You might have heard these sentiments a few hundred times already, but you haven’t heard them from me, and you deserve to hear them again.
What we see in other people we assume came naturally, yet we become overwhelmed thinking about the work it would take for us to get to the same level.
So take some steps, make some messes, get comfortable with the knowledge that your first attempt is likely to barely resemble what you hope the finished product will be. Because honey, that’s exactly how it’s supposed to go, and we all know it. And those first tentative tries are usually the most important.
I recently had the opportunity to try a few meals from Hello Fresh thanks to my brother-in-law and his wife. Anytime someone says “Here’s a chance to try a free, new, food-based way to make life more exciting and easy!” uh, I’m in. So I went online, checked out my options and selected three meals mostly within my comfortability level.