How are you? I recently wrote a guest post for the Up 4 Discussion website which is celebrating women this month!!! You know I have to support when it comes to celebrating us! There are so many awesome posts over there, so be sure to check them out. I have a few great posts in the works and will be posting those before the close of the week.
Check out an excerpt from my post below and be sure to visit Up 4 Discussion to continue reading.
“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” ~ Anaïs Nin
Being more fluid, more open, to the ebbs and flows of life is the key to having the fullest life possible. Having a stiff neck skews our perspective. I’m worried about us as women many days and this includes me. For every one of us open to new experiences, new people, new food, new jobs, new relationships, there are many terrified to make a move. Have you ever been so scared you’re literally petrified? Frozen in time? Cannot even think of moving – anything in any way. I’ve been there. Some days I still find myself in that place. We. Need. To. Stop. It.
We cannot grow or progress when we’re not open.
I want us to be able to see God’s plan as He reveals it. Just because God gives us an assignment doesn’t mean He won’t add on to it in the middle. Change baby. You ask for increase? He can provide it any way He sees fit.
All roads aren’t straight. They are often set with curves, detours, winding and sometimes treacherous stretches. Along the way there is beautiful scenery, straight stretches, rest stops, funky stores to waste your money at, great restaurants and opportunity – and each other and our relationship with God.
I believe this is one of those areas where we as women have to grow and evolve. It’s why most of us are always stressed out!!! Many of us are perfectionists.…