5 Tips to gain control and get in the drivers seat of life.
Just so we are clear, these are not literal tips to show you how to get your rear into the drivers seat of your car and drive, literally, anywhere in life. If you need those kind of tips - we might all be in trouble, or at least those on the roads around you!
Creating awesomeness by creating your own reality
Now before you go crazy with all the non sense and sarcastic things you might be saying to yourself right now, like "Oh Yea, let me just think of this wonderful life and poof it will happen," "money in the bank" or "my awesome reality is winning the lotto" or "you don't know me and understand my life or situation."
Are we really living up to all that we are or can be?
A great question to ask ourselves, as we rush around in our busy filled life. Americans seem to do everything in a rush - we eat too fast, talk too fast, rush around from event to event, cramming in all we can fit in within daylight hours before it's time to hit the sack and get up and do it all over again.
Opportunity - Open or Closed minded?
What's the immediate reaction your brain sends you when you hear or read the word OPPORTUNITY?
Do you think - I'm OPEN - Curious - Intrigued - Hmmmm what is it?
This means you are likely open minded to ideas. These ideas may or may not be for you, but you are at least open to taking a look and deciding for yourself.
You might be a risk taker, sounds exciting huh?
Soar like an Eagle
Soar like an Eagle. Eagle eye. The Eagle has landed. The Eagle has left the nest - ok you get it, I can stop now. There are plenty of iconic comparisons and great attributes and sayings we can take from this majestic bird and apply in our own life.
The Eagle is a living symbol of freedom, power and majesty. What can we learn from the mighty Eagle?
The meaning of the bird on the fence.
What!? Have I lost my mind? No - well at least I don't think so - but call me crazy if you will, I found some insight from the little bird that lit on the fence this morning.
As I walked on the treadmill, worship music blasting in my ears, I peered out the window and 3 lovely birds lit on the fence before me. Father, Son and Holy Spirit I quickly and randomly named them - it's what came to mind. "Son" choose to stay a while - the whole 40+ minutes I walked actually.
You need to know there is a light at the end of the tunnel.
First time in Anchorage, Alaska last week. On the way to the airport from the cruise port, there is apparently only ONE ROAD to get you there, it's a one way street with a tunnel over 2+ miles long. As I found myself on this long and dark journey,
What would I tell my graduate self?
Where to start, I'm in my mid 40's actually closer to 50 (thanks for that reminder) but graduation was just the other day in my mind.
Laugh all you want - it seems like it WAS just the other day and I do have some awesome 80's photos of my huge - well huge is an undesrstatement, but my awesomely big hair from graduation day - it was hip then but Im sure you would be bawling your eyes out so I will spare you that photo attached up top, although it could be fun!