Sometimes bright ideas just pop up in our heads, seemingly out of nowhere. When we feel open to fresh thoughts, we seem to rush in and come out only to be expressed in creative ways. But other times we feel stuck, like nothing brilliant can escape our minds. It’s as if they are trapped somewhere. We can all agree that mental flexibility and a positive mindset can work wonders for our brains. Easier said than done. But we’ve come to rescue you with these 5 ways to get your creative juices flowing.
1. Practice every day
Practice makes perfect, right? When you do something every single day, you will be able to form a habit. And what a better way to get more creative than make a habit out of creating something each day?
2. Read, read, read
Reading is one of the most relaxing and beneficial activity for our minds. It allows your brain to make connections and it keeps it sharp. try reading something for about half an hour each evening. You’ll see how much better and accomplished you’ll feel.
3. Brain games
Brain games are awesome. They stimulate your mind a lot and they also force you to look at problems from a different angle. Which is exactly what you need to start creating something from scratch.
4. Break the rules
We’re not referring to society rules necessarily. The most important is to try and break every once in a while the rules you impose on yourself. That’s the hard part. But it’s worth it if you want to get those creative juices flowing.
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This is an excellent way to stay physically fit but also mentally. You’ll feel refreshed and new ideas will spring to your mind much more easily. Try do some physical activity for about 30 minutes day for complete success. Your mind and your body will thank you!
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