I’ve composed several blog posts in my head, but haven’t had the get-up-and-go to post them. I had a kanji test today. I think I passed, but won’t know until next week. I’m not good at spelling in Japanese, so that could make a difference in the outcome. This semester is taking a lot more of time in preparation, homework, etc. Yesterday, I spent 7.5 hours studying! UGH! I don’t think I have done that since I was in college. That was a very looooooooooooong time ago.
I’ve read several things on the web lately that I thought worth sharing. I hope you enjoy!
Shut the Door(Part One)-“Disable the Distractions that Destroy Your Time with God”
Finding Quiet in an Incredibly Loud World: 5 tips for practicing stillness-“Usually when the distractions of daily life deplete our energy, the first thing we eliminate is the thing we need the most: quiet, reflective time.”
Minimalist Mom: New Trend or Old News?-“Minimalist parenting or whatever they want to call it isn’t a new trend started by upper middle class families who want to experience a life with less, it is something numerous families have been doing for thousands of years due to financial circumstances, environmental concerns, or choice.”