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If you have been reading my blog posts, you already know that the desire for perfection is my enemy.  I battle with self judgment.  Others battle with judgment from the sidelines.  In either case, NOT HELPFUL! 
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I have always defined the concept of self-sabotage as something people do because subconsciously, they don’t want to succeed.  I see now that I can desire success and still get in my own way.  Not asking for help is a BIG one for me.  I even wrote a blog post about it ten years ago.
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Today I feel overwhelmed.  I woke up that way.  Work, the child, horses, life.  I don’t think today is any different than yesterday, except that I have a show jump lesson today at 2:45.  Show jumping lessons give me anxiety and I start to walk down the path of self-sabotage. 
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I was almost cleaned up when Junior finally got back to the barn after a less than perfect lesson.  I reminded her that we came here to learn and that horses is hard.  She said, “I don’t need to be perfect, I just don’t want to suck.”

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I have been very proud of Landry’s dedication to get as much as possible out of our boot camp experience and walked into the ring to find she had once again removed her stirrups.
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