This post, from another daily blog I read, really struck me. It is about the meaning we find in life, and the perils of attaching happiness to some kind of outward success. What is our point? What do we want? And why. Good questions, and I hope you enjoy.
I am listening to The Big Leap for the umpteenth time. The main premise of the book is that we all have an upper limit in different areas of our lives. When we start approaching it, we do something to bring us down to our realm of comfort. I highly recommend it. Each time I [...]
I don't think it's ever too late to try something new. There's a joy to be had and trying new experiences not getting sucked in to thinking it's too late for you to try. What's on your new adventure list?
When we learn new things, there is a period when we feel 'dumb'. It is frustrating not to understand something, and you may sit in a period of not understanding for awhile before it starts to make sense. To shy away from that discomfort is to stay within your current realm of understanding, and what [...]
What is junk mail? Something we don't want. Didn't ask for. Junk. But how often do we find something coming to us that we didn't want, didn't ask for, and yet it is the perfect fit? The right thing at the right time. A blessing. Something that saves you energy because you don't have to [...]
In this podcast, Dr. Stefi Cohen shares her experience in physical therapy school when she had an injury, and her expert teachers all had different diagnosis for the what/why/how. What she learned is that these experts didn't necessarily know everything. I am continually amazed to recognize this because we turn to experts so readily in [...]
We can default to trusting people or not trusting them. What is your default? It is something we might not think of every time we interact with someone, and yet it will have a huge effect on our day-to-day life. While our past interactions with people probably plays a huge role, perhaps we should not [...]
Wait, you don't view this the way that I do? Sometimes we think things must be done a certain way. When in reality, it's just how we like to do it. Which doesn't mean we need to impose that on everyone else. It could just be our own personal quirk. I like the dishwasher loaded [...]
Self-confidence may be one of the best skills to being the best partner, parent, team member. This doesn't mean being cocky, or touting an overblown self worth. Self-confidence is a true belief in your ability to do things and figure things out. It provides the ability to learn new things, because as you do so [...]
I have been enjoying some of the advice given in this blog post of 100 tips for a better life. So here you go!