There is waking up.
And there is waking up ready to be awesome.
I’ve had many of each and I generally prefer the latter.
But waking up and ready to be awesome takes great preparation — mentally and physically — so that by day’s end, we can sit back and smile at what we accomplished, rather than feel inadequate and deflated.
Yes, my inner critic talks too much.
And I’m not always feeling like I am enough, that I have enough or that I’m doing enough.
But for the most part I do a pretty good job at keeping myself out of the dark shadows and heading toward the light.
I’ve been spending this month both here on the blog and on a much deeper level in my coaching circle helping women build their “enoughness” muscles.
One of my favorite thank you notes that comes from women who have gone through The Abundant Mama Online Program is when they write …. I finally feel like I’m enough.
For some, though, this realization takes months or years.
That’s how far down the NOT ENOUGH path we take ourselves as women. But, the great thing is that with HARD WORK you can change your perspective, your mindset and your scarcity mindset.
In other words, you can absolutely feel like you are enough, you have enough and you are doing enough … with the right tools and strategies in place.
For me, it all begins with a good mantra to feed me all day long so that when I get to the end of my day, I feel like I am enough, I have enough and I’ve done enough.
When I Rise and Shine as part of my own Abundant Mama practice I love to create beautiful, positive energy mantras for my life and my home — and my business.
By putting all of my energy into something positive — like a mantra — I create a life that is focused on appreciating the good I’m already doing in the world — and in my family — and being totally grateful for it all.
Even the not-so-good parts.
So, today I am sharing some powerful statements to use either first thing in the morning or at the end of your day — all of which will carry you through your entire day so you can go to sleep feeling proud of the work you’ve done, not deflated.
Here are 12 Enoughness Mantras to End Your Day Feeling Like You Are Enough, Have Enough and Do Enough:
I AM ENOUGH
I am always doing my best.
I am perfectly imperfect.
I choose my path.
I DO ENOUGH
It is what it is.
Enough for today.
Let it go.
I HAVE ENOUGH
Less is more.
Be here now.
Wake up to the good in your life.
Would you like more mantras to help you through your busy motherhood days?
Check out these Abundant Mama mantras here:
- Real Mantras for Real Parents
- My favorite Mindful Living Mantra
- Calm Parenting Mantras for moms
- 4 Mantras for Busy Moms to help you savor slow
And, some of my friends write a lot about mantras, too!
Parenting Mantras by Picklebums
Stop Yelling and Get Closer by Lemon Lime Adventures
5 Mantras for Mindful Parenting by Left Brain Buddha
The One Word that is Changing My Day, My Life By Barefoot Barn
The Way We Talk to Our Children Becomes Their Inner Voice by Not Just Cute
10 Phrases to Get Rid of Negative Self-Talk by Creative with Kids
I am the parent by Raising Playful Tots