How to slow down when life speeds up
It seems contrary to our natural thinking to contemplate “slowing down” when our calendars become fuller and fuller each day. We all have times in our life when we are busier than normal, and this is not the time to neglect the art of slowing down.
We have two trips planned in the next few weeks. Ever since the trips were set in my calendar, I’ve been trying to plan ahead and get organized early enough so my business, my home, my dog, and my life in general, are all being taken care of. While planning ahead is essential to a busy life, in the last few days, I feel like I’ve been speeding up to “get everything done.” The pace these last few days has made me think: Am I trying to make things too perfect? How are all the preparations affecting my stress level?
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