Happy Summer Solstice

Today is the summer solstice.  The word solstice comes from the Latin words sol (sun) and sistere (to stand still).  Today, the Sun comes to a stop.

How can you honor yourself today in this same way?  Where in your life do you need to come to a stop?  Breathe.  To pause and consider, what seeds do you want to plant in your life and see grow over the coming months?

What are you creating for your future?

Plant the seeds.  Invite the sun in.  Let the seeds grow.  You can’t rush it.

Could you symbolically plant a seed today to represent that, which is growing, in your own life?  A seed to represent your future?  Plant the seed today and watch it grow.

This beautiful photo by my friend and former Microsoft colleague Richard Hirst – http://hirsty.com.au/






5 responses to “Happy Summer Solstice”

  1. Janet Lia Avatar

    Happy Solstice! My youngest (and my mom) are born on 6/21 and this year will be a “golden birthday” as my daughter turns 21 on the 21st!
    I’m planting seeds for the future on AWE Studio with a new website I’m working on. Thanks for the reminder that it is natural for things to take time…

  2. Kerstin Avatar

    Thanks Janet!

  3. anhi Avatar

    i appreciate your focus on harnessing the power of a positive attitude. I am going thru a very strange phase in my life. It’s good to remember the power of positive thinking and goal-setting

    1. Kerstin McInnis, A Cake Walk Life Avatar

      Thank you so much for your feedback! I’m sorry to hear that you’re going through strange phase in your life. Positive thinking and goal setting helps. I feel it also helps to remember the hard and challenging times are temporary. It’s one small blip on your path.
      If you feel coaching would help you get through some of it, I’d love to talk with you more. Feel free to email me – kerstin@acakewalklife.com
      Thank you!

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