I had a goal of reading 30 books. To do that, I had a routine all set up and ready to go: 1 hour before bed, easy peasy. Pat on the back, well done Sonia. You’ve got this. The appointed time comes around, I’m staring at the closed book, and go “nah… Not tonight. Maybe… Read More Designing a routine that can be kept.
This is not another post about using routines to increase productivity, efficiency or accomplishments. Instead, this is about using routines to find serenity. In this stay home period, though well-intentioned, the inundation of ‘make this time useful / productive / meaningful’ has been incredibly stressful. I’m constantly swimming against a tide of self-applied pressure, worrying… Read More The Serenity in Routines: From Someone Who Used to Hate Routines.