Often when we find ourselves with an empty hour, we spend that time doing chores or ...
Solitude is the soul's holiday, an opportunity to stop doing for others and to surprise and delight ourselves instead.
Are you talking a lot about making positive changes, and improving your life, but not actually implementing what you are talking about?
It’s super easy to have loads of inspiring conversations with friends over coffee, and get all fired up and inspired, but then go home and continue living our old comfortable way, and not really make the lasting changes we talk about so enthusiastically.
We need to be making sure we are backing up our inspiration with real, tangible action! What tangible actions are you going to make today to bring to life all the great things you have been talking about?
If there is a job that you would love, but you don’t have the skills or experience for, go and find a job description for the job of your dreams, print it out, and circle all the points of experience in it that you will need to work on in order to qualify in it.
Then, make a plan for how you will start to work towards where you need to be in order to get there. Research next steps - will you need to enrol on a college or university course and do some extra learning? Are there things you could do in your spare time to build on your experience? Are there people you could connect with? Is there a hobby or a craft that you need to work on a bit more in order to grow in a specific area?
The key thing is not to write yourself off if you can see that you have a long way to go. Identify the resources and skills you have access to right now, and start using them to the max! Nobody who ever achieved anything great got there overnight...