A grounded person reacts calmly in a crisis, stays fully present in the moment, and understands the importance of ordinary things in life. S/he is stable, well balanced, firmly established, and connected to a secure core.
As a child and again as an adult, my first reaction to being grounded was restlessness. Then St. Augustine reminded me that “Our heart is restless until it finds its rest in Thee.”
Resting and nesting at home,