I’d tell him that this next chapter seems more daunting at the moment than when he saw me with the babies.
They are tight not because they shrunk; they are tight because I had gained some weight over the past year.
When I tapped into it, it felt like entering a new world of possibilities, knowledge, entertainment, education, and even friends.
When you or anyone else is on your team, you have the same intention and goal of keeping the team “winning” which may look like anything that creates your definition of success.
I pretty much grabbed whatever vegetables I had, thawed the salmon, mixed some curry paste (leftover) with coconut milk… and voila, a dish that’s actually worth sharing with your friends!
One of my favorite teachers I learn from is Byron Katie. Her words ring true, and need to be remembered on a regular basis: When we fight with reality, we always lose.