Episode 128

Being Open to Receiving

Life is a wonderful dance of giving and receiving.
 
But often, we block ourselves from receiving through a lack of belief, feelings of unworthiness, stories around rejection. At a level, we are much more comfortable to receive nothing, than we are to let things in.
 
We might not like the experience of the lack, or the not having, but we don’t know how to not experience it. It is just so much of who we are, deeply ingrained as to our identity and how we interact with life.
 
But both giving and receiving are equally important. The flow. The waves come in, the waves go out. They don’t just go one way.
 
So when we block ourselves from receiving, we are blocking the flow.
 
We want to give freely, abundantly, generously.
 
And also, we want to allow ourselves to receive.
 
In this episode of the podcast, I’m sharing a little story about letting go of a story that stand in the way of allowing, and the process I went through for it to happen.

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My Mission

Fiona Redding

Fiona Redding

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My mission in life is to share everything I have learned – and am continuing to learn – about turning my own life around and to really help you understand that happiness is to be found in the overcoming of obstacles and challenges in your life, and not in the absence of them.  To achieve your potential in life, you need to become your potential.  And for that to be, you need to understand yourself, and learn how to harness your strengths and overcome your weaknesses.   You have the power within you to create whatever reality you choose, and I am here to help you know that if you don’t like what you are experiencing, then you can absolutely change that.   But you do have to choose, believe, and be open to all possibilities, and to keep showing up every day, even when it feels really hard. Because if you do what is easy, your life will be hard.  But if you do what is hard, your life will be easy.