Win What?… The Grand Prize: YOU
Last month I wrote that Tigger is my least favorite Pooh-character, true. Tigger with his big plans and grand gestures, none of which he follows through on. Of course that would get under the skin of a self-declared “do-er.” Least favorite character or not, Dude does a lot of things RIGHT! Things I could learn to embrace. So this week, I shall ditch my Rabbit-nature and take my inner-Tigger for a spin (if I can manage to get out of the parking lot!).
Lose What Exactly? Lose Yourself
Let’s Get Lost Together:
- Lose the disciplined approach. This means lose the plan. Screech!! Do I hear the distinct sound of brakes being slammed on already? Take heart, this is just trying something on to see how it feels. You don’t have to stay with it long-term. Think of this one as permission to live as you feel. Yes—Live. As. You. Feel! (I think we’re not only off the brakes now, but up-shifting pretty fast….)
- Lose the role you normally play. This is nothing more than a role you’ve assigned yourself and grown comfortable with. This role says, “I like this, and I don’t like that.” It says, “I spend my leisure time doing this, but never doing that.” If you’re anything like I am, you like what you like, and you know what you like. BUT, if you’re honest with yourself, there are many things you’ve never tried, all because your broken record bellows: I like what I like! This is who I am!! But who’s to say there’s something out there that you or I won’t like even more? Something that might help us grow in amazing and beautiful ways? Maybe grow more into the REAL YOU and the REAL ME than we ever knew possible. Continue Reading