2016 Thought Guide

HAPPY NEW YEAR! I’m not much of the new year resolution-making type, but I DO have some ideas on how I want to approach life this year, and of course it starts with the mindset. So here goes (I hope you find them helpful!):

1. Practice gratitude daily! No matter your situation there is SOMETHING for which you ought to be thankful. Even the most disastrous situations carry within them small mercies, you just need to find them and show gratitude.

2. Remember that tomorrow is  new day. Instead of beating yourself up about the failures of today, decide to do better tomorrow.

3. You have the power to make a difference. No matter how small, make a difference in some way, or to someone.

4. Forgive! It makes you happier. Remind yourself that forgiveness is for you, not the other person. Also be reminded that forgiveness is an attitude more than it is an act. It is something that you sometimes have to remind yourself to BE and not so much to DO.

5. Believe that good things are going to happen. You attract what you think. Think pleasant, optimistic thoughts.

6. Have no expectations. They lead to disappointment. Do the best you can with what you have. Allow others to do the same.

That’s it. Short and sweet. I wish you an excellent 2016, filled with love, hope, gratitude, grace and peace.

Lesley
xo.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s