Work Away The Sadness

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Winter can be a sad time for many people.  It can be depressing when the sun does not shine as often and the daylight does not last as long.  Do you feel this way?  You are not alone.  You are among one of the many that suffer from the winter blues.  And, you could be among the few whose symptoms are severe enough to have a condition known as Seasonal Affective Disorder.  While you may feel SAD, sitting around will only make it worse.  Instead, start working.

The Value Of Work

There is so much value to be gained from working.  Typically work translates into money, which is helpful for survival.  However, work can be found in all forms.  Yes you can work at your job daily.  However, you can also perform work in other aspects of your life.  You can work around the house.  Perhaps there are projects that need attending to.  In addition, you can work to help others.  You can also work on a diet and exercise plan that will benefit you mentally and physically.  As you work, you will find that your mind will have something to focus on other than what is causing you to be SAD.

Lose Yourself In Work

Although you don’t need to become a workaholic, try to lose yourself in work.  If possible, work at maintaining a busy schedule that allows you to stay occupied throughout the day.  This way you are not bored or distracted.