This will suddenly make you realise that you have all the time in world.
As a working mum with 2 small children, I have always felt like a victim of time.
Time is scarce and it’s running away from me.
My daughter was down with a tummy big for the last 3 days. Although I chose to put work aside and spend that time with her, there was a gnawing thought at the back of my head that I am going to be so far behind my work schedule for the week.
I am over 40-years old with so many aspirations, dreams and goals, I have so much going on all the time, there are just not enough hours in the day to get everything done!
I am always feeling like:
- My time is limited and precious, I am always on the clock
- I am the time police who gets frustrated when things don’t go as planned with my time or if someone else is late
- I need to rush everything I do and everywhere I go or it won’t happen
- There are many things I want to do, I am constantly feeling a sense of urgency
- There will never be enough time to do everything I want to do
I am constantly looking for ways to better manage my time. I’m in the peak of my life, and time is running past me frighteningly fast.
It’s a scary and uncomfortable thought that I carry with me, ALL the time. Especially now as I’m designing my own life, I feel even more the pressure of time — it’s exhausting.
Until I read this book and discovered a way to think about time which has been like a Eureka moment for me!
The secret to transform the way you think about time is understanding this one thing: “You are the source of your time.”
Stick with me here while I explain.
The author of The Big Leap, Gay Hendricks calls this mentality as being on “Einstein Time” and he offers a compelling argument to reframe how we…