Life can be a blast when you’re positive!
Remember if you’re positive, your kids will be positive and if you’re negative your kids most probably will be too. We are not born ‘winners’ or ‘losers’ but as ‘choosers’.
Decide what’s right for you and your family.
This month, we focus on “A” for: ATTITUDE.
People’s thoughts tend to determine how well or how badly they function – whether you think you can, or you can’t, you’re probably right depending on your thoughts at the time. We really are what we think. The right attitude is your most important asset.
A quick quiz for you…
1) If you woke up in the morning and saw that it was raining, what would you think:
A: Oh good – I won’t have to water the garden.
B: That’s great; the farms and ground could really do with a drink.
C: Glad I brought a new umbrella.
D: What a horrible day, I don’t want to get out of bed.
2) At work, if you were asked by a colleague to take over a new project, would you think:
A: This is an interesting challenge.
B: My boss must think I’m capable – I’ll prove him or her right.
C: This could lead to the promotion I’ve been hoping for, and possibly more money.
D: I wonder if I’m up to it, if it was to difficult for him/her.
3) If you were invited to a party where you knew almost no one, would you think:
A: This will be fun and I might meet some interesting people.
B: I should go, as it’s the sort of challenge I need.
C: At the very least it’ll be free food and drink, and I might actually have an enjoyable evening.
D: I’m not good with strangers, and I probably won’t have anything in common with anyone.
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