What is your de-stress? - page 2

The last few postings I've seen for the last couple days are highly stress influenced. And why not? We're in one of the most stressful/pressured positions of work. So I thought for fun, I'd get some... Read More

  1. by   Sonjailana
    Petting the cat
    Calling my mom to whine (we have an open post work whine policy..it works well)
    Taking a bath
    Reading a goood book
    Drinking a beer
    Spraying things in the yard with the hose
    Zumba
    Reading blogs
  2. by   jones.rn
    It used to be eating Reese's Fastbreak... Now I'm beginning to love running
  3. by   JacknSweetpea
    Booze and nookie with my hot husband!!
  4. by   Staragate
    I contact juggle. It's like meditation in that I can't think about anything else or I drop it. When I do something really cool (especially on accident) it makes my day. If I'm wound up, it melts the stress away.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZhhuIBLJsY0
  5. by   smily nurse
    weekly visits to my chiropractor.... good for the back also
  6. by   DarkBluePhoenix
    Running
  7. by   greenfiremajick
    At the same time?? That could be dangerous!!!



    Quote from tobesmartt
    Oh ...and a glass of wine. *wine
  8. by   hopefulwhoop
    Sleep. A lot of sleep. And running.
  9. by   sMoLsNurse
    Quote from gentlegiver
    I agree, but, I play WoW (World of Warcraft). It's so relaxing sending my saber tooth cat out to kill something, oh, and I'm hitting them with arrows.
    WoW is how i destress too hehe.
  10. by   iNurseUK
    Sims 3 is my 'puter poison of choice. I get so worked up about the ****-poor programming and stupid glitches that I forget all about work
  11. by   AgentBeast
    Firearms and beer.
  12. by   FancypantsRN
    Guess I'm not alone with the video games - my husband and I play co-op games, that's how we both relax. I would love to say that running was how I destressed. I tried it once, made it about 2 blocks and gave up.
  13. by   AgentBeast
    Quote from FancypantsRN
    Guess I'm not alone with the video games - my husband and I play co-op games, that's how we both relax. I would love to say that running was how I destressed. I tried it once, made it about 2 blocks and gave up.

    I hate running just for the sake of running. I just lack motivation to do it. I'll play full court basketball for three hours straight, but there is no way in hell I'll go run around the block.

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