Trusting Your Gut: No Bellyaching!

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”I rely far more on gut instinct than researching huge amounts of statistics.”
Sir Richard Branson

I can’t tell you how much of my life’s biggest ah-ha moments, deepest pain, and most joyous revelations all boiled down to me following my intuition or ignoring it!  The process of learning to discern my intuition versus my logic brain actually didn’t take much practice.  I learned quickly that if I put too much reasoning or logic behind my action/words, I would almost always regret my choice.

…learning to discern my intuition versus my logic brain

actually didn’t take much practice…

Since I was a little girl, my gut instinct was very strong, however I was not surrounded by people willing to let me know if I was ‘reading’ the situation correctly or not.  It’s not easy telling someone they are being insecure or fearful because your gut told you so, and then asking them if you were right.  More than likely they’d respond with, ” you don’t know what you’re talking about,” or “what do you know, you’re just a kid.”  Training myself to believe in my gut became easier as I got older, especially after I got married.  Now it wasn’t because marriage brought a sense of peace and tranquility into my life.  It was exactly the opposite.

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