“No-Fail” Friday: Mind(re)set


We got a head start on this weekend’s “no-fail” mindfulness challenge earlier this week, with Wednesday’s post on gratitude. It is November, after all, so you knew it was coming. We took a slightly different angle on the subject, though, and gave some thought to whether it’s possible to be both ambitious about the future and grateful for what you already have. It seems possible, but when you think about it, you’re probably actually imagining being one, and then the other. So, you’re planning for the future, and then, you take a moment to be grateful for what you have.

That’s a really nice toggle move to have the inclination to do. There’s nothing wrong with it. In fact, there’s a whole lot right with it.

The magic, however, is in learning how to do both at the same time.  Read More