When the computer quits all things change until the internet connection is renewed for the person. Meanwhile do not panic, but use the time spent online to read some good books and periodicals that you have been pushing aside. By doing some reading you just might be enlightened in some new areas the computer was not covering. Periodical reading will do that same expansion in your information knowledge. Reading of reading material will also relax the stress of the lack of your computer use for the length of time that is present. Your love of reading books might be renewed in a new light.
Nothing brings a person peace like the great outdoors. Taking a walk in your own back yard will entice you to work up soil for some planting idea you will get when this action is done. While you wait for the computer to be ready for you to use again, play in the garden. If you don't have a garden of your own, go visit a person who has a producing garden and enjoy that time as if it will add to your peace because it will. Another idea is to go to a landscaping place and be encircled with nature's best surroundings.
Now that your computer is not working for you, do the good things with that time that the lack of computer use is creating. Think of the people who could use a visit from you. Do some calling and find someone to have a valuable time with another person for their convenience and yours. Once you renew these face to face visits you might just put that into your life for a permanent insertion for a wonderful result. If your visits are not with people you know, go to the local rehabilitation center or Nursing home. Veterans would gladly invite a visit from you.
We all have to eat. Sometimes the menu is only thought about the last minute. This is not always the best outcome. While you are waiting for your computer to be up and running, construct a weekly breakfast, lunch and dinner menu. You will benefit so much from this kind of action, you might just continue this weekly meal planning. Along with the menu planning, your grocery list will be secondary to assist you in your household. Before you know it, your computer will be back for your use and you would have used your computer down time very well. Try this next time the computer fails.
Everyone has a drawer or closet that needs some attention. While your computer is not working well, or when the technician is taking care of your technology, use your time to clean the closet. You will have a win win. You will be spending time accomplishing a well deserved project of reorganization of your closet or drawer. When you begin one project like this, you will probably be tempted to continue with all your other closets to get more organized. Make a promise not to put everything back. Make a pile for the local animal shelter with donations they can use. You will devise other piles as you go with your closet cleaning.
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