I've learned that when I take the time to identify what I need and share it with my spouse, for example, our presence and connection are enhanced.
You have permission to honor your birthday any way you'd like. In simple ways, grand ways, solitary ways, in crowded ways, and any other way YOU choose.
The truth is, dreams come from one’s internal compass, not from external sources, pressures, or societal norms and expectations. Furthermore, teenagers need space to explore, reflect, experience, and process and come to their own truths, their own path.
The fourth agreement is an invitation to keep going and keep growing. Each of the previous agreements requires significant awareness, effort, and unlearning of old patterns, and the fourth agreement, the commitment to doing our best, is the glue that helps us stick to these new beliefs.
I’m 33, so grateful for the ways I know myself, AND I still have a hard time being a friend sometimes. Anyone else?!
5 practical piece of advice for teenagers and young adults who feel trapped in their experience of these interesting and challenging years.
Life is full of ups and downs, and the truth is, it's always going to be this way. Along the journey, our emotions will fluctuate, some days we'll call "good" and others we'll call "bad," and we will experience a wide range of successes and challenges.Through it all, though, we need support-- all of us! Today, I'll give you some ideas and tools for naming your own, individualized support system.