You are doing just fine. But, do you want to do better?
My dad’s nickname is Rocket Man. For most of his life, he’s never been caught in a chair. He is always moving, always working, always doing something.
A few years ago my sister started calling me Rocket Girl. I didn’t know what she was talking about at first. I rarely leave my chair!
After reflection I realized that, yes, I tend to do a lot of things. I’ve always been somewhat of an overachiever. I mean, six kids? homeschool? two blogs? cookbook? Yeah. #overachiever
But, when my hip started hurting me all the time and when I started to get heart palpitations frequently, I realized that I needed to start taking better care of myself. Yep, that was 40.
Oh sure, I could get by. I could get by just fine, thank you very much. But, I didn’t feel good. I was no longer at my best always pushing, pushing, pushing. [Continue reading…]