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Getting into the habit

I tend to become very enthusiastic when I first start a project. If I start a new language, I’ll do nothing else for a week or two, and then forget about it. 1,192 more words


Week 10 Habit: Weekend Routine

I love Mondays. I hate weekends. I use to anyway, but I don’t like hating them and am changing my sentiments. It should be easier for me to start loving weekends (in addition to Mondays) than for Monday hating people to change! 358 more words


the fall between two lines

People who can walk the middle line are not of a middle caste, they are wise and exacting: imagine a rope bridge with horizontal rungs and no floorboards, a straight fall down say 200m between every step. 331 more words


"Your butt is going to end up in prison!"

My job as an Elementary School counselor is interesting. One moment I’m teaching about manners and kind words, and the next I am listening to a child mourn the death of a grandparent. 813 more words


How to Create Exercise Habit that Triggers a New Lifestyle

If I have to single out one habit that has the biggest impact in the quality of life, it would be to exercise. Why?

In 2012, Charles Duhigg, Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter at The New York Times, published a very special book called… 1,217 more words


Week 9 Habit: Prayer Rituals

I’ve been unfocused in my efforts to write this week. My thoughts pull me in random directions, and I can easily use the distractions to veer off course of writing (and a myriad of other intentions). 387 more words


The Daily Jitterbug Parade

I just came back from Istanbul with hammered copper coffee paraphernalia, so giving it up is gonna run the course of at least a few tries, give or take a month. 349 more words