Updated: Sep 29
Persistence, perseverance, determination and ambition are the ingredients to help you achieve your goals and live the life of your dreams as a working mom.
When I sat down to write this, I automatically thought about the Imagine Dragons song “Whatever it Takes.”
Persistence, perseverance, determination and ambition. These are some of the many ingredients for doing what you need to do both in the daily grind as an everyday mom and to achieve your goals and dreams.
What are you willing to do to live the life you have always imagined?
What sacrifices have you already made to get where you are today? Have you sacrificed sleep? (Bonus tip: Please do not skimp on this. We all need 7 to 9 hours of quality, restorative sleep every night.) Or perhaps you've sacrificed quality time with your family or significant other because you've been working a lot of overtime.
What does doing what it takes mean to you?
This video is part of A Second for Yourself—a 52-week mantra video series on my Stand Up for Your Self-Care YouTube Channel that encourages moms to take a second for themselves. How's it going? Are you taking A Second for Yourself every day?
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This week's mantra: I do what it takes.