4 Tips to End Summer Well

While the season of summer still has more than a few weeks to go, the reality of summer is quickly coming to an end.  What’s a person to do with the last few remaining weeks of summer?

Try these 4 tips to end your summer on a good note!

  1. Sunset soaking blade of grassFinish what you started. Sometimes we find ourselves putting off the end of a project because we believe we’ll always have time “later.” Later never comes, of course, so the project never really ends. There’s no better way to feel like you’ve accomplished something this summer — no matter how big or small that something is — by simply finishing it up.
  2. Don’t worry, be happy. Many of us spend a lot of time worrying about things we have little or no control of, making our worry essentially worthless in the cosmic scheme of things. Sometimes the simplest activities can turn out to be the most enjoyable.
  3. Prepare now, so you won’t be overwhelmed later. How many times do we think, “Ah, I can study later” or “Ah, I can start organizing the things I need next week.” Then next week comes and boom! — It’s time to go and you’re nowhere close to being done. Organize yourself now for the next few months ahead.
  4. Don’t let it hang or simmer. Sometimes we do something over the summer months we later regret. Maybe we get into an argument, or ignore an invite to an event. Whatever it is you might have done, don’t let it keep simmering after the summer is over.

Adapted from: PsychCentral

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