BurnOuts happen… just not to me!
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Making a transformation from the way you think is never easy.
This is especially the case if you are pushing yourself so hard that you don’t have time to slow down and think or reflect.
Recently I went through a time where I tried to do it all. I thought I could do it all and do it perfectly. For the first time in my life I almost drove myself into a burnout because I was too proud to admit that I was grinding at the limit. I just kept pushing and doing and demanding more of myself. When I felt tired I ignored it until I finally fell into bed and basically just passed out. When my head was spinning because I had so many things on my to-do list that I couldn’t think straight anymore, I just made a different to-do list and made more categories, figuring that if I just shuffled it around a bit to look more organized it would be easier to manage.
The Moment I realized…
It wasn’t until I got to a point where I was a wreck and all the people who care about me started to get worried that I finally realized that I needed to make a change. I looked the problem in the eye and was lucky enough to make this change happen within a month.
I turned the way I was thinking upside down and changed my whole perception on what had priority in my life. I stripped away everything and started building it up slowly from there. Today I am at a point where I feel good about what I do every day, even if some days it seems like I achieved almost nothing compared to what I had on my endless list before this transformation.
The difference is, now I am Happy…
Now I live in the today and I get to appreciate the little things that make today great. I get to be excited about what I have achieved and the time I spent doing these little things. I am calmer and I have more patience because I see what I have done instead of all the things that I still want to do.
Digging Myself out of the hole I had made…
It took a trip to a paradise island with white sandy beaches and turquoise water to get me to have this enlightenment and come home a different person. It sounds perfect and in many ways it was, but it was also the toughest trip I have ever done. I have never been so honest with myself and so determined to find a way to get myself out of this hole that I had dug myself into. I knew that this was it, either I would have to find a way to get out of this spiraling mess or I would come home and wreck everything that I had built in my life, all because I couldn’t deal with the fact that I couldn’t do it all.
My Journey on 42 Pages…
I wrote a FREE E-Book from the experience I went through during this month of transformation. A book to show that it is possible to change the way you think and to stop yourself in your tracks and change direction. You can make your life simpler and still be happy! If I was able to make a complete 180-turn and figure out what I needed to do to get back on track to happiness and enjoying life, then so can you!
This E-book is FREE because I want my story to be available to you, who are in the same spot or are fearing to be running in a direction where everything will come undone at some point. For you, who know you want to and need to do something about the way you’re living your life right now, but fear that it isn’t as easy as all that. If I was able to do it, while raising 3 kids and working from home, then you can do it too. I never have a moment to spare and yet, with the support of my husband, I made it happen.
I hope my success story can inspire you to see how important it is to take care of yourself! Don’t lose yourself because you are too busy trying to keep all the balls in the air, because if you do, all the balls will fall anyway! Stop, breathe and have the courage to find a way make your life a little simpler!
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