Book club · Life · Productivity

“I told my myself: Life is growth. You grow or your die.” Phil Knight

Shoe Dog: A memoir by the creator of Nike by Phil Knight…what a story!  I am not a big fan of autobiographies, but I definitely enjoyed the style of writing in this one.  It reads like a novel.  Full of twists and turns as well as valuable insights and lessons. Not only is a great… Continue reading “I told my myself: Life is growth. You grow or your die.” Phil Knight

Life · Motherhood · Productivity

“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” — Dr. Wayne Dyer (Tick Tock Thursday #2)

I have really been battling with implementing my ideas about how I could create time. For instance, getting up early was easier to do then because my brain was working overtime anyway and I just couldn't sleep. Once my brain got over itself I couldn't get myself out of bed anymore to write. I am… Continue reading “When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” — Dr. Wayne Dyer (Tick Tock Thursday #2)

Book club · Life · Productivity

Grounded African is 1 year old!!!

I cannot believe that it has been a year since I took the plunge and started my blog.  Every word written has been a joy (published and unpublished).  I had a look at my stats the other day and was floored at how inactive I have been.  I will have to remedy that ASAP :)… Continue reading Grounded African is 1 year old!!!

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Another year older…

I get to experience "New Year" twice in one week.  The first time on the first of January like everyone else.  The second, on my birthday,  a week later.  The second one always feels more important to me.   It's when I really take stock, decide on my goals and lay down plans to make… Continue reading Another year older…

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The year that was and the year that will be

It's the last day of yet another year.  A year that has brought many a great moment and many sad moments too.  I have changed over this year and I like the changes I see.  Fears have been faced.  Obstacles have been overcome.  New habits have developed as well.  I see the world differently today… Continue reading The year that was and the year that will be

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Tick Tock Thursday #1

Recently I shared with you how I have learnt to create time in my day to do the things I want to do. If you missed it, you read it here . I have also been participating in Oprah and Deepak’s 21 day meditation challenge. The theme of challenge has been "Making every moment matter". You… Continue reading Tick Tock Thursday #1