10 Ways to Take Back Control of your Life…
It’s All Up To You!
Life is short pack it full but not too full or you are apt to start losing control. If you have been looking for tips to take back control of your life you are in for a treat. Follow this simple tips after reading them is all you have to do or perhaps they will simply be reminders on how you can take back control of your life…. We have all hear that practicing positive thinking allows people to focus on our strengths and accomplishments. Positive thinking also helps to boost your immune system increases wellness, happiness and motivation.
The following practical tips provide practical suggestions that you can use to help you shift into more positive thinking and take back control of your life.
- Always Take Good Care of Yourself
Taking good care of yourself means eating properly with good nutrition habits, keeping your body and clothing clean, doing regular exercise and of course getting good rest. Easy right?
- Be Grateful for What You Have.
Make a list of things you are grateful for and remind you of these every day. The constant stresses and challenges of fast paced lifestyles will not seem quite as bad when you think of all the good things you have in your life.
When you feel down just think of the positives in your life and be grateful and you will immediately start feeling better.
- Don’t Keep Making Assumptions
Assuming something, worrying about things that may never happen are all traits that make us human. Have a fear of not being liked or accepted for example leads us to assume that we know what others are thinking, most of the time being completely wrong. Don’t waste time worrying about doing something wrong either, or worry about your assumptions because they are mostly unfounded.
- Stop Using Absolutes on You and Others.
You might have said to your partner or child or friend “You’re ALWAYS late!” or complained to someone “You NEVER call me!”? Thinking and speaking using these absolutes like ‘always’ and ‘never’ makes the situation seem worse than it is, and what is worse can end up programming the persons brain to start delivering on these absolutes.
- Dump the Negative Thoughts.
Negative thinking will not hold any power over you if you dismiss negative thoughts immediately when the seeds are planted in your mind. When you notice yourself having a negative thought about something, detach from it right away. Don’t even try and analyze it either.
- Be In Charge of Your Thinking Patterns
Rule your thoughts and train your brain into a positive mindset about everything. Teach your subconscious mind doing thoughts, gratitude thoughts, well being thoughts, and happiness thoughts.
- Practice Touching and Loving.
Giving someone a hug is beneficial to both the hugger and the hugged. It is proven that this positive physical contact with friends, family your loved ones, and even your pets, is an instant pick-me-up. Do it often and you will reap huge benefits in your life.
- Increase Your Social Connectivity
This is easy enough these days with social media websites and by increasing social activity with others interacting with them, you decrease your loneliness. Surround yourself and on social media add healthy, happy positive people, and their positive energy will affect you in a positive way!
- Help Others When you Can.
Not only will good Karma follow you but everyone feels good after helping others even animals. You can volunteer your time to help others in multiple ways, with your money, or your resources that you are able to share. The more positive energy you put out into helping others in the world, the more you will receive in return from the universe.
- Don’t Dwell on The past.
If you find yourself dwelling on the past and what could have been stop that right there. Often the past is fraught with ifs and could have been and many of these are negative. It’s never productive to think on the past. Look positively towards the future instead.
You can take back control of your life by applying these simple tips above and you will find things will go a lot better for you in all areas of your life.
Avoid letting the little things like stress get under your skin because stress will not solve our problems only magnify them. Sometimes it takes a bit of courage to make changes in your life but if you want to take back control of your life its necessary.