Tomorrow, October 19th, is Evaluate Your Life Day.
We had no idea the day even existed, but we think it's a good idea to take a pause and think about why you do what you do.
What is it all for, anyway?
The always-on, 24/7 work environment has eliminated office boundaries and created the new challenge of making time to take time.
So tomorrow, make it a point to block out some time for yourself and sit back to reflect on your past and evaluate where you are currently, as well as plan for your future.
So go on and jot down "Coffee date with myself" on that planner of yours sometime tomorrow. (You really have to do this if you're overworked, stressed out, or always on!)
Everything will not fall apart without you there for a short period of time.
We pinky promise.
Evaluate Your Life Day was created by Thomas and Ruth Roy of Wellcat Holidays & Herbs "to encourage everyone to check and see if they’re really headed where they want to be."
And, apparently they have a slew of other holidays they started.
We didn't even know you could make up a bunch of your own holidays.
Maybe we can start our very own holiday here at Duran Outdoors!
But we digress...
Celebrate the day by evaluating your life.
One way to do this is to try to reflect on, and answer tough questions about yourself. A self-evaluation will help make significant changes in improving the quality of your life.
It may help to break your life down into different areas (e.g. work life, family life, social life, etc). Here are some questions you can ask yourself to get you started:
Who knew a quirky little-known holiday could get you thinking about where your life is headed?
Here's to your adventures!
P.S. If you were to start a holiday, what would it be? Tell us in the comments below!
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