Do you have a strong sense of what you want out of life, but find it challenging to achieve that in the face of your day-to-day responsibilities and stresses?
If so, you are not alone.
Recent research has revealed 13 keys that can help us strike this balance between the big picture of what we want out of life and navigating everyday distractions.
But first, it’s important to figure out what living the best life means to you.
What Brings You a Sense of Meaning?
When you think of living the best life, what do you think of?
Perhaps achieving happiness, reaching your potential, or making the world a better place?
What are the inner standards by which you judge your life?
The following three questions might help.
3 Questions to Ask About Living the Best Life
For me, in the moments we faced death during that harrowing experience on the plane, I became intensely aware of these three questions by which I was judging how my life had been up to that point.
How Am I Experiencing Love?
The love I felt in that moment for my husband, our loved ones who were on the ground, and all others in the world was truly profound. I became aware that love—both my ability to receive it and share it—matters more than anything else.
How Authentically Am I Sharing My Unique Gift?
We each have a unique gift—the unique energy and essence that is who we really are. Each person has a unique gift to offer that no one else can or ever will again.