Things To Do Instead of Watching TV

Are you looking for ways to change your habit of watching too much TV? Or may be you want to do something productive instead of watching TV? Here are the things you can do to avoid watching TV, as much as possible.

Things That You Start Immediately or Complete in Short Time

  • Put together a puzzle
  • Clean up your room, your house, your bicycle, house or anything else.
  • Play with your pet
  • Read a book or a magazine
  • Watch the night sky with your binoculars and identify different stars and their patterns
  • Invite your friend for a cup of coffee and a laugh. Or go yourself to your friend's.
  • Water the plants in your house
  • Play cards
  • Have a chit-chat with your parents, siblings on any topic of your or their interest.
  • Organize items in your wardrobe.
  • Learn a new food recipe online
  • Cook something new or different.
  • Take a nap

Things That Require Some Time to Begin or to Do

  • Go on a walk. Read about the many benefits of walking, here.
  • Go bicycling. Read about the benefits of cycling here
  • Go to a zoo, museum, a fort, castle or library 
  • Attend a seminar, conference, debate, speech of your interest
  • Go outside and play a sport.
  • Volunteer at a local charity, hospital or any other such places
  • Plan a tree
  • Earn Online. Read here an easy guide on how to start earning online through Google Adsense.

These are the things to do instead of watching TV. Hope you found these helpful. What else do you think can be the alternative to watching TV? Share your ideas in the comments box below.

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Incredible Facts about Pakistan

Pakistan is not what most people think how and what it is. It is one of the most underestimated countries. What most people think about Pakistan is totally on contrary to the reality. Just read some facts about Pakistan and decide yourself and comment below also whether Pakistan is really how you or other people always think it is?

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    • Pakistan is the 25th largest economy in the world. Out of 196 countries in the world, being 26th largest economy is not a little thing. This leaves anyone to stop doubting Pakistan anymore, however if you still have negative thoughts about Pakistan, read on ...

    • Pakistan is in Next Eleven - the list of eleven countries that have potential to become one of the world's large economies in 21st century. 

    • Pakistan Stock Exchange is among the world's best performing stock markets. Furthermore, Karachi Stock Exchange is the best performing market in the entire world

    • World's 20th largest and proven coal reserves are in Pakistan
    • Pakistan has world's 3rd (Biafo Glacier), 5th (Baltoro Glacier) and 7th (Batura) largest glacier.

    • Saindak & Reco Diq are places in Pakistan, which have world's largest gold mines.
    • Pakistan has world's 7th largest copper reserves.

    • Pakistan has world's 2nd largest salt mines - Khewra salt mine.

    • Pakistan is one of the top 5 freelancing countries. About 1 million freelancers in Pakistan work via Freelancer, oDesk and elance.


  • Pakistan has world's 2nd largest mountain, called K2. Pakistan also has 40 other mountains that come in the world's 100 largest mountains list.

  • Some of the earliest Stone Age artefact in the world, dating from 100000 to 500000 years ago are found surrounding Islamabad.
  • Pakistan enjoys all different kinds of weathers. Many areas of Pakistan gets both too much heat and also too much cold. Several cities have their temperature dropped up to -10 C, and on the other hand, several cities get heat of up to 51 C.

  • Pakistan is full of forts, waterfalls, culture, history, parks, lakes, rivers and archaeological sites, which are worth giving a visit. 


  • Pakistan Army is at no. 11 in the world in terms of military strength. 

  • Area wise, Pakistan is the 34th largest country in the world.
  • Pakistan is the 3rd largest country by population in the world, where English is spoken as a second language.
  • Pakistan is the only nuclear power in the Muslim world.
  • Pakistan has world's 7th largest pool of engineers and scientists.
  • Pakistan has world's largest irrigation system.

  • World's largest ambulance service is in Pakistan, called Edhi.
  • Gwadar is world's largest deep sea port in the world.


  • Pakistan is world's 4th largest user of mobile phones.

  • Pakistan's national anthem is ranked no. 1 being the best national anthem in the world.

  • Pakistan has world's highest paved international road - Karakorum highway

These were Pakistan facts. Maybe you never knew Pakistan is not what you always thought. Pakistan, in reality is incredible more than what you've read about it here.

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Easy Steps to Improve Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

People nowadays remain indoors, office or homes, for a big part of the day. Polluted air in our houses and offices lead to various negative health conditions such as stroke, lung cancer, allergic reactions, asthma attack, cardiovascular disease and more

Indoor pollution negatively impacts our health. Here are a few things you can do to improve the indoor air quality (IAQ):

  • Do not smoke inside the house.
  • Keep the gas stove properly ventilated
  • Reduce Clutter
  • Do not use carpets
  • Cover all the garbage bins
  • Remove all the shoes outside the house
  • Do not use air refreshers
  • Fix water leakages
  • Remove dust from all surfaces regularly
  • Install exhaust fans in the kitchen and washrooms
  • Use scented candles less

This is how to improve indoor air quality in easy way. By taking these simple measures, you can ensure fresh and oxygen-filled air in your home and office, resulting in healthier atmosphere and feel of freshness in your body

7 Interesting Facts About Bermuda Triangle

The Bermuda Triangle is a mystery. So many strange disappearances have happened in this area and the reasons for the disappearances are still only theories. No one has ever been able to confirm the reason for the strange Bermuda Triangle events that have occurred since centuries. The Bermuda Triangle is an interesting topic to read about, and here are top 7 interesting facts about Bermuda Triangle.

  • The Bermuda Triangle is also called 'Devil's Triangle'

  • It is called a triangle because it lies between Bermuda, Florida and Puerto Rico, in a shape that forms a triangle.

  • The Bermuda Triangle has eaten up 100s of airplanes and ships in last 100 years. Even the debris has never been found.

  • Columbus, while traveling over Bermuda Triangle in 1492 noticed that his compass stopped working.

  • Some of the several theories behind disappearance of planes and ships in this area include extreme weather, UFO, methane gas causing explosions in engines of the ships/aircraft, large water waves, and witchcraft
  • More than nine thousand people are missing who tried to cross Bermuda triangle.

  • The islands of Bermuda are given these names after Juan de Bermudez of Spain who claimed these islands in 1503.
These were Bermuda Triangle Facts, interesting indeed!
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