7 Things You Should do this Weekend

Image courtesy of cd.history.com 1. Be a Pioneer for a Day Go somewhere new, whether it's a part of the city you've never been to, a outdoor festival or a nearby national park (there are more than you think), there's something special about venturing into the great unknown. 

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1. Be a Pioneer for a Day

Go somewhere new, whether it's a part of the city you've never been to, a outdoor festival or a nearby national park (there are more than you think), there's something special about venturing into the great unknown. 

Image courtesy of uah.com 2. Let Your Foodie Side Out All those restaurants on the Food Channel or in your lifestyle magazines may not have that dish you saw forever, you know, the one that made you drool thinking about it now. Treat your tastebuds to a lil' something special and plan a day dedicated to taste - end of summer festivals abound at this time of year. 

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2. Let Your Foodie Side Out

All those restaurants on the Food Channel or in your lifestyle magazines may not have that dish you saw forever, you know, the one that made you drool thinking about it now. Treat your tastebuds to a lil' something special and plan a day dedicated to taste - end of summer festivals abound at this time of year. 

Image courtesy of wordpress 3. Get on Your Bikes and Ride Road trips to a nearby beach town or country get away are easy, cheap and fun. Grab some family and friends and burn some rubber with these great destination ideas.

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3. Get on Your Bikes and Ride

Road trips to a nearby beach town or country get away are easy, cheap and fun. Grab some family and friends and burn some rubber with these great destination ideas.

Image courtesy of wordpress 4. Breakfast at Tiffany's Do you ever salivate over Pinterest's vast collection of brunch smut, because I do. Sunday brunch can be a great tradition to start or bring back. If you love cooking, challenge yourself with an ambitious recipe or if you need a little TLC after a late Saturday night try one of these top rated joints to sate your appetite. 

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4. Breakfast at Tiffany's

Do you ever salivate over Pinterest's vast collection of brunch smut, because I do. Sunday brunch can be a great tradition to start or bring back. If you love cooking, challenge yourself with an ambitious recipe or if you need a little TLC after a late Saturday night try one of these top rated joints to sate your appetite. 

Image courtesy of etinspires 5. Master the Fine Art of... ...anything. Pick a skill, any skill that you've wanted to develop and do it! Sound impossible? Try these hacks from productivity guru Time Ferris's TED talk for the big ones otherwise pick something you can do in a day, like the perfect omelet, or learning to drive stick. 

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5. Master the Fine Art of...

...anything. Pick a skill, any skill that you've wanted to develop and do it! Sound impossible? Try these hacks from productivity guru Time Ferris's TED talk for the big ones otherwise pick something you can do in a day, like the perfect omelet, or learning to drive stick. 

Image courtesy of Life Made Sweet 6. Break out the S'mores Who needs bears to make s'mores? Set up camp right in your backyard, or if you don't have one make an indoor fort like this one for a slumber party. Microwaves work just as well as fire pits - but keep an close eye as they can balloon up faster than you think!

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6. Break out the S'mores

Who needs bears to make s'mores? Set up camp right in your backyard, or if you don't have one make an indoor fort like this one for a slumber party. Microwaves work just as well as fire pits - but keep an close eye as they can balloon up faster than you think!

Kataria, a doctor from India, promotes laughter as a cure for physical, psychological, and spiritual ailments.CREDIT ILLUSTRATION BY RIYAS KOMU, AICON GALLERY 7. Feed your Soul According to many recent studies laughter (even at nothing) is one of the best inner wellbeing boosts, increasing our likelihood to do it again, which can only lead to an upward trend. So go to a comedy show, spend some time with your goofball friends or read some your favorite Far Side cartoons. One, two, three...! Get happy! 

Kataria, a doctor from India, promotes laughter as a cure for physical, psychological, and spiritual ailments.CREDIT ILLUSTRATION BY RIYAS KOMU, AICON GALLERY

7. Feed your Soul

According to many recent studies laughter (even at nothing) is one of the best inner wellbeing boosts, increasing our likelihood to do it again, which can only lead to an upward trend. So go to a comedy show, spend some time with your goofball friends or read some your favorite Far Side cartoons. One, two, three...! Get happy!