I used to think of myself as quite a brave person, someone who would give anything a go. Then I got older and, whilst some might say wiser, I have started to think it’s really more cowardly. I found myself saying things like “I know my boundaries” or “I know what I like and I won’t like that” – you get the picture. Over the last few years especially I have found it more and more difficult to try new things. It’s something I have wanted to change and (pats self on back) have finally started to.
I mentioned the other week that I had started trampoline classes and that was a big one for me. The classes had been going for about six weeks when I joined and everyone seemed to know each other and the coaches well. I would watch whilst my daughter took her class and think about how much fun it looked. Then feel scared. I would worry… Continue reading