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"I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I-- I took the one
3. Park your social media game - Along those same lines, the time for waging war on Facebook and other social media is over
It is easy to get discouraged if you hit a roadblock that temporarily creates a pause or a slowing down in the flow of your
Do not be a slave to others' opinions. Discard them as you would rotten food. For nothing good will come out of holding on to others' opinions. Your heart knows the truth.
These are three tools you can begin to use today to bring about the needed change in your life. It does not have to be complicated. It does not have to take years. It does involve you knowing you are worth it and being kind to yourself as you adapt to these new habits.
Make a change.
When you have honestly taken the two basic steps, allow the next steps to flow. They make come to you all at once, or you may be able to only see what to do next. That's all you need. A journey starts with the first step, once you've made the choice to do so.
Whatever it is I may be doing, I don't want to be questioning my choices. I want to be certain that am I doing what I love and what makes me happy. So if a mid-life crisis is anything like these feelings of uncertainty and unhappiness, I'll make sure to sleep through that one.
With that core knowledge of who I am, who I was and who I want to be, I always know that no matter what I might lose I will always have that. To this day it's still my one solid 'truth.'
While I was just embarking on a completely unknown journey called widowhood, knowing life would be very different was the only thing I was absolutely sure about.
This piece was originally published by Thought Catalog at www.thoughtcatalog.com. This is the city where you became yourself
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Have you ever wanted to do something memorable, something to make a difference? Life-changing? Is there an idea that you've always wanted to pursue or an adventure to embark on?Maybe you'd like some advice from a guy who seems to be making the world his playground.
Remember that life happens while we are in it, so enjoy the steps along your journey. Focus on everything that is already so amazing in your life and use your incredible creative power to embrace the gift of being alive.
What lies ahead is even more exciting. The acknowledgment that investments in girls and women are not only important, but the bedrock for sustainable development and progress for all, has never been higher. There is an enormous momentum right now.
Exactly one month ago, I boarded a one-way flight from Philadelphia to Los Angeles. It was overbooked. When I waited at the gate, an airline attendant offered me a $500 voucher to not take the flight. I considered it. I've never left home in my life.