Today’s thoughts – Watch this: I saw this video today and thought that I feel like this about a lot of the friendships that I have, but not about the friendships I have made through Jiu Jitsu/ Martial arts. I connect with the people I train with daily, we go and have coffee and lunch, […]Read more "Week 32: It’s a social sport."
Bua update: Last week I didn’t post, I was extremely busy and didn’t have time to write a blog post. I could have written a post throughout the week but I just didn’t have any motivation to do it. I contemplated if I should continue writing this and trying to make this jiu Jitsu brand. Even […]Read more "Week 31: Missed a week – New post"
IT’S HOT – dAMN hOT! Anyway – Week 30 Week 2 of being unemployed – Status: Still feels weird: So last week I talked about going out on my own and teaching Jiu Jitsu full time. I think I can now say that I have things under control, but there is still a feeling […]Read more "Week 30!!! – 210 Days"
New job, new challenges; In my foresight of how my life would be when I left my job to teach Jiu Jitsu, I pictured my life would be made up of working for myself teaching kids jiu-jitsu, training full time and being able to study psychology in more depth. The first week is over and […]Read more "Week 29: New job, New challenges"
Life changes; Last week I quit my job, it was emotional, I cried, it was hard. For six years I had worked in the same job and grown to love the people (not the work), they are family to me. What I found out about myself, is that I have no control over my emotions, […]Read more "Week 28: A Change in my routine –"
Update on me; This week spells the end of old things and the start of new things. Wednesday the 31st of June I will spend my last day working in an office I have grown in from the age of 17, 5 and a bit years later I am leaving to take on a new […]Read more "Week 27: Unsure what to call this."
Mental Realisation: Today has been building up for the past few months, this week I finished my exams for the year and also started our gyms kids programme. It has been a stressful and anxious time, naturally as you would expect in these situations. Reflecting back I notice two things: 1. When you’re anxious, stressed […]Read more "Week 26: Stress and Disengagement."