Change and Growth 14

embracing change

There are going to be some changes around these parts, particularly with the Friday posts.  I’m not exactly sure what changes will be happening so stay tuned.  I just know that there is a shake up but things will stay largely the same.  I’ll still have the link up and some sort of variation of this Happy/gratitude list but just revamped.

The reason for the change:  Sometimes you just need to walk away from friendships that don’t serve you any longer.  It doesn’t mean I’m not disappointed or I hate the person, not at all.  I just simply value myself more than to stay in a one-sided friendship, where ego and selfishness are more important than being a friend to someone.  I’m not saying that we all as a humanity don’t have shit to work on, but sometimes, unfortunately, friendships run their course and you just have to walk away for your own well-being.

So the Friday posts are still going to happen, there’s just going to be a bit of shake up.  I’ve always loved to posts that honour the gratitude I have or highlighting the positive.  Thousands if not millions of others blog about gratitude or happy posts all the time, so you know what? I enjoy them, so therefore they are gonna stick.

If anyone wants to unfriend me or quit being friends, then so be it.  I cannot control anyone but myself; we are each our own bosses and how you conduct yourselves is none of my business.  I do want to say thanks to many that have been supportive, but also, understanding.  In the last two weeks, since the death of my mother-in-law, I’ve stopped ignoring things that have been bothering me and I decided to take action instead of sweeping shit under the rug, because that is no longer cutting it.

Life is short and I want nothing more than to surround myself with positive people that have my back, point blank.  And I don’t think that’s a difficult concept to understand.  You can ask anyone that truly knows me and they’ll tell you that I’m a no-bullshit, tell ’em like it is kind of woman.  I’m pragmatic and the truth sometimes hurts.

embracing change

So here’s to change, staying positive and keeping your head held eye.  We all have our own shit, issues and trauma and you know what else?  We’re all crazy busy, EVERYONE is busy for crying out loud.  Everyone’s lives are busy and full.  But I choose to live a life of authenticity and being intentional.  And if you don’t like that, well frankly, you don’t have to read it then, do you?

Have a lovely weekend my friends.  xox

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  • Oh hai… I see what you’re doing here 😉 I am excited about the changes on the horizon. Honestly, life is too short to spend it in the company of people who don’t appreciate you for who you are. You are a beautiful human being through and through, and there is a LOT of good in store for both of us 🙂 XOXO

  • Linds, I just want to hug you. Seriously. I want to give you a big, giant hug. Then, I want to sit down with you and let you talk. Or we can sit in silence. Or I can talk about meaningless shit to distract you. Whatever you want and need. I wish I could do that with you. Continued positivity being sent your way!

  • I’m still with you! 🙂 Regardless of my flakiness re: blogging stuff lately. (I know this isn’t about me lol, I just mean regarding your “if anyone wants to unfriend me thing”–I don’t want to!)

  • Yah for new beginnings and shedding dead weight!

  • I hear you girl!! I never want to unfriend you!!

  • Well, we sure don’t want to unfriend you! As long as you’re being true to you, Lindsay, we are looking forward to seeing what changes you have in store.:)

  • I wish you lived closer, Erin. <3

  • 😉 hey girl heyyyy.
    You’re just far too kind my dear… <3 cheers to much growth and positivity ahead. Much love. xoxo

  • Glad you’ve got my back, girl. xox

  • Well said – amen sister! I am so looking forward to all the positive things that are ahead of us all and I am so happy and grateful to be on this road together with the 2 of you! It means the world! Hugs xxx

  • Amen!! 🙂

  • That’s really music to my ears, that makes me so happy. 🙂 Likewise, Kim.

  • Thanks 🙂 Shedding deadweight feels great!

  • Ditto ditto ditto! I’m so thrilled and happy about this adventure we took a leap of faith on. It’s been great thus far and it’ll only get better and better. 🙂 Happy and blessed to have you both as such great friends.
    xoxox