Don’t Give Distractions Permission to Distract You!

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Distractions will always be around.

Don’t allow those distractions to distract you.

        I have spoken to so many people who are spooked by the background noise permeating through the pores of our peace. I have written on this topic before, and I started to leave this post with the simple reminder stated above. 

        Instead, in the midst of what’s already swirling all around us, I want to direct you to a post by my friend Jaja Wallace from Kindfeelings. I know many of you follow Jaja, but please check out his post, “Ignore Distractions And Focus” if you haven’t already done so, which details a simple way to deal with distractions. Thank you, Jaja, for sharing this advice that needs repeating, and implementation. It is very much needed. Have a Distraction-Free day y’all. 🌞

23 thoughts on “Don’t Give Distractions Permission to Distract You!

  1. aparna12 says:

    Kym, my twin sister, you are such a dear. Today I discussed the issue of distraction with the bastard I call husband. He was poking fun at my daughter for scoring 21/25 in three subjects. The truth was that we were facing noise pollution from the temples blaring loud music at God knows what decibels. She was unable to concentrate. Moreover, the toxic atmosphere at home is also responsible for her becoming nervous. She’s brilliant in studies but the asshole keeps comparing her with other children and constantly discouraging her. I am fed up with his attitude. I know that I should stop discussing him but he is too harmful for my daughter. I think I will record his nonsense and forward it to the local police station. Anyway, thank you so much for referring to the article by Ja ja Wallace. It’s great. β™₯️β™₯️β™₯️β™₯️

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  2. Oh my dear Aparna, when I hear about these atrocities, especially geared at our children, that infuriates me. Your daughter should not be compared to other children, especially in light of the “Distractions” affecting her spiritually, mentally, and emotionally. That breaks down her self-esteem and confidence. You have no idea how much this pains me, but I think that you don’t need to talk anymore, given light to the abuse and all of the talking and pleading that you have shared.

    I found that you don’t have to tell people that they are being mean-spirited and bullying you, because they already know that. They are good at doing that. They are fully aware of it. You must talk to your daughter and reinforce how much you are proud of her. Tell her to do the best “she” can, in spite of the circumstances. But when someone tries to break her down, and this goes for you too, lift her up and allow yourself to be lifted up to soar and not crawl. Change is coming my dear. It may not be as fast as we would like for it to, you just be prepared for it!

    Sending you love, hugs, and smooches girlfriend. Never let anyone push your buttons who has no right to even touch your buttons! πŸ€—πŸ’–πŸ₯°πŸ’‹πŸŒžπŸŒΊπŸ˜

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  3. aparna12 says:

    You are so right, dear Kym. I gave her a decent pep talk and encouraged her to give her best performance. I told her to stop taking permission for everything from that monster. 😊😊😊β™₯️β™₯️β™₯️

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  4. Oh my goodness Michele my Belle, you are the sweetest of sweethearts. No girlfriend, I didn’t invite distractions to come into my circle today! LOL I’m sure you did didn’t either! 😜 Enjoy your evening, dance and make it as distraction-free as possible. Whoooohooooo! πŸ˜‰πŸ˜πŸ˜

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  5. Good for you Aparna. No one should mess with someone’s self-esteem, especially with children. Continue to reinforce her with positivity and courage girlfriend. I’m sure you are already doing a marvelous job at it sister mother! πŸ₯°πŸ’–πŸ€—πŸŒŸπŸ€©πŸ™πŸΌπŸ˜πŸ’‹


  6. And my dawwwwlinkkkkk teacher, I appreciate you more than you know. You rock girlfriend. πŸ˜πŸ’‹πŸ€©πŸ’–πŸ₯° So glad to share an orbit with you my sister of awesomeness!!! 😊πŸ₯‚πŸ˜‰

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  7. Oh my dear, you are most welcome. πŸ™πŸΌ Your messages are inspirational and motivational. Everyone is so tired of being bombarded with bad news, so I think showing a brighter side is the way to go my friend. Thank you so much for stopping by and reading. I appreciate ya! πŸ€—πŸ’–πŸ€©πŸŒΊπŸ₯°πŸŒŸπŸ˜Š

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  8. This is a helpful strategy. As we practice our pointedness of concentration we learn to let other thoughts float by Ike clouds, and as we continue this practice becoming distracted lessens, and focus increases tremendously. A wonderfully empowering and helpful post, my kindred! Happy coming Friday! βœ¨πŸ¦‹πŸ’žπŸ’™πŸŒΊπŸŒ»πŸŒΈπŸ₯°πŸ˜˜πŸŒΈπŸŒΉ

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  9. Great post by both of you Kym. The more we practice that the easier it comes into fruition but practice wemust. Have a centered and focused day my friend!πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’– (hope you’ve gotten my messages on your other posts!πŸ’–

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  10. Thanks so much dear Cindy dawwwwlinkkkk!!! I think I have answered all of your responses up to this point. If there is anything that I have missed, blame it on WP. 😜😱🀣 You know you my girl!!! Thanks so much for your sweet and spot-on comment my friend. πŸ₯°πŸ’–πŸ˜πŸ₯‚πŸ€—


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