I think you might be ready for the up-level!
Creating a morning routine for myself was a gamechanger as I was building a business.
It was even more integral when I was working through some personal healing.
Waking up early continues to be one of the keys to my success, including the ability to happily manage my numerous responsibilities, passions, and dreams.
Because I spend a lot of my day giving to others—teaching at the college, holding space in a yoga studio, nurturing my community—it has become a priority to find quiet, solo time.
I am more mindful and in momentum when I wake up early.
Don’t you just love those big lessons? Or the fact that you THINK you’ve triumphed over a bad habit…until, of course, something comes up and you realize the threads you thought you had all pulled suddenly lead to a tangle?
A recent incident at work had me spinning my wheels and pulling at threads that I thought had already been pulled and recycled.
I returned from a meeting with steam coming from my ears. How could they have put this on me? Why was I blamed for someone else’s mistake? Did they all just throw me under the bus?
There was a moment where I could have just brushed off the feelings of shame and being wronged–and done one of those sly shoulder shrugs that signal, “pfff, no big D.” Yea, I could have…but I didn’t. Instead, I spiralled. Oh yea girl, I sure did. You ready for the story? Bring on the #realtalk.
Despite confidently knowing the hilarity of what had just happened at the meeting—and...