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Searching For The Wrong Stuff

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Searching For The Wrong Stuff

Yesterday evening, I caught myself checking Facebook and email obsessively. I had plenty to do to prepare for the upcoming yard sale and our ever-nearing move to Minnesota (and mothering and whatnot), so I paused and asked myself what was driving that rather maddening and wasteful behavior.

I realized that I’d slipped into some sort of old “rescue me” pattern. I was looking online for news that would magically lift the weight–solutions for the challenges I am currently experiencing. Yes, Facebook and email are the two places people contact me to schedule intuitive coaching and register for classes but this was much bigger than an innocent business practice.

I was looking for some kind of miracle.

Honestly, I don’t even know what I hoped to find. Maybe there was a huge invoice I’d forgotten was outstanding that a former client suddenly paid? Or maybe the lottery people would randomly email that I’d won a bunch of money. I was looking for answers to the seemingly endless line of questions bouncing around in my head.

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Christy Diane Farr

Christy Diane Farr is a catalyst. If that sounds like something you want more of in your life, visit 'The Greenhouse' at SeedsAndWeedsCoaching.com and join the Wildflower Evolution on Facebook.

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2:27AM PDT on Jul 3, 2013

Thank you :)

7:12AM PDT on Jun 30, 2013

Thank you for sharing x

8:24PM PDT on Jun 29, 2013

My email is checked daily, but I can honestly say no Facebook - no social sites at all. I have too many other things to do, including playing computer games. The computer games I do to put other things off - altho I have been playing a game and the answer to some problem will come to me out of the blue. Getting my mind off the original problem sometimes is the best way to find an answer.

11:08PM PDT on Jun 28, 2013

thanks

4:47AM PDT on Jun 27, 2013

Thanks

9:33PM PDT on Jun 26, 2013

Interesting story, thank you.

9:13PM PDT on Jun 26, 2013

Beautiful . Thank you Kristy.

8:02PM PDT on Jun 24, 2013

thank u for the share...

3:30PM PDT on Jun 24, 2013

noted

2:25PM PDT on Jun 24, 2013

thanks

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