In keeping with keeping things simple(which was a complicated way to say
that but let's move on) I love to break things down into easy,
palatable chunks of information for gals to swallow so for today's post I
am doing my High Five! and give you an easy break down of five things
you can do in three areas of your life to help you live a more
authentic, accomplished life.Five Easy Ways You Can Live Green Today-
Stop the clothes dryer when the clothes are dry rather than letting it run till it shuts off on its own.
the summer dry clothes in the evening or early, early morning when it
is cooler so as to not put an unnecessary strain on your a/c unit.
Turn your computers off at night.
Unplug appliances and misc electronics that aren't used daily.
Cut two minutes off your shower.Five Easy Ways to live Healthier Today
Breathe in and out more slowly and through your nose.
Do some simple stretching exercises.
Drink two more glasses of water than you normally do, then add on from there.
Don't eat bread.
Replace one unhealthy snack with a healthy one. Then work on the rest.Five Ways to Walk Closer With God Today
you wake up, smile, thank and praise Him, even if you don't feel like
it. He knows any doubt, fear or heartache you may be feeling and wants
to interact with you to bring healing and joy.
Ask God to begin to help you hear Him more each day.
for the little things to be thankful for, the things we often over
look. Like the birds gathered at the bird feeder, the smell of a rainy
summer day or children playing, laughing and oblivious to all the
world's "problems" that we so quickly forget are all in the hands of a
powerful and loving God.
Decide you will not think anything
negative about other people today. Commit to catching yourself if you do
and then replacing that thought with a more effective and purposeful
thought. Once you have that down, you can work on other negative thought
Sit and smile for a moment and imagine Him smiling
down on you rejoicing in you exactly the way you are, wanting you to
rejoice in Him too.
Pick one of these areas, work on it, then
pick another. If I can change, ANYONE can change and it starts with one
step at a time. Heck, I am even starting to love Oklahoma. Now that's
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