Ask anyone in your life how things are going and you’re likely to get one answer: “Busy.” While living life to the fullest can be fun, there are often ramifications — neglected responsibilities, unhealthy diets, and forgotten dates and events, just to name a few. This is where trusty life hacks save the day. And for the busiest among us — those working several jobs, raising young children, students, and social butterflies — every little bit helps.
These nine life hacks will help you enjoy your oh-so-limited downtime with less stress.
Schedule your weekly priorities
Go beyond your standard to-do list and prioritize your tasks and goals. It’s natural to gravitate toward the easiest and quickest things on the list, but if they’re not a top priority, that won’t get you far in the long run. Choosing your top five priorities at the beginning of the week will help you manage your time better.