A Simple Discipline: Enjoying the Journey

Posted on

Good advice for us all.


Copyright 2014 by R.A. Robbins Copyright 2014 by R.A. Robbins

There is a popular saying, “Life’s a journey, not a destination.”  That is correct, it is a journey.  But sometimes it seems the journey is all about struggle and hardship.  We work so hard at this thing we call life, accomplishing, achieving, acquiring and conquering.  We have a dream we believe must be realized at all costs.

We forget that we are supposed to enjoy the trip.  So how do we remember, and how do we enjoy the trip?

  1.  Value experiences.  The simple things like watching the sunrise, swimming in the ocean or walking the dog have lessons and joy waiting for us.
  2. Unplug once in awhile.  Put away the devices and get involved in the “real world”.
  3. Take an actual vacation.  Don’t take your work with you or spend all your time texting people at home.
  4. Have fun.  Smile, laugh, play, sing, color, tell a joke…

View original post 36 more words

Leave a Reply

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