Staying Stuck is Easy

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Staying stuck is easy. It is an uncomfortable habit that feels so familiar it becomes comfortable. It turns up the volume on fear so high that to move in any direction instills a panicky feeling.

Staying stuck is easy. You feel trapped and victimized, convincing yourself that doing anything different will kill you. That’s why you stay stuck.

Have you ever felt this?

Staying stuck is easy until you realize the pain of staying stuck is greater than the fear of moving forward. 

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The courage of risking everything is finally worth the freedom of moving forward, making decisions and claiming your vision. Hopes and dreams of what life could be comes into view and helps you move forward.

I have let this fear stop me many times in my life. I spent many years feeling stuck, unable to make even a small step towards my dreams. There were many times when I would take a few steps but then refused to go any further. This is just as painful because you see your goal in front of you but no path to reach it. I guess if I weren’t so persistent I would just clean the slate board and completely forget that goal.

I felt as if I were on a seesaw. I could see my goal in front of me -my emotional freedom.   I wanted out of despair and panic. But how?

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Vision Boards – Manifesting Abundance

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Have you ever looked at your life and thought, “I want more abundance in my life.” You decide you want more love, money, creativity – more flow. You want to manifest more abundance in your life. Maybe you envision traveling to distant lands or exploring the local foods of a region. You want to learn a new skill, such as photography, or ballroom dancing or train seeing eye dogs. You see a more expansive vision of your life. And then you look at your daily routine….

Okay, so you have dreams of a more abundant life than you are living at the moment. No need to be disappointed with your life. Honor it for what it is. Give gratitude for the gifts in your life…that will help your abundance to increase. But you see now that you need a plan if you want to live a more abundant life.

Let’s talk about manifesting. Some people think think that if they wish for something, or dream about it, that they can create it. It’s a good first step – many call it “visioning”.  If you can’t imagine it, it is hard to create.

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