When we accept our reality we allow ourselves the freedom to take it on and make the best of it. That’s why the E in S.M.I.L.E. stands for Endure to Enjoy. Choosing to master our toughest circumstances will give us confidence, even when it feels like things are falling apart. We can be brave, keep trying, and eventually face challenges with grace.
We get stronger from the struggle. Eventually, joy and peace can come regardless of our circumstances.
Enjoy this sample of my Endure to Enjoy photo gallery for some specific experiences and examples of how I’ve applied this mental strategy. It takes time and patience, but it’s worth it!
Endure to Enjoy Photo Gallery
P.S. For more on this topic from my latest book, Learning to S.M.I.L.E. Again: 5 Simple Steps Toward Joy click here!