We’ve finally just gotten our first actual snowstorm of the winter, and it’s had me thinking in analogies. Oftentimes storms come upon us in life. Hard things happen that we don’t have control over and we have to learn how to weather the storm and make it through to the other side.
Use this affirmation to boost yourself up during the storms of life, and remind yourself that “summer is always around the corner.” Try reading it aloud and pull your favorite phrases to repeat to yourself throughout the day.
When life throws storms in my path, I know I can persevere. Just as the summer brings warm relief from the cold of winter, my troubles are always relieved by the passing of the storm.
If I am having a difficult period in my life, my strategy is to take it one day at a time. I don’t need all the answers. I can make plans for one day without overwhelming myself with all the "what-ifs" of the future. I can always make it through one day, knowing that better days are just around the corner. Today is the only day I have control over right now.
I let go of any tendency feeling sorry for myself and embrace action, instead. No one is coming to save the day—I must be the hero in my own life. I Look for solutions and move forward immediately to implement them.
This keeps my mind occupied with moving forward and relieves my stress of the challenge.
Another thing that gets me through the hard times is discovering the joy in everyday moments. When the days are really hard I look for growth. What can I learn from this? How can I grow from this situation. . When I allow myself to see this joy or growth even on difficult days, it makes the time seem shorter until summer is here again!
Today, I feel confident that no matter what this day brings I know I can get through it, because, after all, summer is just around the corner! This is just a dreary old winter day and summer will be here before I know it.
Try these affirmations to put a little more pep in your step, turn up the vibrancy, and restore your zest for life.
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