Without effective communication, no relationship stands a chance. We talk (and listen) all day long, but only a small part of our communication takes place in words. Most of the time we believe the other is listening to and understanding what we are saying, but by and large, this is not the case.
February is such a romantic month. It symbolizes love between couples. But I’d like to focus on Love for yourself. As they say in flight, “put your own oxygen mask on, before assisting others”. It’s true in life too. As much as our relationships with spouses, friends, parents, and family members are a priority… nurturing, loving, and caring for ourselves is vital to our wellbeing.
You are amazing. You can accomplish anything you set your mind to. There is no one who can stand in your way of success or happiness in your life, but you.
Every new year is a time for reflection on where we are in life and how we are doing compared to our peers. Did we grow in new ways over the past 12 months, did we accomplish our goals, did we lose the weight, pop the question, finish that degree, or increase our position in life closer to our dreams of living happily ever after doing what we love?