Tag Archive | psychology

How to Make Your Head Work

In every intellectual activity, be it routine work or creative process, there are times when the head seems to become empty and not capable of generating ideas any more. If you feel something of this kind, you should use some simple techniques to restart your brain and make it work again.

If you feel that the solution of some problem refuses to come to your mind, occupy yourself with some other, completely different activity or make a deliberate break. On the background of your mind the options of the solution will be still generated and after a pause your head may come up with some creative idea. This method is useful in long night dead lines or when it is necessary to review your project completely.

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How to Turn a Drive into Fun

A long car journey will limit the possibility to move for a young child. Junior children are easily bored by doing nothing. Sitting and staring at the landscape through the window is more tiresome than doing homework. You’ll have to invent something interesting to prevent the young passenger from distracting the driver or behaving capriciously. That’s why it’s a good idea to pick up a large bag with the things which will provide the opportunity to captivate the child’s attention by different activities. Put some small stuffed toys, finger dolls, a plane, a kaleidoscope and a portable voice recorder.

Children are often tend to feel hunger during their travel. Offer them some packed food, but better not to give them candy or crisps. Think of cheese cut into small cubes or whole grain snacks. Rice rings are easily turned into an edible bracelet or a necklace with the help of a thread. Put one round your son’s or daughter’s wrist and it will be eaten with double pleasure.

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