Finding Peace Within Myself

No comments

This month’s theme is focused on peace. As I sit down to type this the first thing that comes to my mind is how hard achieving peace can really be. I never thought about it that much before kids, but soon after I became a mom, I realized it’s very important for myself and family. Over the past few years I’ve tried hard and realized that I can do all the walking, eating right and exercising I can, but what it really comes down to is you have to be at peace with yourself in order to be in a peaceful state. It is not just physical, rather it’s emotional and spiritual.

Peace to me is when I:

  • Let go of the past and negative thoughts that come with it.
  • Understand that I can’t change the way people may think of me or act.
  • Understand that I can’t force relationships with people no matter how hard I want or try to.
  • Accept myself for who I am.

When I can achieve these actions I am able to:

  • Love who I am, unconditionally.
  • Love others for how God made them out to be and value them for who they are.
  • Love people’s differences, their strengths and weaknesses.
  • Value the friendships I have.
  • Cleanse my mind from negativity and allow new opportunities or ideas to flow.

Peace is a process not a feeling. It’s a journey for me, rather than a state. My life changes constantly and being able to juggle and adapt when peace for me can grow.

How do you find peace within yourself?

Share Some Comment Love

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s