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Five o’clock is right around the corner in California! So it’s time to close out the week with my regular weekly joy habit: pause, reflect, and write down 3 wins. This week featured an unusually large number of things that went off the rails, so I know it’s more important than ever to release myself…
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It’s Friday and that means it’s time to close the week with one of my favorite Joy Habits: reflecting on my weekly wins.
I choose to end every week with a simple joy habit: pause, remember, and write down my 3 biggest wins.
In January, I spent 30 days noticing, documenting, and experiencing what joy feels like in my daily life. Here’s what I learned.
I love to end my week with a simple habit: focusing on my weekly wins. All that’s required is a brief pause to remember, reflect on, and write down three wins from the previous week.
It’s been a year since I retired at 46. My biggest surprise is the gap between my experience and the pervasive myths about early retirement.
Want some Joy? Try ending this week by celebrating your wins instead of ruminating on everything that didn’t work out.
If you’ve been reading this blog for any length of time, you know that Friday’s are for wins! It’s a simple joy habit: end the week by celebrating what went well instead of ruminating over everything that went wrong. I post mine here as an accountability mechanism. And I warmly invited you to share your…