Time is precious, and time is fragile. Once you lose it, you won’t get it back, but if you choose to learn from it, you will realize that it is a gift. Thankfully, I’ve learned a few lessons from time over the years. I hope they help you.
I hope this year has been EVERYTHING for you. I hope your wildest dreams came true. I hope you solidified the partnership, enjoyed the fruitfulness, and excelled to new heights. Buttt, just in case it presented a few questionable moments, areas of concern, days where you wanted to quit at life, I am here to remind you that God is our Rock of Escape. In a world where everyone around us is yelling, "Push harder!" "Do more." "Don't quit!" I am here to ask you to rest. Rest in His will, rest in His love, rest in His plans for your life.
I refuse to allow pressure to steal my peace. When we redirect the demands for our attention and money which are so prevalent during this time of year to what really matters, we experience incredible freedom! It's time to take ownership of our joy, our gratitude, our reflection, instead of leaving it in the hands of the department stores and promotional sales. Let's take a deep breath and plan to release the pressure.
Growing up, I was focused, but the older I became the more procrastination set in. My mother helped me type a 20 page thesis while I was writing it the night before it was due. Once I began attending college, I thought that I could focus more with a glass of wine in my hand until the glass became a bottle and the only interest I had was in going out. Procrastination had officially hit an all time high as I banged papers out on the keyboard at 4:00AM because I'd officially put it off as long as I possibly could. I've got six tips to help you enjoy more productivity over longer periods of time so click the link to read about them.
What type of lifestyle do you want to live? What type of lifestyle do you want your daughter, neice, or mentee to live? Rest and relaxation is not the same as practicing self care. It is a part of it, but it's not the totality. There's a conflict warring between society and our needs, and this is personal! Discover seven tips to practice self care today!