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DO YOU INVEST IN YOURSELF?

I remember times when I used to think I am not good enough, smart enough, pretty enough, I never have enough money to do anything, I'm constantly questioning my abilities and so on and so on.

Having no self-worth and low self-esteem lives within us. I don't care who you are, what nationality you are there is something within that tells us we don't live up to what ever that expectation may be.

This is especially true for women. We are care takers and givers. We want to make our families happy, our friends happy, even strangers, everyone except ourselves. We come last in our world. We have been conditioned to believe that we can put off our needs later until when later comes, we feel it's too late.

I'm here to tell you it's never too late. However you must take the initiative to invest in yourself. I kept thinking I don't have the money for this or that. Maybe I'll have it later and then fear hits and I don't want to take a chance on myself. I finally…

Linda Simms, Life Coach for Growth: Being Fully Present

Linda Simms, Life Coach for Growth: Being Fully Present: Worry is a lack of faith. I know when I begin to worry about bills, my parents, my son, my grandson...I'm not fully present. What does it me...

Being Fully Present

Worry is a lack of faith. I know when I begin to worry about bills, my parents, my son, my grandson...I'm not fully present. What does it mean to be fully present? It means to live in the "NOW".

Eckhart Tolle states, "The greatest obstacle to enlightenment is the Mind". When we worry and stress over things that we have no control over or things we can change but we do not make a move to do so, we're not living in the "here and now". Our mind is reeling with "clutter". We are in our heads all the time  wondering and worrying.

Being "present" means to be aware of your surroundings and focusing on what "is" and not what was or what's going to be. To be fully present is to be in the "NOW". There is "POWER" in the "NOW".

We can do this at any time no matter where we are or what we're doing. We can allow ourselves to discard wasteful thinking and accept what IS and stay in the moment.

I…