How to really unplug during your summer vacation

Summertime means vacation. And vacation used to mean getting away — really away — from work. (And coming back refreshed and recharged.) But our devices make it tough to really disengage when we’re away from the office.

Resolve to take a technology vacation (at least a mini-one) when you take an actual vacation this summer.  A Wall Street Journal blogger shares her tips on how to unplug.

” … become so immersed in something else that your brain can’t hold on to the incomplete task any more. For example, it is difficult for your brain to keep thinking about the incomplete task if you’re playing tennis or coaching your child’s soccer or baseball team – doing something that requires constant focus outside yourself.”