Practicing Self Control

As we navigate our lives and surroundings with countless distractions and demands, there is one trait that consistently emerges:



At Planned and Proper, we believe that cultivating self-control is not only crucial for achieving our goals but also for finding balance and fulfillment amidst the chaos. In today's blog post, we want to dive into the power of practicing self-control and how it can positively impact everything in your life.
So grab a cup of tea, find a quiet corner, and let's explore the beauty of simply practicing self-control in our daily lives.


  • Mindfulness: When you approach your planning journey with mindfulness, you cultivate a heightened awareness of your thoughts, emotions, and actions. By practicing mindfulness, you develop the ability to observe your desires, impulses, and distractions without being controlled by them. 
  • Self-Control: As avid planner enthusiasts, we understand the allure of instant gratification and the challenges it can pose in staying committed to our goals. That's where the power of self-control comes into play. By honing your self-control skills, you equip yourself with the strength to resist immediate temptations and stay dedicated to your plans and priorities.
  • Delayed Gratification: When you practice delayed gratification, you prioritize long-term rewards over immediate satisfaction. By resisting the impulse to seek instant gratification, you can invest your time, energy, and resources in activities that contribute to your personal growth and ultimate success. 


Learning and mastering mindfulness, self-control, and delayed gratification can be challenging for all of us. We come from diverse backgrounds and face different obstacles in life. However, when you're striving to achieve something great, these skills can be your secret weapons for reaching your goals more quickly. Mindfulness helps you stay focused and aware, self-control keeps you on track, and delayed gratification helps you make choices that lead to long-term success. By practicing these skills, you can accelerate your journey toward greatness.

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