Emotional strength and stability are two of the most valued traits that we try a lot of ways to attain. However, in the current times, it may seem difficult to achieve a sense of equilibrium amidst so many chaotic events. As a collective, we are all stressed more than usual over the last two years, and understandably so. But this article is not to address the events of the past; today, we’re going to take a page from faith and learn how to re-establish peace and harmony from within.
That day, I had to do something to stir up the energy, not just in my mind, but my body. It felt like low energy was filling up the space around me. I needed a little something to make me feel awake, alive and inspired. I put the challenge out to my family, what activity were they up for? We all love being outside, but I needed something out of my comfort level. I knew that if I did something with a little fear factor, it would wake me up.
The answer was easy... Zip lining. I have always declined zip lining on family vacations. I don’t like the height, or the lack of control. Perfect; two things for me to work on, letting go of control and letting go of my fear of height.
Reservations made! I unpacked my suit case and began to look forward to a new adventure. As soon as the commitment was made, I felt better. My body and mind responded to the idea of an adventure. I felt lighter. A heaviness disappeared and things began to flow.