“But clutter and mess show us that life is being lived. Clutter is wonderfully fertile ground—you can still discover new treasures under all those piles, clean things up, edit things out, fix things, get a grip. Tidiness suggests that something is as good as it’s going to get. Tidiness makes me think of held breath,… Continue reading Quote of the day
Photo by Aman Jakhar on Pexels.com 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… Continue reading “I told my myself: Life is growth. You grow or your die.” Phil Knight
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)
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 Every word written has been a joy (published and unpublished).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!!!
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…
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
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