Posts Tagged ‘how to keep calm as busy mums’

Clear Your Mind: Prioritise And Give Yourself Permission To Let Go!

Monday, February 26th, 2018

The world can sometimes be a place of organised chaos, which can make us feel out of control at times. The good news however, is that we all have the power to be in control of ourselves. We don’t have to act in a reactive way if we are proactive in deciding how we will deal with situations before they arise. On a day-to-day basis, this helps us operate with a clear mind as we have clearly laid out priorities and can let go of the things that are holding us back and replace them with the things that will help us move forward in a the direction of our choosing.


Keep Calm And Carry On

Monday, October 8th, 2012

How familiar is this scene?

  • The kids refuse to listen and carry out your instructions
  • Your beautiful scatter cushions resemble Mount Everest – if only you could get to them for the Lego and Barbie dolls strewn in your way
  • You’ve just received another sales call about solar panels
  • The doorbell rings with a neighbour selling raffle tickets and you’ve no change to hand
  • Your toddler dropped your mobile phone, smashing the screen
  • You are about to serve dinner when your partner calls to say he’s just starting his commute home
  • The kids are playing up at bedtime, making you late for your gym class

At which point did you lose your cool and start screaming about how unfair life is and what did you do to deserve all this? How many of these scenarios sound like a mirror of your everyday life? (more…)