So I have now completed 50 hours of a personal blackout of social media, and the good news is I survived! The world did not collapse, I did not have food envy and I actually managed a few more conversations than ‘normal’.
Friday night I took a little while to contemplate what was to face me over the next two days, a final fix of Facebook, an updated status to tell the world I would be gone, but not for long, and not to panic about my lack of updates and activities, I was safe, and will be back online on Monday!
The habit of just picking up my phone during the boring television bits was a temptation I needed to resist, so said phone was placed a suitable walking distance away from the comforts of the sofa.
Some say you sleep better without the constant stream of information from social media. I have to say that for the…