"Day 2 of my living your life purpose challenge! No one said it would be easy, so you need to be brave sometimes and just trust. Besides, isn't that kind of the fun of it all. Not knowing. Living a big life requires some big risks sometimes. But big risks also come with some big rewards. Today, show your strength and do something courageous. #lifepurpose #challenge" Photo taken by @jodiehebbard on Instagram, pinned via the InstaPin iOS App! http://www.instapinapp.com (05/20/2015)
"It is so important to be true to you in this life. That is the first step to your life purpose. Ask yourself what choices you are making today that are true to you, and not out of obligation or what others expect. #choices" Photo taken by @jodiehebbard on Instagram, pinned via the InstaPin iOS App! http://www.instapinapp.com (02/12/2015)
"As we move on to rule 6 of living your purpose, on purpose challenge, by now we have put forth effort and consciously thought about the decisions that we make each day. Now it's important to go back to the basics and remember to have fun! The journey to living with purpose shouldn't be all about work and trying hard. It should be about fun and enjoyment! Question your actions today. Does it make you happy? Bring you joy? Feel good? If so, great! Keep it up.
I read a quote the other day talking about meditation. She said "My mind is like a bad neighbourhood. I try not to go in alone." Worrying can be can useful in trying to protect us, but when does it go to far? When does it turn into paranoia? That's what the mind can do. It can turn a simple situation into a battlefield. It can take an off the cuff remark and turn it into a cheating spouse, or a look from a boss into a termination. The mind is amazing but it can also be pretty dangerous. It's…
"Over the next 7 days I'll be posting some of my favorite yet simple reminders to help live a life with purpose. On purpose. Really think about them throughout your day and try them on. Today, challenge yourself to be more authentic. As you go about your day, ask yourself "is this what I really think? Want? Feel? Or is it what I want people to think or to make someone else happy. Now ask how you can be more honest about your truth in those situations.
"Day 3 of my live your purpose challenge. Look around the areas of your life that you are settling, unhappy, frustrated, or resenting. Then ask what part of that are you in control of and do something about it. And recognize what you don't have control over and let that go. And even if you feel you can't control any part of the situation (which probably isn't true anyways), control your thoughts about it. This is your life. Who knows if you'll get another shot. Grab that wheel!