Chances are, if you are an American living on this Earth, you probably don’t use all of your vacation days.
After all, a recent survey from Harris Interactive found that Americans only use 51% of their eligible paid vacation time each year. And, sadly enough, that’s actually understandable, because finding both the time and the money can seem like a daunting task.
But you gotta do it. You just got to — because taking time off is crucial for your overall wellbeing.
To help you make that happen, I asked a bunch of regular, gainfully-employed people in their twenties and thirties what they always do to make sure time off is always on the table. Here are 19 of their best habits — now it’s up to you to steal them as you can for yourself.