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Do You Know How to Enjoy A Harvest?

Your Miniature Thanksgiving Day

If you stay up with the latest in self-help

and coaching, you will notice that many

therapists and coaches are great at teaching

you how to plant the seeds that will

someday reap a plentiful harvest.

You Sew To Reap

You figure out what is important to you

and you get your priorities in life straight.

You learn to set goals, break them down into

easily doable steps, and then tackle them

one at a time at your own pace.

You work daily in the hope that one day in

the future it is all going to “pay off.”

You will be so thankful when it’s done!

  After The Harvest

But just as important as all the WORK of

self-improvement and healthy, positive

life change steps…is what you do after you

harvest the fruits of all your labor.

Can you spread out your goals accomplished

and dreams achieved in front of you on the

“Thanksgiving Day” table and dig in?

Can you appreciate and enjoy the sense of

pride and accomplishment you have earned,

letting a “job well done” nurture your soul the

way a nutritious meal nurtures your body?

A Miniature Thanksgiving Day

It seems a shame to gather together all you

have worked for, hoped for, prayed for…

the end result of all those

long days/weeks/years of effort…

place it all on that beautiful table

and then push your plate away, empty.

A Moment to Acknowledge

Denying what you have achieved,

moving on to the next “project” without

celebrating the end or success of another,

deprives you of the last essential step

in completing a goal :  acknowledging

and enjoying what has been accomplished.

Don’t Rush Through Success

Take your time.

Savor the moment.

When you’ve achieved a goal, stop.

Experience that feeling of happiness and

personal pride, success, and gratitude

before you go on to the next goal.

It is not enough to reap a harvest.

You must take time to enjoy it.  🙂


The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.~William Blake

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