturally lazy. I procrastinate. I delegate (the real reason I teach my children chores at a young age). If it weren’t for God’s command to honor my husband, and therefore keep the house clean and kids happy, I would hang out in my pajamas all day and do