Habits are the biggest foundation that adds up to success in our lives. It takes time, but we now know that an old dog can learn new tricks. Our brain is a fascinating super computer. Habits tend to get ingrained and are challenging to switch up once they’ve been programmed. Let’s use starting a new hobby as a basis for building better habits.
Boomer from BoomersDetectorGuide.com suggests, “Start small and realize you’re challenging your brain with new things to do, research, a unit to find, and more. When I first got into metal detecting, I found it rather tedious — since it was all very new to me. Once you get through that pain period though, you build up a certain knowledge and expertise that’s fun to utilize. It takes time, but the satisfaction you feel later is super worth it.”