Mumbai, 23rd Sept: You rejoice and feel elated when you cross the final frontier Friday and enter the weekend. You have big plans and a vision to embark on a journey to accomplish a number of pending tasks. But with the advent of a late Saturday morning, you sort of start going easy on yourself. The soothing calm and quiet with no files weighing you down or bosses breathing down your neck. But the I-am-going-to-be-in-my-PJs-whole-day phase, sadly comes to an end. Boredom and the lazy eyed monster of lethargy creep in and take you on a guilt trip for wasting your weekend.
So, to save you from this malaise, we bring you a list of things you can do to shorten a guilt to some extent.
Finish reading that book
Go on and finally finish that novel that had you on the tenterhooks when you started it. Find out whether the handsome, rich guy scores that hot chick or not. Spoiler Alert! He always does.
Find out whether your favourite character dies or not
Fine! If you don’t like to read, we won’t judge you. But if you say you aren’t rooting for a character on a certain TV series, we will judge you. Finish that series that has been shrouded by the plethora of ppts and excel sheets. Find out whether Tyrion makes it to Mereen or not. Or if you’re a 90s kid, it would be a great time to revisit your F.R.I.E.N.D.S.
Explore your city
It does not matter in which city of India you live in. Each and every city has its own nuances. There are various nooks and crannies that you may have missed but can be fascinating. So set out and take the Road Less Travelled.
Ladies / Guys night out
When was the last time you saw your gang and went totally crazy? When was the last time when you guys did NOT talk about Mutual Funds, stock market, children or the household problems? Ring up your close mates and go paint the town red.
Drink in moderation or the hangover will be amplified 100x due to screaming children or the Monday blues.
Head out for a long drive
This is a great option for those who are tired and frustrated with continuous hustle and bustle of the city. Just fire up your car and drive away to the serene confines of nature. It is a great opportunity to relax, unwind and detox before you take the weekday challenges head-on.
The city is not just for party-goers or those seeking to explore the city individually. But, it has a number of things to offer for a family’s delight. Spend some time with your family and connect with them once again.
Move away from the usual dabbas and restaurant take-outs. Indulge yourself and gorge on some scrumptious delicacies that numerous restaurants have to offer. Try as many new cuisines and dishes that you can to appease your palate.
Visit the land of your dreams
Catch up on some of the precious sleep that you’ve been losing over meetings and deadlines. Let’s hope this helps you reduce some of those dark circles.
Our Honorable PM is running the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. But after 5 days of ignoring strewn clothes, articles and dirty laundry, you may have to launch a clean-up drive of your own.
Catch up on the news
Be it the ramblings of Arnab Goswami or an important piece about the GST bill, catch up on the happenings around you. This can also be the damage control measure to not to feel utterly useless after 2 days of hibernation.
Disclaimer: The above article is just for fun reading purpose. The intentions were not to hurt anyone.