Refocus Your Energy Through Mindfulness Practice…

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Refocus Your Energy Through Mindfulness Practice

Everyone wants to feel alive and take in the world around them.

Yet, not everyone’s sure how to go about it. You can refocus your energy through a mindfulness practice.

Mindfulness is fairly easy to do, but a skill that with work you can learn to master! Here’s how…

Daily Gratitude

It’s important to rehearse your daily gratitude list. It doesn’t have to be anything complicated, you can simply be thankful for a beautiful day or having a car to drive. Gratitude puts your mind at ease and makes you feel calm. It’s a very rewarding experience that doesn’t require much effort. Do it every day to enforce positive thinking skills and build self-confidence. Focus on what you do have, instead of the things you don’t have, or wish you had.

Experience Nature

Go out and take in the energy from the natural world. Listen to the birds chirping when you wake up in the morning, or listen to the leaves blowing as you take a walk or hike. Nature is free beauty that’ll uplift your spirits if you’re quiet enough to listen. Don’t take nature for granted, instead experience it and understand it. The stillness is a natural remedy for stress. Be mindful enough to notice what’s going on around you and see all it has to offer.

Mind & Body Connection

Exercising is so important for reenergizing and feeling better. Moving your body also entails working your mind. Connect your mind and body when you’re out for a run or doing yoga and try to align them for an incredible experience. Doing so will minimize racing thoughts and pain in your body. Meditation also helps calm your mind and body. Take part in various exercises that allow you to practice bringing your mind and body together and experience mindfulness at work.

Self-Awareness

Take time each day to reflect on yourself, your day and your feelings. The more self-aware you are, the more energy you’ll have for other tasks. Draw from your inner-being and be honest about your thoughts, feelings and emotions. Release tension and any negative thoughts that are dragging you down. Becoming self-aware will have you demonstrating more self-control in your daily life. You’ll begin to understand that you’re in control of your actions and have the power to change them. Self-awareness brings a new energy to your life that’ll leave you feeling determined and prepared to face whatever comes next.

Spirituality

Spirituality will look different for each person, but the point is that you’re connecting with something outside yourself. We all need comfort once in a while and we’ll all face ups and downs during the course of our lifetime. Spirituality is a good grounding tool to help you overcome obstacles and remain steady in various situations. There’s a new energy that comes over you when you practice spirituality. You find yourself displaying positive energy and practicing positive thinking skills. Make time for it in your life and let it be a mindful activity that helps settle your mind and leaves you feeling refreshed.

Conclusion

There’s nothing wrong with needing to reenergize and refocus your attention. The more you put mindfulness practice into play, the less anxious and worried you’ll feel because it’ll become second nature. Use these tips to refocus your energy through mindfulness practice and feel empowered to charge ahead with confidence.

About the Author

Katie Carlson

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Katie Carlson is a seasoned professional with skills and experience in education, training, event planning, social media, blogging, technology, marketing and customer service.

In her free time she loves playing soccer, golfing, running, cooking, volunteering, reading, traveling, having dinner with friends, being creative, writing, engaging in stimulating conversation, going to the beach, sunshine and of course, blogging.

Katie created The Social Being721 to make sure she practices what she preaches and takes time each day to reflect and give thanks and gratitude for the very special moments in life. She thought she’d have some fun doing it and share content her readers can connect with and embrace. It doesn’t have to be complicated or a place to make judgments, it just IS. Inspiration, laughter and human connections keep Katie grounded and motivated. She’s always hungry to learn and grow!

  • KatieCarlson721

    Thank you for the opportunity!