“I have no idea what I want to do with my life.” Daily, we are making choices. I want to meditate today. I don’t want to exercise today. But when we are faced with a huge choice – and demanded for an answer, there comes the familiar rush of blood to the brain and the […]
We shouldn’t expect ourselves to conquer a big, ginormous goal with ribbons and lace popping everywhere. Too fancy and to difficult to match up to. Being disappointed when we fail to reach that New Year’s resolution – ‘I will lose 5 pounds this year’ is silly. If you were never about losing the pounds, saying it […]
Subject: Stop Stealing. (I got this in my inbox the other day – subscriber of Marie Forleo here.) I felt somewhat defensive instinctively, to be honest, which is sort of embarrassing for me to admit. I clicked on it, eager to read. ” If you don’t share your true voice with the world, you’re stealing.” […]
“What is your flavour of shit sandwich?” I first heard it through Elizabeth Gilbert, then discovered Mark Manson. Both remarkable people who have found their olive. What are you willing to push through? During the crappy days? When someone insults your work? Discourages you? Our paths are all tunnels… we do get out in the […]
A lot of the time, I get pumped up ready, prepared – and never end up doing anything. Getting carried away by convincing yourself ‘I’m prepping myself to feel driven’ and ‘I work better when motivated’, unfortunately, is waay too common. Quite frankly, I found myself in the middle of this excuse just a few […]
I have been pretty demotivated recently. I know what my goals are, but I just felt… dead? Too lazy to complete them. But then I came across this from “Are You Fully Charged” by Tom Rath: “The pursuit of meaning – not happiness – is what makes life worthwhile.” All along, trying to chase after […]
Routine, everyday, mundane. What will you do today to make it different from the rest?