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Get Off the Hamster Wheel

Do you feel like you’re living your own Groundhog Day? Doing the same thing, day after day, month after month, year after year. I have. The same morning routine. The same commute. The same job, with the same meetings. The same kids’ sports. The same vacations. Our routines can help us be efficient and productive, but they can also make us feel like we’re on a hamster wheel. We want to get off, but we don’t see how we can. We have stuff to do (someone has to keep the wheel spinning!); we don’t have enough time to get off (we’re too busy!); and (whether we admit it or not), we’re actually comfortable on that wheel. While being comfortable is nice, it can also leave us feeling bored, stuck and