Category Archives: Making Changes

Update and news

I know I have been very quiet on this blog for most of the year. I fell into a rigorous daily routine of getting up early, working, squeezing one or two extra things into the day, sleeping, and repeat. I have … Continue reading

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Early to bed, early to rise challenge: done

I nailed it. I had a lot of help getting it done because the commuting kind of forced me to adapt. I think I might have gone to bed really late like 3 times this month, whereas previously it would … Continue reading

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Challenge update (early to bed early to rise)

It’s about 06:13, and I’m on the train to Cape Town. I got up at my new usual time, just after 05:00, and got to bed last night just after 21:00 (though I didn’t actually sleep until 22:00). Yesterday I … Continue reading

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Studying every country in the world: Done

I completed my monthly challenge last night. I have studied every country in the world this month. I will say that the challenge was insightful. I got a general feel for where the “world” is at: what the global trends … Continue reading

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Studying every country in the world: Update #4

I have four days to go to the end of the month, and I have less than 30 countries to study. Victory is within my grasp. Since my last post one of the countries on my list to study was South … Continue reading

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Studying every country in the world: Update #3

I’m still making steady progress studying the countries of the world this month, but I realised that there are some challenges/issues: As I do the studying at night before I go to sleep, I found that many times I will … Continue reading

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Studying every country in the world: Update #2

I had two more study sessions, and covered another 26 countries, I’ve worked my way to Ethiopia on the list and will start with Fiji next. Some fun facts I’ve come upon, that I thought will be worth sharing: Did … Continue reading

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