How many times have you heard someone talk about how they wish they were, or could still be “insert age here?”
The problem with this mindset is it’s about looking back or looking forward, but never living in the present.
People say things like: “If only I were still in High School. Then I’d really be living my best life.”
Or: “If only I were older. Then I’d really be an adult.”
It’s either the best days were in the past, or are yet to come.
What if the best days are right now?
Okay, before you take this out of context, I don’t mean this literally. Given the state of the world, of course the best days are not right now. These are horrible days. Scary days. Uncertain days.
What I mean by “what if the best days are right now” is that life is about perspective.Continue reading