How to Cope with Things Beyond Our Control

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One of the greatest struggles many of us deal with on a daily basis is how to let go of things we are unable to control. We’ve often been taught that letting go of control goes directly against our modernized, industrialized way of living — after all, we always strive to remain the architects of our destiny. That’s what I learned growing up from teachers, magazines, songs, movies and so on, at least. My DNA simply did not allow things to merely happen on their own, and I had never been one to sit back and passively let go of control in the first place. Over the years, however, my perspective has significantly shifted (for the better). I’ve learned that a great deal of the control we believe we don’t have over our lives is nothing but an illusion. If you also struggle to cope with difficult situations that are beyond your control, continue reading for tips on how to overcome this.

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25 Things to Start Doing for Yourself

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You and I may or may not share some things in common, but I know one thing is for sure: We are always on the hunt to constantly improve our lives and be the best version of ourselves. Sadly enough, so many people have lived their lives without any change or betterment, even though we are fully capable of making both small and large transformations that hold great significance. To do this, I’ve compiled a list of positive things to start doing for yourself — now.

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How to Be More Positive

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We all have people in our lives that are constantly exuding a positive spirit, even on the gloomiest of days. Some of these people are naturally optimistic, while others have learned how to become more positive throughout their lives. The way we think greatly affects our mood; and in order to give off a more cheerful spirit, it’s essential to become aware of how we are thinking. Here are some of my favorite ways on how to do just that.

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