Despite its hardships, this year presented us with new opportunities for growth. As I reflect, I have identified five positive takeaways significant to 2020.
“Unless you’re using the word in reflection, predicting anyone or anything will be “perfect” is setting ourselves up for unrealistic expectations and reinforcing a fixed mindset.”
How often do you intentionally think about the things you’re thankful for?
With digital devices as the hottest school supply, how are children maintaining balance?
Nothing is guaranteed in life, so the sooner we learn to embrace the new, the faster we can move on from a state of pity to a more fulfilled life.
The competitive nature of same-gender siblings who are close in age presents a unique parenting conundrum.
Late-night studying or rise and grind? What’s best for the brain?
Penmanship is more than pretty writing.
I feel if I hyper-focus on the past, it inhibits my ability to enjoy the present.
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How do you stay motivated when feeling uninspired?
Have you ever felt one event will make or break your future?
Do you crave something more / better / different than what is?
Do you know how to fight FOMO?
Do you have a strategy for diffusing negative thinking?
Prioritizing pleasure over productivity
How much of what you want depends on what others have?
Change, you can resist it or you can embrace it, but the sooner you choose to embrace it, the easier life is going to be.
Do you ever wonder why happiness doesn’t last?
What I find is that boundaries are often driven from upset. When someone has upset you, leaving you feeling mistreated or maybe even violated, that is an indicator there is a need for a boundary.
Have you ever looked at other people’s lives and feel like you just don’t measure up?
Do all your friends look like you?
Do you find yourself prioritizing money over time? Many of us are under the impression that more money leads to more happiness, but is that really true?
Always remember to treasure the moments because they’re not promised to last.
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