Harsh On Myself

On Saturday (two days ago), I cleaned up my foyer. Boy, it was hard work. So hard, that yesterday when I woke up, I felt my hamstrings for the first time since last year when I worked out at the gym.I felt them this morning too. But I also felt my body sinking into my … More Harsh On Myself

Staying Grounded

The ‘quarter life crisis’ is really a thing. It’s probably called that for a reason. We all go through it. Well, at least everyone I’ve talked to (my friends from different circles who are in that age bracket) have mentioned in one way or another how they have felt like they don’t have their life … More Staying Grounded


Blogging everyday was not an easy challenge to set myself up for. So far I have skipped two days. I thought for a moment whether I should abandon the challenge altogether so I don’t have to come home each day and groan that I’m going to have to sleep 30 minutes later so I can … More Commitments

Forgiveness at Work

**Name** has offered $5 for your item.

I was unsure whether I should be my friendly self or play it cool in replying. But, I opted for the latter. I’m here to do business. Yes. Even if it’s only worth five dollars. I decided to play it cool – with no emojis. Let’s get this sorted swiftly, I thought. … More Forgiveness at Work

Goals and Gratitude

Ahh… That feeling of ticking a box on the To-Do list is so so satisfying.

Today’s To-Do list looked a bit like this:

Make a banana and kale smoothie for breakfast
Cover 90 school books (I’ve been putting this one off for a week)
Read ‘100 Ideas for Surviving Your First Year of Teaching’ … More Goals and Gratitude

Using Facebook

Woops. I just lost about a hundred words because I accidentally pressed control Z, and because WordPress automatically saves, I couldn’t get back to the 100 words that I wrote. 😦 sad. Oh well. Here’s today’s 300 word post: I didn’t have anything to write about but I just thought of something. I was just … More Using Facebook


That’s what I did for 5 hours straight today with my stepmum. My neck has never felt so sore from nodding so much ever in my life. But it was worth it. I learned so many valuable life lessons just from her unintentional monologue today. … More Listening