Success isn’t just your achievements.It’s not even always how you impact the world. Some days success is just going to mean that you got through it. Some days success will be domestic goddessing and cupcake baking with your kids on a Saturday night.
Success is in getting to know yourself. Listening when everything in you tells you tobeand notdo.
There’s a lot you can learn about yourself when life changes. You learn what steadies you. You learn what you grip onto. You learn what no longer serves you. Change is equally terrifying as it is wrapped in hope. But the one thing I feel more certain of than I have in 30 years is that no matter the change, it will be what you make of it. Here is a quick guide to not only surviving change but thriving through it.
And when all this shifting is happening and all the things, people and places are disappearing. When it feels like you've been misplaced and left behind. That you've been moved and forgotten. When it feels like nothing is on your side, not even God. This is where your trust takes full force. You have to trust that what lies ahead is greater than what's left behind...and other freakishly true euphemisms