With perspective and experience, you can see when a situation needs to be addressed and changed.
With perspective and experience, you know there is only one outcome to a situation.
When you don't have perspective and experience, it seems like holding on to sameness is the way to go.
That change will give you freedom. It will give you a chance to start over and release the burdens you have been carrying.
With perspective and experience, it's not quitting but moving on.
By moving on, you release the old patterns and start fresh. You can open new doors that can take you to new places.
Yes starting fresh can be scary. Anything new is. Be brave! Feel the scary and move on anyway!
In certain situations, there is no reason to stay. Staying when you cannot change a situation is not brave or honorable or even good for you.
It wears you down over time. You might lose focus. You might get tired. You might get angry, resentful, frustrated. Life is too short for any of those things, but you only realize that with perspective and experience.
Ever feel helpless when you could see something that another person could not? You know you can’t change someone’s mind, because something they must learn for themselves. How do you deal with that? This perspective and experience blog arose from a situation that my 15-year-old needed to figure out on his own. As a mother, it’s such a hard place to be in.
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