Things to Do in the Summer Holidays: Maintain a Summer Holiday Diary

Maintaining a summer holiday diary can be an awesome way to cherish summer holidays and other holiday memories in the years to come.  You can do this in a usual diary-like format and add memorable pictures.  You can also add little souvenirs of places you visited like fallen leaves, a tiny handicraft item, etc.  You can also include a summer holiday section in your own personal diary if you are already maintaining one.  In this way, your holiday experience will become even more enhanced and vivid. You will be able to write down your deepest thoughts and express your heartfelt emotions and feelings in the summer holiday diary.  If you enjoy writing poems, you can even write a few poems about any experience that moved or inspired you.  Maintaining a summer holiday diary will help you become more involved in … Continue reading

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Things to Do in the Summer Holidays: Read and Enjoy the World of Books

The summer holidays will give you endless hours to read and enjoy the world of books.  Do include it in your list of things to do in the summer holidays whether you are an avid reader or just beginning to read books like the Harry Potter series. Books can leave you spellbound and make you a more sensitive and deep thinker.  It can also broaden your mind and give you food for thought.  It can help increase your creative skills.  Books help expose you to a wide variety of thoughts, themes and experiences and can heighten your senses.  It can also help you to empathize with different characters and the conditions and situations that they are facing.  Books also help to increase your expressive skills, vocabulary and depth of knowledge and imaginative power.   The following is a lovely quote on … Continue reading

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Things to Do in the Summer Holidays: Learn Dancing

Learning to dance is a fun way to spend the summer holidays.  If you are keen about learning to dance, why not learn some dance steps this summer.  You may already have practiced a few dance steps by watching dance performances.  The summer holidays are a good time to take your dancing skills to new heights.  You should include learning to dance in the list of things to do in the summer holidays.  If you are passionate or dream about trying out some dance steps, then do not let the summer holidays pass by without learning to dance.  Apart from being an enjoyable activity, you will stay fit and also meet new friends who share this interest.  It is also a creative endeavor.  You can also learn to choreograph your own unique dance moves.  Dancing can leave you mesmerized at … Continue reading

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Things to Do in the Summer Holidays: Travelling and Visiting Places

In your list of things to do in the summer holidays, travelling and visiting places may occupy prominence.  We are all generally curious about the world around us and beyond.  Travelling and visiting different places will expand your horizons.  It will also leave you with memorable experiences and moments spent with your family and friends.  You will realize what a small world it is after travelling and also maybe become a little wiser.  You will witness different cultures.  You will also meet other fellow human beings living on this planet and be mesmerized by natural scenery, flora and fauna, museums, heritage sites, etc.  Travelling is not only an enjoyable experience but can also make you thoughtful.  It will give you practical education of things which you may have read about in textbooks or heard in the classroom.  The following are … Continue reading

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Learn Music this Summer

Music is a universal language of the soul that has a soothing and uplifting experience.  We can all remember many moments when we listened to a tune and were mesmerized by it.   We may have just hummed it even if we did not know what the words meant.  If you are musically inclined, then improving your musical skills is a great way to spend the summer.  You never know where your musical journey can take you.  Moreover, you will be spending wonderful moments just enjoying and also sharing musical moments with your dear ones.   Singing and playing a musical instrument are two ways of enhancing your musical skills this summer. Singing:   If you are a good singer, it is best to take formal singing lessons.  The summer holidays are a good time to enhance and improve your singing.  By going … Continue reading

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Health Tips: 3 Tips to Stay Healthy

The following are 3 general health tips to stay healthy.  Prevention is better than cure.  Instead of letting some silent killer or health issue disturb your life, it is better to take precautionary measures and stay healthy.  By giving priority to your health, you will also be able to enjoy life to the fullest and lead a life of meaning. Exercise:  It is very important to nurture and keep one’s heart healthy with aerobic exercise.  This can include 30 minutes of brisk walk per day, riding a bicycle, jogging, aerobic gym exercises, dancing, etc.  The Surya Namaskar and other yoga asanas also help keep all the organs of the body healthy.  Also, try to use stairs and walk whenever you can cover walk-able distances.  In addition, you can also play sports on a regular basis.  Make exercise a daily habit … Continue reading

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