The best gift you can give yourself in 2013 is the decision to follow your calling. This is the path that is uniquely right for you. It encompasses every area of life, from your work and relationships to your heartaches and hopes. Following your calling might sound complicated, but it’s not. It’s as simple as checking in with yourself as often as you can.
Below are three tips for following your calling in 2013:
1. Tell the Truth—to Yourself. Self-honesty is central to following our calling. This means identifying what we need to let go, as well as what we want to create. Take stock of what you need to release from 2012. What is taking up too much space in your life? Consider beliefs, relationship dynamics, grudges, material objects, habits, and ways you spend your time that are no longer serving you. Think about a small change you can make within yourself.
On the flip side, reflect on what you have been longing for. What feels like the next, right step in your life? Read more…