Self Development

I ran the bayrun again last night. I broke my personal record by 21 seconds! I didn’t intend on breaking any records, I just wanted to run. I’m quite happy with averaging at a speed of 6 or so km/hour. But there’s something else that I achieved yesterday during my run. I didn’t complain. Not once. There was … More Self Development

Lala Land

Two of my friends have quit their jobs to find something they’d rather be doing … but it doesn’t seem like the job hunt is going well for either of them. What is life really about? We all come to this question at the end of everything – why is it that we stress ourselves out so much about finding a job? Saving money? Becoming adults? Why can’t we just clench our teeth together, and have the grit to just do it without feeling uncomfortable about the fact that we have to do it?
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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

Commitments

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