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How Small Daily Steps Can Change Your Future

How Small Daily Steps Can Change Your Future

I was always inspired by the hippie saying, “Today is the first day of the rest of your life….” Though I had been trained to believe that I had a limited world and that I’d better adapt to it, I knew deep inside that at all times I (and others) had the ability to change my mind.

By the pure grace of God (because believe me, I was not looking for it!), I discovered consciousness-raising programs with amazing exercises and learned that if I change my beliefs, it changes my mindset/attitude, and most importantly, it changes my results.

I decided to give it a “good ol’ fashioned try” and followed what was being taught to me… and it worked!

I work daily on the basics:

  • I meditate to calm my mind and to know that I am not running the “bus” on my own – that I have Spiritual support.
  • I work on my body so that I have a wonderful vehicle to move me around – it is truly “my temple”.
  • I work on at least 5 things that will bring me prosperity/abundance in the future. It can be something as small as an e-mail, a phone call or text message, or a bit bigger like writing a proposal, or as big as creating a new project.
  • I spend time on “income-generating” activities to make sure that my business continues to be profitable.
  • I do something that will benefit another financially, personally or in any way that is needed.
  • I do something to keep my ego in check. I’ll clean my own floors, repair something, re-plant a plant – something that could be done by another for me – to keep myself grounded.
  • I do something to create my future. I work on Affirmations, or create a Treasure Map, or connect with a friend and together we’ll do a prayer for something that our heart desires, wants or needs….Continue reading at

DC Cordova is an author and the CEO of Excellerated Business Schools/Money and You.

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7:53AM PST on Dec 18, 2013

Good ideas. Impressive.

1:34AM PST on Dec 16, 2013

Thank you :)

1:23AM PST on Dec 7, 2013

Thank you :)

1:17AM PST on Dec 7, 2013

thx for this,its wondeful, esp now i;m feeling really bad,as i may have to put my kitty to sleep, i feel so stressed and sad...

10:29PM PST on Dec 4, 2013


10:30AM PST on Dec 4, 2013

a journey with wisdom developed it appears

8:38AM PST on Dec 4, 2013

thank you. excellent ideas

8:30AM PST on Dec 4, 2013

Interesting take on life. I don't think she is living a hand to mouth existence by any means!

12:45AM PST on Dec 4, 2013


7:09PM PST on Dec 3, 2013

thanks, again....

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