Tis the season to be jolly, well you know the rest. It's been a busy one for sure. In the midst of it all, I am doing my best to continue the momentum I have built up this year. It's easy to use the excuse of the holidays to slow down for the last two weeks of the year. In my honest opinion, this is the best time of year to actually speed up and set yourself up for a rocking 2017. With this theme in mind, I'm noticing a lot of people quitting on themselves. I've been really guilty of this myself this past year, and am doing my best to put into practice things that make me step out of that and forge on. What do I mean by quitting on yourself? Where do you stop yourself? Where are you suddenly in the flow and things are going great and boom, you throw something in your own path? This something could be anything from self-doubt and fear to stopping what you are doing so that the flow also stops.
I gave an example the other day of when I really wanted to crawl back under my warm covers instead of getting to the computer and making some new prospects. It was so hard, especially since I work out of my house. This became the theme of the day because it got me really noticing where others are doing this as well. The proverbial stay under the covers so I don't have to put my gifts out into the world scenario. I'm guilty of this in the past as well.
Listen, I know it's the easy thing to do. When we are doing energetic, physical and emotional shifts, it feels foreign. It can also feel fearful, painful, and any other "ful" that you can think of. It's those of us that push through the can'ts, shouldn'ts, etc. that will realize the most gain.
You ask how I put things into place to stop myself from quitting on myself. What is my practice? Everyday I get up and sit quietly with 12 minutes ticking down on my clock. I tune in to Source, get quiet and really listen to what my next steps will be. I also ask myself if something I am about to do is what is best for my higher self. I ask if it will take me to my next right place. If the answer is no, you will most likely feel it in your body.
Back to the holidays, I get it, it's busy, exhausting and can be downright stressful. Here's the thing. If you are working on yourself and staying in your flow during this time of year, guess what, I bet the holiday season will be less stressful and can even be downright fun. Once your body and soul are humming with your divine purpose, the rest of your world will magically fall into place.
“Don't give up before the miracle happens.” ― Fannie Flagg, I Still Dream About You
Until My Next Adventure,
Are you ready to say yes to your soul by shifting your perspective to create something extraordinary? I invite you to contact me via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss how I can help you to make your next chapter better than your last.
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