Living our lives to the fullest is a challenge even in what we called “normal times”. In case you haven’t been paying attention, what we knew is not coming back any time soon. But as difficult as this time may feel, it is stretching and growing all of us.
The old “normal” ways of life limited us in so many ways. The greatest challenge for us right now is to let go of old ideas, and to start envisioning “the better”. And perhaps we should drop that word “normal” for good. “Normal” is a debilitating label.
The past two years have been darned demotivating for everyone. I’ve always been a very self-motivated person, and I’m feeling it too. So we have to dig down a little deeper than usual to get ourselves out of that.
Take a moment right now and think, “What is one way I can let go of the old and embrace the new today?”
It doesn’t have to be big, it can start with one little change, and it grows from there.
If you’re coming up dry on ideas, here’s an article with some great ones to stretch you. Even if one of the 35 suggestions is not for you, it may kick start your brain into thinking up something that is: TRY! 35 Ideas For Doing Something New & Different In Your Life
“Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and capable of more than you imagine.” ~ Roy T. Bennett
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