Did you know that the average person watches over 30 hours of TV a week? Even if you used just half of those hours finding things to do instead of watching TV, you could probably accomplish something great!
Now, I'm not completely hating on TV.
I have my favorite TV shows and can sit in front of a TV for hours on end.
However, for the most part, the average person probably spends way too much time just flipping through channels or watching something that they probably don't even like.
We got rid of cable and even Netflix over one year ago (I recommend getting a digital antenna!), and it's the best decision we've ever made. We're able to save more money, we waste much less time on TV, and we've found plenty of better things to do instead of watching TV.
If you feel like you aren't accomplishing your goals in life or that you are always pressed for time, then you should first analyze how much time you're wasting each day, especially when it comes to how much TV you watch.
You may not even realize how much time you spend in front of the TV! [Read more…]