What I’m reading : 5 Time-Saving Productivity Hacks, Reviewed by Andy Bowen - I keep returning to this! It’s good.
What I’m listening to: What Are the Secrets of the German Economy — and Should We Steal Them? by Freakonomics Radio
What I’m watching: Obesity-Diabetes Epidemic and the Impact of Fasting — Highly recommended. I’ve shared this with my mum who recently got rid of her Type II diabetes status.
A quote I’m pondering on: ”How can I create something that critics will criticise?” — Seth Godin
What I’m reading : 5 Time-Saving Productivity Hacks, Reviewed by Andy Bowen - I particularly love “Replacing to-do lists with a schedule”. Because I do this already. I schedule what I need to do for the day instead of creating a list. I even include times and a deadline for the completion of a task. Yay for me!
What I’m listening to: The Perfect Potato Chip, the Origin of Seltzer, and Why We Eat “Beef” and Not “Cow” by TMSIDK
What I’m watching: Getting stuck in the negatives (and how to get unstuck) by Alison Ledgerwood | TEDxUCDavis
A quote I’m pondering on: ”When the best leader’s work is done the people say, ‘We did it ourselves.’” — Lao Tzu
Go see: Bladerunner 2049 - An intelligent and artful film. Like the original, this movie is not for everyone. I thoroughly enjoyed it and was constantly lost in the cinematography and the stunning soundtrack. Mind blowing. Impeccably crafted and executed, it holds on to the original but also creates something beautifully new. I have to see it again.
What I’m reading : The Disease of Being Busy by Omid Safi
What I’m listening to: You Say “eye-RACK,” I Say “ear-ROCK” by Tell Me Something I Don’t Know
What I’m watching: The Avenger movies with my son. I didn’t realise the first Iron Man (in this Marvel series) was released in 2008 when he 2 years old. And did you know that the first Thor movie (in the same franchise) came out in 2011!
A quote I’m pondering on: ”Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. — Lao Tzu
Go see: Beatriz at Dinner — This film is promising but has a strange ending that I found lacked any kind of redemption. Selma Hayek is fantastic and the discomfort it creates is worth a watch.
What I’m reading : The Hidden Hypocrisy of Wanting “More”
What I’m listening to: The Obesity Diabetes Epidemic and The Impacts of Fasting w⁄ Dr Jason Fung MD
What I’m watching: The return of Will & Grace!
A quote I’m pondering on: ”“People don’t buy what you do; they buy why you do it.” — Simon Sinek
Go see: Victoria & Abdul - It’s not perfect. Well crafted and heartfelt it actually tells a narrative that is timely and relevant.
What I’m reading : How to declutter your closet in less than an hour.
What I’m listening to: The Stupidest Thing You Can Do With Your Money by Freakonomics Radio
What I’m watching: Brené Brown Shows You How To “Brave the Wilderness”
A quote I’m pondering on: “The cynics may be the loudest voices but I promise you they will accomplish the least.” — Barack Obama