Monday, June 1, 2015

LIFE LESSONS: Choose Your Hard

I love agency! I'm so grateful I get to be in control of my life. For a long time I felt like my life was just being lived for me and I was on the side lines looking out at the game. I felt like my agency was gone, due to my health. I felt out of control and ached to be the pilot of my life again.
A wonderful woman in my church was teaching our Relief Society (our church's women's group), and she was talking about agency. She mentioned that years ago she had read this quote in a magazine:

http://www.sparkpeople.com/resource/quotes_translation.asp?id=417

When she read this quote, it hit me. I didn't just apply this to my weight (although this was the quote that made me finally decide to take the steps and start the program I'm on now to lose weight) but I applied this to my whole life. For example: