There is no need to overcomplicate life, right?
Generally I know what I want (and cold beer is pretty up there).
Still, there are a few other things that I know I wanted all my life but never had the guts to seriously pursue. Call me #masterofselfmanipulation
I know there is a huge amount of self-help books available but don’t worry, this is not an attempt to add to your anxiety of never being able to get it right. This is a fun one. It’s easy, and just like learning how to pee standing up as a chick, it will come in handy one day.
I have a weird habit (yes, just one). At the start of every new calendar year, I like to pay close attention to my very first thought. What is accompanying my one weird habit is a process I am a little more serious about, writing a list of all the things I choose to manifest in that brand new year.
I can’t help but wonder how such a vital thing could end up with such an ugly name? Your gut. Considering that listening to what that beautiful gut has to say, would have to be one of the most important ways to navigate yourself through this thing we call life.
Do you ever pay attention to those thoughts that pop into your head whenever you manage to calm your sweet monkey mind down a notch? Those thoughts that come up while meditating, while running or while simply paying attention to your breathing. Those thoughts are something special and should come with a little bow tie in their hair so the whole world can see how great they really are (but because the world is not perfect, here is a blog post to honour them).
“Are you a cute dog?” That is one of the big questions I’m currently asking my dog, out loud. Which makes me think that maybe I shouldn’t feel so averse to meaningless conversations if words like these leave my mouth. In my defence, a wagging dog tail is the best reward, and maybe the only…
I’ve been trying to put together my first ‘Feel Good’ post.
And already I feel like a great writer: I wrote something, chucked it out, and decided to have a wine instead. I’ve gone from ‘Yes! Brilliant! Perfect! *mic drop*’ to ‘Nah. Delete.’