How to set yourself up to win

I have a confession to make. This might not come as a surprise to many, given I haven’t really talked about it much here on the blog. Deep breath. I, uh, kinda, haven’t really exercised. As in since THE START OF THE YEAR. I also haven’t quit my job, read more books and completed my Food Safari adventure. I thought I was being all responsible and shit by taping my goals to the wall and announcing them to the world to see. But the reality has been a little different to what I envisioned for this year. Fast forward – my inspiration board sits propped behind my computer monitor, I haven’t REALLY achieved much on my list and I still feel as lost as I did all those months ago. Mistake #1 – I forgot that life gets in the way. OR – shit happens. Meaning that you can’t EVER plan for everything, despite your many goals and desires. I am happy that I have them there, but if there is anything the last few months have shown me, it’s that life keeps going and things get shuffled around. Bigger priorities come into play and the little things don’t seem to matter so much anymore. I’ve been feeling that same restlessness I had at the start of the year – difference is the level of optimism and motivation. On Tuesday, Evs and I went down to the shops to run some errands. Before we embarked on a whirlwind of things, we sat in a little cafe, coffees in hand and an almond croissant between us. I told him that...