As a women over 50, I’ve begun to feel a change in how I perceive the “younger generation”, in how I react to seeing people in love kissing, in how I am not able to multi-task so easily (and I just started to do that – darn!), and how being overwhelmed is apparently the norm these days. I subscribe to Gwyneth Paltrow’s GOOP. She has some interesting recipes, she’s turned me onto some great food blogs, she writes as if communicating with a friend, and well, she is most definitely on-the-go as you will see by reading a journal of one of her days at the end of this post. I was exhausted jut reading what she does! After reading it, I realized a couple of things: 1) that I will never be in the same league as Gwyneth in this lifetime, and 2) it’s really Ok to be mellow, to be relaxed, because that is what I like. After all, I am just a 70’s girl who happens to love connecting in the year 2011! So here is something that will make you feel good by reading it aloud to yourself, right before you shift to what Gwyneth goes through in a day, bless her heart!
“There is peace within me. I trust that I am exactly where I am meant to be.
I remember the infinite possibilities that are born of faith in myself and
others. I use the gifts that I have received and pass on the love that has
been given to me. I am content with myself just the way I am. This knowledge
settles into my bones, and allows my soul the freedom to sing, dance, praise
and love. It is there for each and every one of us.”
Continue reading Women over 50: I Trust I am Exactly where I am meant to Be!