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They say time is an illusion. But whether we like it or not our lives revolve around time. We have become dictated by it. I joined up with JORD watches to explore this idea more and see how we can work around ‘time’ in a better way – along with cute wooden watches

Society is obsessed with time. We map our lives around it. I guess it’s just the way it is, but time was (and sometimes still is) something that makes me anxious. I worry about being constricted to a time frame – I’m not like everyone else, what if I take longer? I also worry about the time I have missed since being sick. Years I can’t get back. 

But this is the wrong way of looking at time.

Time is a good thing or it can be if we make it. I haven’t used a watch in a while – I just rely on my phone. However, this means wherever I go my phone comes with me – which I really do not want. I get so distracted, seeing messages and notifications, it makes me continually think. Which stops me from living in the present moment. But since having a watch, I am loving the transformation of my relationship with time. I can check the time and simply focus on the time. I am not distracted by everything. And I’m not going to lie, I am kind of surprised by how much I love it and how much it helps me stay present. 

As I said before, time is a good thing if we make it. So watch yourself (pun intended) because it is easy for us to stress about time and this is simply wasting time over time – confusing right? What I am trying to say is, just be mindful and stay focused, we can only handle one thing at a time. I viewed time as my enemy but I’ve made it my friendBecause I wasted precious time worrying, when I could have been living.

Time and watches give us structure, and if we use them correctly they will helps us to make the most of the time we have.

So here’s a little **giveaway ** (click here to fill out the form) and sneak peak into JORD’s wooden watches – so you can make the most of time whilst looking pretty 😉 

They carry both women’s watches and men’s watches – but most are honestly unisex if you ask me. I think the wooden design is so unique 

Watches giveaway




JORD Find your own hope

Luxury Wooden Watch

Find Your Own Hope




  • Tania Franco

    Love your choice, it really suits you! I got one with a blue face, and love the very much. Cheers to keeping track of time and staying present!


  • The Glossychic

    that watch is lovely
    The Glossychic

  • Such unique beautiful watches, entered the giveaway!
    Aleeha xXx

  • Missy May

    Gotta love Jord watches. They're so well made and so chic. You made a nice choice.

  • # sweetreats

    "Time is an illusion". I really like that saying- it really sticks out to me, very unique and I've never heard it before. Anyways enough said,nice watch(especially the green background)- it really suits you. Thanks for sharing(like you, I enjoy the wonders of an analogue watch as I feel as well as being practical, they're also an stylish accessory).

    #sweetreats xx

  • Freja

    Wow this watch is so beautiful and unique! I am somehow obsessed with everything made out of wood so I have to check this brand out!

    xx Freja

  • The Bandwagon Chic

    I always love this watch
    Such a great giveaway

    Much Love, Jane | The Bandwagon Chic
    New Vlog Entry!

  • Mercy F

    It's so well-written babe, the pun intended or not is truthful and humorous. I like the watch that you picked, the green dial is stunning. Nice giveaway!

  • Caitlin Smith

    WOW these watches are lovely!

    Thank you for the give away!


  • glowy shoe

    What's not to like in jord's watches..excellent choice dear.

    Glowyshoes's blog

  • amely rose

    It's so amazing to try to make the best out of your time 🙂
    And I love these watches, I have one too.
    Amazing one.

    take a look at my BLOG and also INSTAGRAM

  • Sadie

    These watches look great, so unique! I have a similar feeling about time as you, worrying about all the years I've wasted with my anxiety and turning down opportunities as I was too afraid. Even though it is something I'm still working on, I try not to think back on that time too much and focus on all the time I have ahead of me to make up for those years 🙂 xx

  • Dressed With Soul

    Thanks for the very helpful tips!
    xx from Bavaria/Germany, Rena

  • RaeAbigael

    that watch looks nice and beautiful! also, i love your hair! =)

    xoxo, rae

  • Susie

    Thanks so much! They are so pretty hey!

  • Susie

    Thanks! 🙂

  • Susie

    Great! Thanks love!

  • Susie

    They are so cute! Thanks love! Don't forget to enter 🙂

  • Susie

    Thanks so much!! It means so much! Me too xx

  • Susie

    I know it's so pretty right?? They have so many lovely watches!

  • Susie

    Yes it is <3

  • Susie

    Thanks! Yes enter babe x

  • Susie

    Thanks so much! Thanks so much – enter to win one <3

  • Susie

    They are amazing aren't they?? Enter to win one!

  • Susie

    Amen! Thanks! Be sure to enter xx

  • Susie

    Yes it's great – so important!

  • Susie

    Aren't they so unique and cute! Time can be such a difficult thing, I am glad I am not the only one worrying about these things. It is really a work in progress. Thanks so much for sharing this xx

  • Susie

    Thanks love, anytime xx

  • Susie

    Isn't it lovely? enter to win one! thanks so much xx

  • Nancy

    I totally with you about how time is a good thing! Oh my goodness, I've spent hundreds on watches but still rely on my iPhone for the time! I feel like time doesn't need to be stressful as long as we are reasonable with our current loads. Love these Jord watches! Good luck with the giveaway!

  • Jennifer Cabildo

    Green is my fav color! Love this watch, super cool ♥

  • The Nerdy Me

    JORD watches are seriously beauties! Love this one and the article. I suppose time depends on us, on how we measure it and how we spend it. So I try to always evaluate if I'm spending my time for the best 🙂

    -Leta | The Nerdy Me

  • Georgia.

    What a great post, with such an important message. I know how easy it is to get wrapped up by notifications, messages and endless scrolling through social media, when really, I just want to check the time. Whilst I of course love the world wide web, I certainly think it's important to focus on the present. Also, those watches are perfect!

    // xx

  • Mica T

    That's a beautiful watch, and thank you for sharing the giveaway! I love my JORD watches, they are such a nice design. Good points about time being what we make of it too.

    Hope you have had a great weekend! We had a quiet one to recover from being unwell last week. Hoping for a quiet week this week too!

    Away From The Blue Blog

  • The Bandwagon Chic

    Such a chic watch
    I love it

    Much Love,
    Jane | The Bandwagon Chic

  • Susie

    Thanks so much!! It is crazy hey? I totally agree xx

  • Susie

    Thanks love, enter to win xx

  • Susie

    They really are!! Thank you so much lovely!! I truly agree <3

  • Susie

    Thank you so much!!! I am glad I am not the only one who does this!

  • Susie

    Thank you so much! I really appreciate it! Sending love and hope you feel better soon x

  • Susie

    Thanks love x

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