Can having a new experience, every day, for 30 days boost creativity?
This is the question I wanted to find out when I set myself this challenge 30 days ago. Will I feel more insightful? Will ideas flow more freely? Will good things take place? Will the challenge improve my mental and emotional wellbeing? Will I feel happier? Will I gain more clarity?
Honestly… the answer to all of these questions is YES!
When I started this challenge, I’m not going to lie, there was an element of pressure that I felt in trying to find something new each day to experience.
But after a week in, when it came to picking something, I realised that new experiences were not hard to find, they happen every day without much effort at all, all you need is awareness.
Over the last 30 days, I do feel like I have become a lot more insightful, I’ve definitely learnt more about who I am.
I feel a lot more self-aware, a lot more in tune with what has been holding me back, what I need to change ( in my mind ) to consciously grow into a happier, more loving human being.
More than anything, this challenge has made me become more aware of how I am living. Becoming a witness to what’s happening in my day to day, rather than taking it for granted, has actually inspired me!
I’ve learnt that every day, every new experience can offer something positive, it all comes down to your mindset, how you choose to see the world, glass half empty or half full sort of thing, the choice is always ( and only ) yours.
So if you are feeling uncertain, unhappy, I highly recommend taking the simply action of becoming more aware of what you are experiencing in your day to day. Take some time to reflect at the end of each day ( meditation or journal writing is awesome for this! ).
Maybe start your own personal challenge for 7 days, and write down your thoughts and feelings and see what comes up, you might learn something new about yourself, that changes everything!
By becoming a witness to life, each new experience becomes a lesson that will teach you something about who you are.
Being mindful will help you grow, it will connect you with your unique being, the limitless love that you have within you, pure conscious awareness, your own inner guru! 🙂