Well, this is the time when those housekeeping skills your mom taught you when you were little come to your rescue. You can do the laundry on your own as well prepare some simple recipes like scrambled eggs, rice, vegetable stock, etc., and save yourself from starvation. Apart from these skills for performing daily tasks, knowing certain other life skills are important as they come in handy in times of emergency. Mentioned below are some of the various life skills that everyone should learn at some point in their life.
Cooking also matters a lot, especially when you are away from home. If you know certain basic cooking techniques like poaching eggs, baking potatoes in the microwave, making vegetable stock, cooking rice in the microwave, etc., you will not have to eat out frequently. This will also give your body a really nutritious treat. The two most important things while cooking is knowing which kitchen tools to use for which purpose, and cooking the food in right amounts to prevent wastage. Also, serving and storing the food are important aspects of cooking, as they prevent spoilage of food.
After laundry comes ironing your clothes. Ironing your daily wear will offer a complete look to your outfit and make you look smart. It will also give you some basic knowledge about the clothes you are putting on. There are several reasons why many people do not consider ironing as a part of life skills. Some of them think no one notices if their clothes are ironed or not, some have the fear of damaging the fabric, while others are not sure whether a particular garment needs ironing or not.
► Work Skills (writing a resume, application letter, resignation letter, etc.)
► Decision-making Skills
► Parenting Skills
► Critical Thinking Skills
► Information Analysis Skills
► Relaxation Skills
► Internet Proficiency Skills