Procrasti-baking 101: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Procrasti-Baking (noun): the practice of baking something completely unnecessary, with the intention of avoiding actual work (source)
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Put the phone down
Smartphone addiction is a problem that a lot of us grapple with. It’s an easy dopamine ‘hit’ that can relieve stress and boredom (source). In the last seven days alone, I have spent a terrifying 17 hours on my phone (thanks, Apple Screen Time, for that bombshell). I found this hard to believe. It’s more […]
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Should you be working on an assignment instead of scrolling through this blog right now? Is it possible that you’re… procrastinating? If you are, it’s okay. Procrastination of some form is inevitable, no matter how productive someone is. Sometimes we all just need a break from our studies, to relax and to escape the stresses […]
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I should be sleeping now, but I’m not. The reason is procrastination. More regularly than I’d like, I don’t get to sleep because I’ve put something off too long and have to get it done. I procrastinate on assignments a lot. I also do exactly the same thing for sleep itself. My thoughts go something like […]
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Tips For Pulling An All Nighter
What happens if you have a 4500-word assignment due the next day? There’s only really one option. I pulled an all-nighter last night. I still had a lot of work to do on this one essay, so there was only one thing to do. Well, there are two options really, the first being that I […]
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How To Complete An Assignment One Week Before It’s Due
I have an assignment due in one week and am notorious for a lack of time management. So hopefully some advice from the counselling service will be able to help.
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Just Do It!
Sometimes there’s a small thing to do. Just a little four-minute task that’s mildly important. Maybe I need to reply to a text or put something away. “I’ll get to it later,” I tell myself.
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Next Week For Sure…
So I have this grand plan to get everything in my life together. It’s not the first time that I had to postpone following through.
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Videos of Pressure Cleaning
When life gets me down it’s nice for videos of something simple and satisfying to pop up in my newsfeed. Like videos of pressure cleaning. That may sound a little weird and maybe it is, but there’s something really calming about watching these videos.
Lectures. Let’s chat.
So, I’ll be brutally honest here; I hardly ever go to lectures. And that’s not without reason. I work part time at a nine to five job, three days a week. I can’t live with my parents for personal reasons, and the job I have is in the field I want to enter when I […]
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