Difficulty getting motivated with Christmas deadlines approaching?

Rockin' Ruby Buscie
By Rockin' Ruby Buscie Latest Reply 2011-12-20 18:23:04 -0600
Started 2011-12-19 11:34:04 -0600

I'm having difficulty getting motivated while Christmas is fast approaching. I force myself to do things but hate it while I'm doing it. I don't have the time or the funds to see the doctor before the holidays are over. I know I need to snap out of it because we all know that deadlines and life just go on. That's why I force myself to do those unpleasant tasks. The problem is some tasks shouldn't be unpleasant and I'm still having trouble. Any suggestions?

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Old-n-Grey-n-Wiser 2011-12-20 07:38:28 -0600 Report

Ruby, I know just where you are cumming from, in the past I could not wait to get started on making gifts for Christmas, but as my health and finances are both slipping I have a hard time getting my rear in gear. I wish I had some suggestions for you, other than say don't let it get you too far down, watch a favorite movie or something that you enjoy and relax with.
Hope you find inner peace for your Holidays!

Just Joyce
Just Joyce 2011-12-19 19:04:00 -0600 Report

Ruby try doing the unpleasant tasks first and get them out of the way. I turn on the Christmas music and sing along and before I know it the unpleasant task is over. This makes the fun task that much more fun and I have done what I don't like doing.

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