May 7 2021

5 Tips To Become More Optimistic

Written by: 
Myke Celis

Nowadays, with the pandemic, among others, times seem to be really challenging.

Ok, let me correct myself: times ARE challenging. Period.

I know that at some point, we all have experienced doubting ourselves and losing hope in the process as we become anxious about what tomorrow holds for us.

And I think that we have learned based on experience, having that kind of behavior wouldn’t allow us to thrive in our space.

Because truth be told, more than ever, we need to have a positive mindset as we remain optimistic about what lies ahead.

Allow me to share with you these 5 tips to help you become more optimistic in life.

  • Know that all will come to pass

Nothing is permanent in this world. Same goes for whatever is bothering us now. So hold on to that fact that someday, all will be well. Having something to look forward to allows you to have a better perspective about life at present.

  • Stop focusing on what could have been

You can’t undo the past, even if you tried. But you can always work on your present and create the future that you want from scratch. Remember that what can still be will always be more beautiful than your what could have been.

  • Celebrate wins in between

Choose to see what went right. Big or small, celebrate your wins. You deserve to acknowledge yourself and your hard work. They will inspire you to do more in the process as you become your own #bestmeever.

  • Surround yourself with people who are good for your mind, heart and soul

Choose the company you keep. Remember, your immediate environment plays a big role in the way you think and react to circumstances in your life. So be mindful of the kind of people you allow in your space. Check on red flags every now and then. You’re not obliged to accommodate any form of negativity or toxic behavior at the end of the day.

  • Start your gratitude journal

At the end of the day, no matter how it went, there will always be something to be grateful for. Train your mind to look for those. That will help you realize how beautiful life still is amidst trying times.

There you have it. I hope these help you keep your hopes high as we journey together towards a brighter future ahead.

Begin Your #bestmeever Journey.