How to Improve Yourself

Submitted by Myers Davis on Thu, 02/11/2021 - 11:09 am
Self Improvement

It is a new year and hopefully a new and improved you.  We should all strive to be our best versions of ourselves.  We must continue to chose to improve ourselves each and every day and that can be challenging as we try and manage our families, careers, and friends.

Take an Online Class

You can really improve yourself by learning something new.  Take an online class in any topic you choose that interests you and see how it improves you.  Many courses online are actually free and can be very important on your journey.

Learn a Language

Learning a new language can be exhilarating and can also help you tap into a new culture that can change your way of thinking.   When you learn a language, you open yourself for the ability to travel and really learn the ways of the people there and you can even gain new friends.

Learn a Musical Instrument

Just like a new language, music can open you up to a whole new world.  You can join a community who also play the instrument and it can be a way to express your emotions as well.  There are plenty of free tutorials online that can help you learn.

Read

Reading things is a great alternative to watching things.  Reading about historical issues and learning about new things can be a way to increase your brain power and open yourself up to new ways of thinking.

Exercise

You don’t have to do too much to stay active, but at least take some walks and try to be as active as possible as the years go on.  Exercise clears the mind and opens the lungs and allows you to get your blood flowing.

Eating

Make sure to eat healthier as you age.  When you are younger, you can get away with a lot more than when you age.  You must ensure you are getting your vitamins and minerals in your diet to keep you healthy.  You also need to make sure you are getting supplements for things not in your regular diet.

Positive

Watch positive media and shows that warm your heart. If you focus on the negative and you watch negative shows it can cause a negative attitude and can be very taxing to your health.  Look for things that are inspirational and uplifting and educational.

Rest

Make sure you are taking time for rest.  We are so busy these days with work, kids, school, travel that we don’t have time to be.  Find some quiet time to sit and relax and enjoy life.

Plan

Take time to plan your goals and make sure you schedule in time to complete these goals.  Having a plan that is flexible can get you a long way to your long-term plans.

Emotions

Take the time to observe your emotions and learn what you truly feel when you are sitting alone with nothing else on your mind.  Learn about what makes you happy and take that path.