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Do time wasters steal your precious hours and minutes? The following tips may help
you better manage your time.
Nashville, Ark. – Now that school is back in full swing with ball games, after school
band practice, dance practice, cheerleading practice, and the list goes on and on,
do you find there are not enough hours in the day? If you don’t manage your time,
it will be managed for you. It will be scheduled and stolen by others who need you.
In order to be at your best, you must learn to slow down and take time
for yourself. To sit on the porch and watch the sun go down may seem unproductive
to some – but if it leaves you rejuvenated and ready to give your all to a project,
then it is time well spent.
One of the reasons we don’t accomplish all we would like to is that we
allow time wasters to steal our precious hours and minutes. Some common time wasters
Learning to manage your time is a useful leadership skill. This and other leadership
topics are offered through the Extension Homemaker programs in Howard County. The
Extension Homemaker program is open to all persons regardless of race, color, sex,
gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital
or veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status, and
is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Call the Howard County Extension
Office at 870-845-7517 or visit our office located on the second floor of the courthouse
to learn more about EHC!
Here is a recipe to enjoy anytime of the year; however, it is especially
good now. It just makes you think of fall and cooler weather. This recipe has only
70 calories, 0 fat, 18 g. carbohydrates, and is high in fiber with 2 grams per serving.
Experiment with other fruits including pears and peaches.
4 cups thinly sliced, peeled cooking apples (3 to 4)
¼ cup water
3 Tablespoons firmly packed brown sugar
1 Tablespoon all-purpose flour
½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
Non-stick cooking spray
1 cup quick cooking oatmeal
3 Tablespoons margarine, melted
¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon
Yield: 6 servings (1/2 cup each serving)
By Jean Ince County Extension Agent - Staff ChairThe Cooperative Extension ServiceU of A System Division of Agriculture
Media Contact: Jean Ince County Extension Agent - Staff Chair U of A Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service 421 N. Main St, Nashville AR 71852 (870) 845-7517 email@example.com
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action institution. If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate or need
materials in another format, please contact your County Extension office (or other
appropriate office) as soon as possible. Dial 711 for Arkansas Relay. The Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to all eligible persons
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