ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel
  • »
  • Business and Employment»
  • Employment & Jobs

The Best Way to Spend Your Off Days

Updated on July 17, 2013

Off days are those precious days you get to take a break from your daily hectic work schedules. We all wait for the off days to arrive soon, so that we can relax a bit and charge up for the heavy tasks waiting for us in the coming week. Off days need to be spent with care so that it could add some value to our life and this can be done by using the off days to do something that would be of benefit to us.

Saturdays and Sundays are always off days for me and actually in the early days I was really confused at how to spend the off days efficiently. I used to waste my off days without doing anything valuable and the only thing I did was to sleep, eat and watch TV. But later on I came to note that I was wasting a considerable amount of my time for no cause.

This feeling came to creep as a great regret to me as I used to spend a lot of my off days without doing anything valuable and finally I decided to do something valuable so that I do not regret on the time lost. There are many ways to spend your off days and here I would like to list few of them and I considerable these the best ways.

1) Spending time with your family
This is the ultimate way to spend your off days and it would be a totally great experience as it would help you to shed of the tensions that are related to your work and personal things. You can spend your time with your kids, wife, father, mother, sister or brother and can also share your various issues with them and get a good solution for them.

2) Cleaning Your House
We all consider that cleaning the house is the duty of the ladies present in the house and we do not have any business in that matter. But the fact is that we can do the cleaning activities of our house in the off days and give the ladies a much needed break so that they can prepare something special for us in the meantime.

3) Cleaning the Surroundings of Your House
Same as we clean our house, we can also clean the surroundings of our house on off days as most of the ladies find it difficult to clean the surroundings when compared with cleaning the interior part of the house. This would also provide some sort of exercise to our body and would also help to shed some extra calorie.

4) Helping in the Kitchen
For those who are interested in cooking, they can try their hand in the kitchen during the off days provided you are sure that the stuff that you cook is eatable.

5) Cleaning Clothes
You wife, mother or sister might be washing your clothes during the week days, but all the time they would not be able to clean all of your clothes. So you can take the off days to clean your clothes and relieve your family members for doing other activities.

6) Cleaning vehicles
Those having vehicles, the off days are the best time to clean your vehicles. Your vehicles might be dirty enough during the week days as you might be using them for getting at your work place and by the end of the week your vehicle become unidentifiable due to the excess amount of accumulated dusts. So take the off time to clean your vehicles and make it ready for the week ahead.

7) Doing a bit of gardening
If you have some space surrounding your house, then you can do some bit of small scale gardening. This is something really interested and you can plant useful stuffs which would give you some amount of vegetables for the cooking purposes at home.

8) Visiting religious places
Visiting religious place on off days is a mandatory thing, as it would help you to relax your mind and rejuvenate it for the coming week. It is something like recharging your tired mind and make sure that you allocate sufficient time for religious activities on the off days.

9) Visiting those who are going through a bad phase
There might be a lot of people around you who might be going through a bad phase of their life and may be facing many serious issues such as financial problems, diseases and other family problems. It is always better to visit them during the off days and it would really make them feel relieved from their tensions and you would also feel a kind of satisfaction.

10) Planning for the next week
Take the off days to relax your mind and plan for the next week ahead. You can plan all your career related activities for the next week during the off days and this would help you in performing at your work place in a much better way.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: "https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr"

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)