Sunday, January 20, 2013

My Goal: Downsize to Supersize!


My family is getting ready to spend some special time off together upcoming. I'm still recooperating from Christmas. A few weeks ago I blogged about that here. I say this not to complain, just a statement of fact that the 2012 holiday season nearly slayed me. As soon as the holidays passed I began writing down my reflections about the season, making a plan for things to be radically different next year. I can't help but think that Jesus never intended any of us to be hospitalized because we half killed ourselves over His birthday party.

But I digress...

Suffice it to say I hung on for my sister to get here and us to have our time in Treasure Island and I also had my sights on our upcoming family time. :)  Concentrating on those two things got me through the season.

 My new year's resolutions this year are the most streamlined list I've ever made. I've intentionally made the list short and simple and I intend to go after it hard. My goal is to accomplish more with less stress, and experience more meaning along the journey.

Perhaps you've gone through a reevaluation of sorts in your own life, to simplify or downsize in order to improve your quality of life. If so I'd love to hear about it.

Maybe to some, "downsizing" seems a dreadful thing, like it's giving up or not dreaming big enough. On the contrary, my dreams are bigger than ever. I'm just taking a streamlined approach to get there. I'm downsizing my list to supersize my life!

How about you?


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