I took responsibility for my life.

The moment my life became a beautiful one, was the moment I decided to take responsibility.

For so long, I blamed other people, situations and beliefs I had as to why I wasn’t achieving what I wanted to.

My weight, my love life, my money struggles, my health, my business.

For so long I said, “I have tried EVERYTHING.” when really, I hadn’t

My weight dropped when I took responsibility. 18.7kgs it dropped by.

I called in my soul mate when I took responsibility. I let go of the stories I was telling myself. EG: “Maybe this is the best it gets?”

I found a career path I ADORE when I took responsibility. I let go of blaming the market for why my business wasn’t booming.

I got a handle of PCOS and fell pregnant when I took responsibility. After 10 GPs and specialists said it will be highly unlikely I will ever be a mother.

I had so many excuses.

“It’s just my luck.”

“This is all I am worth.”

“This job will at least give me money I guess.”

“Maybe I am born to be fat.”

I blamed it on EVERYTHING but myself.

When really, that’s all that needed to shift.

I asked myself questions like,
Have I really tried everything?
Is this really all I am worth?
Am I making these excuses up?
What if I do nothing, how will my life look in 10 years?
Is fear winning?
Am I settling?
Is this REALLY what life is about?

I got real with myself.

That’s when I realised, I am not taking control of my life. I was blaming it all on things I had NO control over.

I was the only one that could control what I did or did not put in my mouth.
I was the only one that could walk away from the man I ‘thought’ was the love of my life.
I was the only one that could book time out to focus on my business.
I was the only one that controlled how I invested the money I received.
I was the only one that could continue to look for alternative options when it came to my health.

Not my mum, not old mate down the road.

ME.

To be honest, I had no idea what the fuck I was doing, or how I was going to better my life.

I just knew that it was my choice.

It was my choice to pick up that book to read to learn more about self-awareness.
It was my choice to get a coach.
It was my choice.

So,

Are you taking responsibility for your life?

Do you WANT to take responsibility?

How are you going to do that?

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