The Power of Choice to improve your life
What will you CHOOSE today? This is a question that I ask myself daily. It’s an empowering awareness to know that you have the power of choice to improve your life.
When I cleared my third cancer in 2019, it was shocking, heart-shattering, sad. 💔 The first week after diagnosis, I spent a lot of time sitting on my bed staring out the window, feeling lost and anxious. But then one day, I realized that I could continue to focus on heavy feelings and the days could drag by…..or I could choose to focus on joy and gratitude each day no matter what else I faced.
The question of the day
So every morning I asked myself ‘what am I choosing today?‘ ☀️
And I’d think “Today I choose.…” Joy, resilience, courage, laughter, balance, whatever I wanted the theme to be that day.
Today I choose….
That soon became my mantra every day of treatment. And it continues still today.
Understanding that I have the POWER OF CHOICE was a GAME CHANGER for all areas of my life.💪🏻
When I realized that our thoughts influence our emotions and impact our outlook and actions in life, it really made me focus on being more aware of what I was choosing. Reminding myself that I have the power of choice in how I react and respond to what happens in my life helps me stay focused.
Being aware of what I can choose, especially my attitude, makes challenges feel more manageable and the days brighter. Knowing I get to choose what gets my focus and how I react to things opened the door to more ease in my life. Choosing to focus on the positive shifted my perspective to embrace living. I now wake excited for every day, grateful for every breath!
Knowing that YOU have the power of choice to improve your life, what will YOU CHOOSE today? ❤️
Choose inspiration today
Have you subscribed yet to this blog? No? (sniff, I’m not crying) Well, I’d love for you to join our community! When you subscribe, you get emails with special updates and offers directly to your inbox, plus access to my resource library. Check it out and subscribe here.