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You all had such huge assumptions about my Phrase of the yr for 2020. Surprisingly, solely certainly one of you bought it proper (a minimum of I believe it was solely that. certainly one of you!)
As ordinary, as 2019 began to finish and we headed in November, I began to consider the final theme that I wished to pursue the next yr. My phrase for the yr got here to me fairly simply, as is usually the case.
I sat with it for just a few weeks to ensure I actually appreciated it. After which I requested Jesse about his ideas. He agreed that the phrase appeared acceptable for 2020.
So with out additional ado, my phrase for 2020 is: Savor.
What does taste imply?
There are numerous definitions of taste, however the primary definition is "style or scent with pleasure". I made a decision to broaden my very own private definition of taste to incorporate the slowdown and the complete expertise of life by way of my senses.
I like the best way Vocabulary.com defines it:
Whether or not it's a sense of pleasure or a bit of pecan pie – while you savor one thing, you take pleasure in it to the fullest.
If you savor one thing, you take pleasure in it a lot that you simply wish to make it final perpetually. With that in thoughts, taste has a connotation of doing one thing slowly. When you savor this flourless chocolate pie, you eat it slowly, little by little, intentionally selecting up every crumb from the plate. The phrase is usually utilized to eating, however you’ll be able to savor any nice expertise, whether or not it's the profitable contact or your second within the highlight.
Why did I select this phrase?
My character is one who doesn’t are likely to dwell slowly. I normally have a closing aim in thoughts with nearly every little thing and I can bow my head, put my blinders on and goal straight for that aim.
Whereas there are some good issues about this pattern, it additionally signifies that I typically lack numerous magnificence and expertise alongside the best way. This yr, I wish to take the time to essentially cease and savor life, expertise the richness of on a regular basis life and spot what I style, contact, hear, see and really feel.
I not solely plan to concentrate on this throughout my day, however I may even be setting 2-Three objectives every week that goal to assist me use my senses to dwell life higher.
To search out out extra about this phrase and why I selected it for 2020, make sure to hearken to this week's podcast episode the place I share extra about selecting a phrase. for the yr, a ebook i simply completed, a treatment that helps combat cough and be taught extra about setting weekly objectives versus organising 39; annual targets.
On this episode:
(01:07) Completely happy New Yr! It looks as if it's been ages since we recorded a podcast! Pay attention for a quick abstract of our trip!
(05:36) Vicks VapoRub with socks saves my life this week!
(07:33) I completed An Thread Invisible on the best way dwelling.
(10:15) Why select a phrase of the yr and what was mine for 2019?
(11:33) My phrase for 2020 is Savor. I share extra in regards to the selection of this phrase.
(14:13) How do I plan to expertise this?
(four:35 pm) My objectives for week 1 – January 2020 are…
(19:31) What’s your phrase of the yr? How do you set your objectives for 2020?
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