Forty-nine of us, forty-eight men and one woman, lay on the green waiting for the spike to open. We were too tired to talk much.
Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. Who wants to read about that? I want to share a set of realizations that have quite literally changed my life in the last few months.
I learned some of these from others, but each one resulted in a pivotal aha moment that changed the way I see myself as a woman, wife, and mother. You are the sum of the five people most present in your life.
So much of life is social, who you know, and who you most engage. This is under your control. Surround yourself with smart, interesting people who inspire you.
Some people spend so much more time focused on their weaknesses when that energy could be used to push your strengths to new heights.
My husband wrote the book on this -- literally. He recently spoke to a group of venture capitalists about identifying people who are on the cusp of success.
You can find his book here: High School Dropout to Harvard. You can make a living doing what you love.
Once this starts happening to you, life opens up and you stop dreading Mondays. I never thought I could make a living as a writer and blogger and then one day I asked myself, "Why not me, why not now? Be grateful for everything. Since I shifted my attitude toward constant gratitude, good things keep coming into my life.
I say yes to seemingly small opportunities and they almost always lead to bigger ones. Do you want to be great in your career, in school, in blogging? You are the best at being you.
Invest in things that help you become the sharpest version of you. You will reap the returns. Some people, places, and events in your life are shipwrecks.
Cut them off and swim away. Love is the best motivation. Love is the most renewable energy. I hope this one is read by the person who needs it.
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