Its my Birthday!! Woooohoooo! 50 years on this amazing earth! I thought I would share 50 things I have learned with all of you. Here it goes:
1. The most important relationship you will ever have is with yourself.
2. Don’t be afraid to ask for help.
3. Do the things that scare you the most those will be the most rewarding.
4. Be a kind soul! You can never go wrong by being kind.
5. Go to bed early and wake up early.
6. It’s ok to change your mind.
7. It’s ok to say no, you don’t owe anyone an explanation.
8. Age is just a number . There is no time limit on where you should be in life.
9. Never lose your inner child, just be silly.
10. When you wake up say thank you, in the middle of the day say thank you, at night when you lay your head on that pillow say thank you! Live your life in gratitude.
11. Listen to Music, Sing out loud! It’s good for the soul.
12. Dance like no one is watching and if they are, ask them to dance with you!
13. Enjoy Life, laugh daily.
14. Expect miracles.
15. Being a mama has been MY greatest joy! Cherish the younger years and brace yourself for the teenage years 🙈 It gets better I promise.
16. Tell your children you love them daily, even when they tell you they hate you they don’t mean it, just show love.
17. It’s never to late to try something new.
18. Help others it feeds your soul.
19. Love Passionately
20. Your outer world is a reflection of your inner world.
21. Inner work is a must
22. Health is wealth. Self care is a must. You cannot be happy if your not healthy. Your body is your temple; treat it as such. You only get one.
23. Life goes by really, really fast. Live each day so that, at the end, you are reveling in how amazing your life truly was, not regretting all the things you did or didn’t do.
24. Talk to strangers. Some of my best conversations have been with strangers.
25. Smile at everyone. You never know what a person is going through.
26. Don’t compare yourself to others. No one is better than anyone we are all different and on our own journeys.
27. Do NOT try to change others.
28. Do NOT let others try to change you! Just be beautiful you!
29. Forgive. Not for them but for your inner peace.
30. Affirmations work; repeat them daily.
31. Trust your journey and enjoy every moment of the ride.
32. Workout daily, Lift heavy weights and do cardio.
33. Always do your best. No matter what you do, make sure you do it well. This is one of the keys to success and happiness.
34. Read as much as you can. Knowledge is power.
35. Listen to Podcasts, learn from others.
36. Embrace your imperfections. It’s what makes you beautiful.
37. Be present. Dont dwell on the past or stress about the future.
38. Meditate daily it will teach you to be present.
39. Always trust your instincts its your soul speaking to you.
40. Know your worth, then add tax
41. Always BELIEVE you can and you will.
42. Buy the shoes
43. Buy the bag (especially if it’s Chanel)
44. Get Glam (get your hair and makeup done)
45. Don’t tell your big dreams to small minded people.
46. You can’t please everyone dont even try to.
47. Sometimes friends are closer to you than family.
48. Do not let anyone else’s opinions control what you do, what you wear. Other people’s opinions are suggestions–take them or leave them.
49. Don’t make major life decisions to please other people. Live life for you!
50. Life is a truly a gift never take it for granted
This is 50!
Dress by Andrea Leo Couture~ HERE
Photographer Vio~ HERE
Thank you for being a part of my beautiful journey! I love you with all my heart!