JointHealth™ express   January 31, 2024

Joint Journeys: Hamster wheel

In her latest blog post, Carrie shares her thoughts about what expectations mean to her. It is a constant change in her life – from her rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis to work to balancing personal wants with family needs. Expectations, or the strong belief that something will happen, can guide us; however, they may also deceive us into thinking we’re not “enough” when they are set by someone who doesn’t have our best interests in mind.

“To all my friends who, like myself, struggle to manage expectations and yet still yearn to grow and change…to those of you who, like me, find it hard to accept this new path and way of seeing life, may this be the year you see the wisdom in giving yourself the grace to step to the left and embrace the warmth and comfort of the wood shavings.” – Carrie Barnes

Read the full blog post here.