Just Say Yes

In a lot of situations in life we are too scared of what direction we will be heading with whatever decision we make. Way too often we are scared to change our routine and try to play safe by clinging to our usual behaviours.

Do you really want to ´play safe´ for the rest of your life? No, probably not.

But what happens if we try out something different and say yes to new things once in a while?               We will probably leave our old routines and develop new ones.

Is this supposed to be a good or a bad thing?

Change is inevitable and always keep in mind: if I told you today that your life will look just like it does right now in 20 years, would you be pleased? I guess you probably wouldn´t be. Isn´t life way more interesting if you try out something new every now and then?

Say yes

Because if you don´t take the risk, you will never know what would have happened if you did.

So this statement can be adapted to several situations in life: it´s not only about extreme sports, it´s also with applying for a new job and quitting the new one, moving to a different city, taking the next step.

It´s about doing something you have always wanted, taking the opportunity and leaving the ´What if?´ zone.

Why should you miss an opportunity and play safe, rather than creating lasting memories if you just said yes to something new, something that might be great and might turn out to be your new passion, the one you would never have found if you played safe and responded with an easy “no”.

The “What if” in your life has to be erased, you should rather ask “Why the hell not?” than “what would my life look like right now if had changed something last year?”

If is just a small word with only two letters but it has much more power to us and we way too often cling to the passive way of living than being actually active and full of life, without any ifs and doubts, because life is way too short to overthink everything.

Enjoy life

Go and enjoy life now, not tomorrow and not the day after, because this will lead you to a point when you won´t do it anyhow.

You will never know how your life can change if you change your attitude and keep up things.

You will never know what to expect if you kept working and you will never know how great your results can actually be.                                                                                                                                               That´s why you should answer with a yes more often, try out more new things and change your routines from time to time.

As always, start small and don´t overdo things, the key is that something longlasting won´t come easy and it will take some time.                                                                                                                          But, it will definitely change your life and great things will happen, if you say yes to your dreams and yes to enjoying life.

My challenge for you guys is now, to say yes to something you have always considered doing but didn´t do because you were worried about a small tiny aspect that might ruin everything. (What if I don´t like it, what if….)

This song will help you !

What are you waiting for  by Nickleback; actually listen to the lyrics! There´s so much truth in them.

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My Bucketlist

My bucketlist is looong and everyday I find more things that would fit perfectly in several categories, but I decided to write down three things each from different categories: adventures, learning something new, and making someone else happy.

Adventures:

Uffff this one is definitely one of the hardest. There are so many experiences I would thrive to do one day, most of these trips are connected to nature, discovering the power of nature, that´s all about. I have seen so many places in my life, but I guess one of the things that has the top #1 place in my “Bucketlist” is experiencing the northern lights live. That would be so epic and amazing if it ever happens I will probably start crying out of joy.

Joy, this just leads us to the next part.

 

Bringing joy into someones´ life:

There are so many ways of making people happy, bringing some joy in their life even if it´s only a small smile, to me this means the world and it is one of the most amazing things in life which ALWAYS makes my day. It is clearly out of our power to bring joy to everyones´ lives, but we still can do something indeed. Help. This does not necessarily mean travelling to developing country, it means starting small. Helping the people around you, smile to them, be kind and try to give something back. It´s about the small steps that lead will bring you to the big things in the end.

Learning something new:

I can definitely add my love for languages here – languages open the world and so many great things can happen if you are able to talk several different languages. I would love to learn French but still there are so many more things I am so keen on learning. To learn is to live.

 

As well I would love to know what´s on your bucketlist! Let me know, please leave my a comment below! Have a nice evening 🙂

My skin care – favourite products

Today I thought I´d publish my favourite skin care products and talk about why I can definitely recommend them to all of you.

First of all, I´d like to mention that I have been struggling with the right products for quite a time before I found out which products are best for my skin and actually fulfil what they promise.

Once I tried out all the different products and basics from mostly every possible brand I found out which suits best for me.

It is important not to force something to work if your skin doesn´t apply for it properly. Everyone has a different skin type that´s just why every skin will respond individual to a certain product.

It is also extremely important not to overdo it. Stick to one product and don´t swap your skin care too often, your skin will get used to it and too many changes won´t help your skin to recover.

In combination with  well working skin care products you should drink lots of water and stay away from sugary drinks. Your skin will thank you.

I found out that Clinique products are best for my skin. I use them more or less daily and apply just a small amount on my face.

This is one of the main reasons why I love Clinique, you don´t need a huge amount of cream, your skin will be able to breathe and is not covered all in make up.

I personally use the CC cream superdefense as well as the anti – blemish solution for a light make up and if my skin appears to be a bit uneasy.

These products don´t only fix your skin and it will look clean and healthy while applied, they also help your skin to heal and recover.

Clinique is perfect if your skin is quite sensible and does not respond well to common products with perfume, it is 100% perfume free and works great if you are allergic to chemicals used in other skin care products.

I can highly recommend all the Clinique products to anyone who wants to do their skin something good and feel this fresh and light feeling you get when everything appears to be great and wonderful.

I would love to hear from you! Tell me what you are interested in and simply leave a comment!

 

What´s in my bag?

As I don´t have a fix handbag at the moment and I always swap from one to another, I basically have my all time products carrying around with me in a huge make up bag, simply putting it into the bag I use on that day.

I will link all the products I use below.

I saw this in Zoella´s blog as one of her very first blogposts and thought it might be funny!

Let me know what´s in your handbag, I´d love to know!

xxx