GUIDELINES FOR GRATITUDE AND JOURNALING
In this episode of Confidence on the Go, we’re diving into:
- Practical ways to prioritize journaling and gratitude in your life
- The reason why writing, even if you’re not a writer, can be the best tool of personal development in your life
- Questions for you to start the process and your brain a-thinking!
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QUOTES ON JOURNALING AND WRITING DOWN:
Keep a notebook. Travel with it, eat with it, sleep with it. Slap into it every stray thought that flutters up into your brain. Cheap paper is less perishable than gray matter. And lead pencil markings endure longer than memory. -Jack London
A journal is an ideal environment in which to “become.” It is a perfect place for you to think, feel, discover, expand, remember, and dream. -Brad Wilcox
Write what should not be forgotten. -Isabelle Allende
The act of writing is the act of discovering what you believe. -David Hare
It gives us deep spiritual insight into the meaning and purpose of our lives.
It is a voyage to our interior.
It is a tangible expression of the breathings of our heart.
THE JOURNALING PROCESS:
There’s no right or wrong way to journal – but there are many options:
Other ideas >>>
Do it before you get out of bed in the morning
Put it next to your coffee maker
Use an app
Write on a calendar
Create a journal jar
QUESTIONS TO GET YOU STARTED:
Create a #SmallWins section and track small wins
Create a “swipe page” of brilliant ideas
Create a list of your “life list” and break down goals
Create lists > places you’ve enjoyed visiting, things you’ve done you never thought you could do, the people you most admire and what you’ve learned from them, your favorite books, your favorite movies, your favorite songs, your top five short term goals, your top five long term goals, the top five things that bring you happiness, what you need to do every day to make life “work best”, your favorite foods
What are you biggest dreams?
What legacy do you want to leave the world?
What’s the best thing that happened today?
What is one thing you are actively learning right now?
What are you greatest strengths?
What is one way you are practicing abundance right now?
What would you say to your teenage self?
What’s the best thing you’ve learned about life since last year?
What are you learning about God right now?
What words do you want to live by?
What are the top twenty-five things that make you smile?
What are the best three moments of your life?
What did it feel like when you met your partner for the first time?
What are the most loving things said to you?
What words encourage you the most?
What do you wish others knew about you?
What do you want to be more bold about doing in life?
What do you love about life?
What is the best lesson you learned from your most recent mistake?
What do you need to say ‘no’ to?
What makes you feel most energized?
What 10 words best describe you?
What do you want your family members to know about themselves?
What does a beautiful life look like to you?
What is an ideal Tuesday in your dream life?
What countries do you want to visit and why?
What do you want to tell your future you?
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Over a period of seven days, you will receive one email per day from me. Each email will have a quick, three minute video with three summary points and two questions-of-the-day for you to use in your own reflections, meditations, journaling or prayer. Make it a priority to watch the videos – even when it doesn’t feel like it, you always have three minutes in your day, and part of prioritizing your own personal growth is a subconscious message you are sending to yourself that you do have more choice and control in life that you previously thought. You run your day, you run your thoughts, you run your confidence – you can do this!
I’m excited to get started with you – and, if for any reason, you have issues receiving any of the videos, don’t hesitate to reach out and let me know immediately by emailing me directly at email@example.com. I am here to serve you as your confidence coach because I know that, equipped with confidence, and a confidence boost of this nature, you can do anything in life and that you will be unstoppable as you courageous pursue contributing to this world in a way that matters!
Choose your mindset
Choose to be courageous
Choose positive body language
Choose kindness and love
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LISTENER OF THE EPISODE:
Trish- I made a career change this year at the age of 43. I have struggled with self confidence & self doubt for 20 plus years. My new boss is always talking about podcasts. So after downloading a lot & getting more discouraged because I was not getting anything from these I found your Squashing Self Doubt episode 194 today; I was in tears & saying amen throughout your podcast today. I too am a perfectionist & a strong Christian. All this to say thank you! I can’t wait to listen to more of your podcasts. I am tired of fighting this battle & have decided this is the year to try & overcome.
Katherine Shettles Colbert