I’m what my grandmother might refer to as a busybody. AKA the type of woman that is always busy. I don’t like to sit still and I while others have FOMO I fear not being able to get things done. I’m not just referring to work-related to-do items… this includes everything. I wasn’t practing mindfulness and no matter how busy I was, I wasn’t progressing like I should have been.
Your relationship, your finances, and your current life situation don’t define you… unless you let it. If you spend time, like most of us, scrolling through social media, you probably (unknowingly) compare your life to those fabulous pictures and videos that are constantly updating on your feed. Over time, though, this can start to deeply affect how you see yourself.
If you’ve decided to purchase your first home, you may be a little overwhelmed with everything. From the mortgage preapproval process to the home search, there’s a lot to understand and navigate. In the midst of it all, it’s okay to take a breath and remind yourself that it’s all worth it. Here are a few affirmations to help.
There are things that we avoid doing or pursuing because we worry about what others will think. Sometimes we even talk ourselves out of doing something different because it’s not the norm. But when we hold ourselves back from doing new things or pursuing something different, we really hold ourselves back from living a full life.
We all know that research shows that it takes 21 days to create a habit. From trying to incorporate new fitness habits or trying to stick to the latest eating plan… we’ve all been told the same thing “good habits create successful lives”. But the often overlooked part is that we don’t always have to make monumental changes in life to get the results we seek.
We’ve all vowed to live a happier, healthier lifestyle without compromising our personal goals and mental wellbeing. However, trying to do too much and be too many things to too many people can leave you feeling more overwhelmed than overjoyed. While it might be time to nix the ridiculously unrealistic to-do list, there are some things that you can do, right now, that will leave you feeling fulfilled and right on track!