Every April kicks off with a holiday some people adore, while others might call a it bit childish: April Fools’ Day. Pranks and practical jokes aren’t for everyone, but the celebration of fun is something we can all get behind. In the spirit of April Fools’, we’re looking at why fun is so important and how everyone can add a little fun into their lives.
We live in a world where time is money. Productivity reigns supreme, and anything unproductive seems like a waste. Things we do “just for fun” often get axed from our day-to-day lives. This is troubling because fun and play are important parts of being human. Denying yourself fun has been shown to be detrimental to your mental health. Kids learn a lot through play, and believe it or not, adults need play, too.
As an adult, it can be hard to give yourself permission to have fun. We have responsibilities, like going to work or taking care of our families, which require us to be more serious. But just because we’re responsible doesn’t mean we have to banish fun from our lives entirely. If you want to have a little more fun today, here are a few suggestions to help you get started.
Having fun doesn’t require spending a lot of cash or traveling across the country. When was the last time you played a board game with your family or made a picnic lunch? There are so many simple ways to spend your time doing something genuinely fun! If you need help thinking of fun things you can do this weekend, this amazing list might come in handy.
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Have you ever played Tetris on a skyscraper? Or seen an iceberg float by Australia? It might sound far-fetched, but over the years, talented practical jokers have proven anything is possible.
To having letting lose & having fun