Learning by UNlearning: The Every Year Challenge!
I grew up believing that our hand hygiene depends on our soap brand and how expansive it is.
Water clean it all!
I grew up believing that religion is only about following rules.
What about being grateful to God?! Loving God?! Being sinful and humble enough to repent from our sins?!
I grew up believing that being sociable means being so cool.
Introverted people are quite cool!
I grew up believing that loving our friends means keeping in touch with them every day.
Sometimes I don’t, but I feel so happy whenever I remember our stories.
I grew up believing that smiling means you’re happy.
I grew up believing that our weaknesses are not to be shared.
We are human beings. We are a combination of positive and negative superpowers. Let’s focus on our strengths!
I grew up believing that being in love makes you weak.
Being in love is being vulnerable and vulnerability is not a sign of weakness. Embrace your vulnerabilities.
I grew up believing that men should make the first move.
Time to unlearn this one.
…Many other UNlearned life myths on my list!
What about you? What are your UNlearned life lessons?
Still don’t know? Then it’s time to start your UNlearning process.
Make it one of your 2016’s challenges!
HAPPY NEW YEAR! :))