When I say “currency,” what do you think of? Money? Perhaps time?
Pause for a moment and consider whether you might also add love to that list. How about peace, or joy? Health? Freedom?
My tip today invites you to consider the currencies you truly value and whether you are willing to trade some of one to get more of another. From there, it’s an easy step to evaluate your priorities and decide if you want to make any adjustments. After all, if you’re continually chasing after a currency which isn’t truly important to you, while neglecting the ones which are, you’ll find you’ve built up a “bank balance” of the wrong kind.
Which other currencies would you add to that list? Even if most of us need to place money fairly high in our consciousness, what else is key for you?
A Spoonful of Serenity
There are so many wonderful serenity resources available; here are just 3 which resonated with me:
- If time is an important currency for you, here are 14 ways to have less to do.
- These tips for mental spring cleaning really appeal to me.
- Recently I’ve been having a few instances again of waking up in the night. This article contains useful reminders for tackling insomnia.