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16 Ways To Get Your Brain Off The Internet

16 Ways To Get Your Brain Off The Internet

With all the information and distractions on the Internet, it can be easy to fall into the trap of being constantly plugged in. But it’s important to set phones and computers aside and take the time to appreciate the world around you. Life is meant to be enjoyed to the fullest, without the constant distraction of technology. Here are some ideas to get your brain off the Internet the next time you need a detox. You may even find an idea that will get you off the Internet before you finish this article.

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1. Go for a hike.

If you don’t live near mountains, take a walk. Either way, you’ll get to enjoy the fresh air and get some exercise while you’re at it.

2. Hang out with a friend, completely phone free.

3. Go for a drive.

The more scenic the route, the better.

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4. Spend time with your pet.

5. Try out an adult coloring book.

The designs are elaborate, and they help generate creativity.

6. Read a novel you’ve been putting off.

Drink some coffee while you’re at it, and you’ll have a recipe for a perfect afternoon.

7. Write a poem or two.

Use some of the creativity you unlocked from coloring.

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8. Play a sport.

If you don’t have a big enough group to play a pick-up game, opt for a solo activity like shooting hoops or running.

9. Cook a meal.

Try out a recipe you haven’t had the time to make yet.

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10. Do some yard work.

Plant a flower, mow the lawn, or weed the garden. The hard work and the sunshine will make you feel great.

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11. De-junk a room of your house and donate your collected belongings to charity.

Your house will get cleaner and you’ll be contributing to a good cause.

12. Listen to some music.

Really listen to it. Relax and let the lyrics take you to another place without distractions.

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13. Do yoga for fitness and stress management.

14. Play an instrument.

15. Check out an event happening around your town.

16. Babysit for a friend or family member.

Kids always have great imaginations and games, and they brighten up life.

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How else can you get your brain off the Internet? Comment below!

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