How to move toward exponential growth

I do itsy-bitsy’s here and now – short term! I gain practice. Practice leads to habits and routines. Done with enough effort over time, that’s where I’ve found momentum can show up long term. In the past, I learned that… exponential growth comes when I tighten in on tiny tasks consistently, persistently, over time. So,…

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Timing is NOT in your control but your attitude is and that’s enough

Do you WANT to be a quitter or a finisher? If you want to be a finisher, this is for you. Me? I’m passionate! I’m a finisher. I’ve found my attitude helps me move forward from wherever I am. Maybe not to where I want to be right now– but in that direction! Going in…

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Turn Your Dreams Into Reality With This Step You Can Do Today

How do you get started in turning dreams into reality? Well, this is what’s worked for me in the past. It’s what’s moving me forward now as I struggle with big challenges. Simply start right. What does that mean? Well, I’ve found simply starting helps! I’ve also discovered that quite often, if I start right,…

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Weird Way To Use Goals To Pinch Obstacles Into New Accomplishments

Say there’s a day when obstacles overwhelm me. Here’s what I do: I dare to peek at recent patterns. I ponder deeply on teeny tiny teensy-weensy little accomplishments in recent days that moved me closer to my goals. Hey, sometimes I’ve got to work hard at that! But I do. Because it lifts me up.…

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How To Grow Through Whatever Happens

When you have a growth mindset, do you know what’s next? You’re able to face whatever challenges happen and grow from them. You do it on any given day by choosing to continue to grow. Whatever challenge arises? Your growth mindset gets you focused on what matters to you. Dare to ask yourself some easy questions.   Simple things…

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How to Develop Patience and Persistence

I’m searching out tiny ways of continually improving at taking care of my needs. At the same time, I seek to keep moving forward in all the ways I want to grow. Along the way, I’ve noticed that each little way I nurture myself boosts my patience and persistence. For example, nurturing myself tends to…

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Grow! So that today’s impossible gets done

Personal growth makes what’s impossible today become a future reality! Hey, writing started out impossible. I started this blog. I’ve consistently been writing. That’s because I decided to focus on gaining writing skills. Then I worked at it. Regular practice helped me grow. What’s impossible for you today can become possible when you break it…

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Taking specific actions to become a finisher

I’m a finisher! When I start something, I encourage myself to keep moving forward. I find little ways of pushing off a starting block. Olympic runners do! Rather than meander around, they push off strong. Each time I start, I seek little ways to push off strong. That helps me have enough of me left…

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I work at personal growth

Personal growth is a process. Sometimes that process is frustrating, isn’t it? As in 1 step forward and 2 or 3 steps back. Still, I work at it. Day in and day out! My personal growth works, well, because I do. I work! It takes work. It takes persistence. Especially on days that have that…

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Using positive affirmations to deepen gratitude

How can you lift yourself up today? Start by affirming who you are and what you have that you appreciate right now! Don’t underestimate the impact long term of such positive affirmations. Essentially, when you affirm the good parts of now, you grab the benefits of gratitude. Studies have demonstrated time and time again that…

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