How? What? When? of PRACTICE
My husband, Mike has lots of "Mike-isms" and one of my favorites is "don't mistake activity for achievement." Being out on the range and hitting or putting around the green for x # minutes can be relaxing and mindless. There is something to be said for just putting in "reps" but practicing with a purpose is a better use of your time if you want to improve.
SPECIFY, QUANTIFY, and TRACK your progress. Challenge yourself and create game-link conditions to simulate a scoring mentality and pressure you might feel when you are actually on the course. Here are some ideas to get you going with some quality practice: