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Procrastination vs. Laziness - Part 2

With this blog I endeavor to be as real with you all as possible. After I wrote the last post, I think I came off as making procrastination vs. laziness look like a black and white issue. It is not like that at all.

I know in my daily life I make a very conscious decision about what I need to get done to get through the day. I know some days I could do a lot more and I push it off under the guise that I don't have time right now. I take the easy way out.

Then I have days I know what needs to be done and then I run into this issue. I just simply don't have enough time to get it all done.

Whether something else came up or I need more hours in the day to get it all done, it happens. I don't have much control over that and I simply have to accept it. I know I could stay up later or get up earlier to get things done, but I have learned the hard way that sleep is important.

So I simply let it go. I work 9 hours a day. My kids have ball games, school activities, homework, and needs that have to be met, attended to, and dealt with. That is what is important. Nor do I want to ignore the others that are important in my life who might need some of my time. Relationships are more important than a to-do list.

Not to say that I don't have a problem with procrastination. I have a major problem with procrastination that I need to nip in the bud. Next blog post will deal with how I have dealt with procrastination so far and what I plan to do to get past it.

Thanks for reading! Have a great day!


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