I’ve just had my 21st birthday & that sparked a huge reflection over this past week. It feels just like yesterday I was turning 18 & now I’m 21, where has the past 3 years gone?! I’ve learnt so much over these past 21 years & I wanted to share some of those lessons with you today.
1: Try to avoid negativity & the dangerous cycle of comparison.
2: Don’t apologise for things that make you truely happy.
3: Appreciate & love what your body does for you even if it’s not working perfectly.
4: Connect with people, online & offline.
5: Hangout with friends & family. Always be creating great memories.
6: Allow situations to be what they are.
7: Fuss over animals, always.
8: Don’t be ashamed to hangout with yourself.
9: Make the most of your fear & manipulate it into the motivation you need rather than it being the fear that stops you.
10: Be kind & considerate, always.
11: Let those that love you unconditionally help you when you need it.
12: Never let anyone make you feel inferior.
13: Take chances & opportunities when they arise because they won’t always be there.
14: Always do your best, that’s all anyone can ever ask of you.
15: You can always try again.
16: Get outside & walk. Explore your surroundings. Breathe. Take everything in.
17: Live in the moment. Be present. Worry about now, not what could happen or has happened.
18: Embrace the time you have, don’t wish it away.
19: Always make times for those that matter the most to you.
20: Be proud & continue to be proud of yourself, what you’ve achieved & continue to achieve.
21: Self care is important. You must look after yourself first.