#6: Why So Serious?

July 11th, 2018 · 39 mins 35 secs

About this Episode

Adulting got you down? Need to find a way to relax that isn't crawling into a bottle of your liquor of choice and refusing to come out? Don't fret, this week Krys has a chat with Monica from the YOU WANNA DO WHAT?! Podcast about ways to increase the fun and lessen the stress in your life. Looking for fun date ideas? Yup, we have those too. [Episode Length:39:35]

WTFJamOfTheWeek: Summertime- DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

On this episode:

  • How Americans are loosing money by working too much
  • Why adults refuse to let loose
  • Work/life balance
  • Benefits of playing as an adult
  • Having fun on a budget
  • Tips on ways to relax and enjoy time off/have fun
  • Fun date tips

What are some creative ways you like to have fun? Join the conversation on your social app of choice (@wtfidkpod) and use the hashtags #wtfWednesday and #OwnYourIsh.

Catch up with our guest, Monica, on her podcast YOU WANNA DO WHAT?! available where ever you listen to podcasts or through her website at www.youwannadowhat.com. Follow her on social media at @youwannadowhat and @youwannadowhat1 (on twitter).

Tips for adding more FUN to your life:

  1. Go where your gas tank will take you
  2. Utilize cheap resources like megabus
  3. Try in small bursts to make new experiences for yourself
  4. Be willing to exchange material things for experiences
  5. Do something you’ve never done before
  6. Don't foreget about groupon and livesocial deals

Sources
1.The State of American Vacation: How Vacation Become a Casualty of Our Work Culture https://projecttimeoff.com/reports/the-state-of-american-vacation-how-vacation-became-a-casualty-of-our-work-culture/

Additional Reading

  1. Play Doesn't End With Childhood: Why Adults Need Recess Too by Sami Yenigun https://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2014/08/06/336360521/play-doesnt-end-with-childhood-why-adults-need-recess-too

Credits
Writer and Producer Krystal Chatman
Executive Producer: Melvin Robinson
Music: Andres Wallace
Guest: Monica Rivera