Using Intuition to Make Decisions | Intuitive Journal

Using Intuition to Make Decisions

Have you ever agonized over a decision endlessly, back and forth, and kept changing your mind about what to do? Learn three intuitive techniques for using intuition to make decisions.

I know we have all been in that situation, probably more times than we would care to admit. Your fears and ego have such an obnoxious way of getting themselves heard that they drown out your real voice, your intuitive voice, and in turn you end up making a decision that is not in your highest good, or you will end up taking the long round about method to getting to your goals.

Previously, I wrote about some common misconceptions in using your intuition that you may want to read as well.

Using Intuition To Make Decisions

Here are a few good ways to answer a question about having to choose between one thing or another.

  • The first way is to flip a coin and call the first choice Heads and the second choice Tails. Flip the coin and let it land on the floor. It does not matter which side the coin actually lands on, but it is the thought that crossed into your mind while the coin was falling to the floor. Which one were you hoping it landed on? That is the answer to pay attention to in answering your question.
  • Another way is to place your hand over your heart, and ask yourself the question out loud: “Which apartment should I live in? Apartment A or B? My guides say…” Then listen to the small still voice in your head for an answer.
  • Yet another method is to sit quietly and think about Apartment A. Repeat Apartment A 3 times in your mind. Pay attention to your breathing. If when you are thinking about Apartment A and you are breathing through your chest (rather like your chest puffing out) then your heart is indicating a yes. If you find yourself breathing through your abdomen while thinking about Apt. A, that represents a bit of fear associated with that choice and would be considered a no. Try it as well for Apartment B.

Remember, trust yourself and your ability to make a sound decision in your highest good.

How To Tap Into Your Intuition For Fun And Profit

Sonia Choquette Positive IntuitionAlbert Einstein said, “The only real valuable thing is your intuition” — but most of us can’t consistently harness our intuition. Well, that’s about to change.

Sonia Choquette, America’s #1 intuition expert, is hosting a Free 10-Day Introductory Course on the Mindvalley Academy to teach you how to activate and strengthen your intuition, reconnect with your true self.

Use it to make better life decisions, improve every aspect of your life, and live a purpose filled, more intuitive life.

Go here to get your copy of Sonia’s free 10-Day Intuition Introductory Course


Laura Jean Warnke

Valuable Resources I Love

Never In Your Wildest Dreams - If you’re tired of playing small and you’re ready to show the world what you have to offer then discover an easy tool to erase your no. 1 limiting belief - and allow your income, career, relationships, and health to thrive. Ready to stop settling? Click here.

Ultimate Success Blocker - A free 30-second quiz that helps you discover what’s really keeping you financially stuck. Bust through those subtle beliefs so you can experience more wealth, happiness, and love in your life.

Manifesting Through The Akashic Records - Have you ever wondered why some things seem so hard to manifest? Click here to watch this free training.

60 Second Life Success Quiz - Are you on the path to ultimate life success? Why leave it to chance? I highly recommend that you take this 60 second quiz and then check out your customised report that comes from it.Go here for the 60 second life success quiz (and personalized report)

Free Numerology Report - Do you want to know what your personal numbers are and what they mean in your life? Find out what makes you tick. Reveal your true nature and character and use it to change your life. Get a free numerology report by clicking here!

Click Here to Leave a Comment Below 8 comments
Lindsay | The Daily Awe - April 19, 2012

Our intuition never steers us wrong! What goes wrong is when we doubt it – overthink things, let doubt creep in and we second guess it. The more I listen to my initial, gut feeling, the better off I am!

    Laura Jean Warnke - April 19, 2012

    Hi Lindsay,

    Yes, overthinking things is a sure fire way to bury your intuition.

    I am so sorry for the loss of your dog.

Julie | A Clear Sign - April 19, 2012

Hi Laura,

I love how you called it “obnoxious”! That’s just the word for it 🙂

Tonja - April 19, 2012

Great advice. Thanks for posting.

    Laura Jean Warnke - April 20, 2012

    Hi Tonja,
    It is nice to meet you. I am glad you found it helpful.

Todd | Channelingmyself - April 26, 2012

I will try this again, my comment was rejected as spam last time.

I usually use my pendulum but I can influence the swing so I will give your recommendations a try.

    Laura Jean Warnke - April 26, 2012

    Hi Todd,

    I’m sorry, I never saw your first comment. Akismet must have got to it. Funny, just this morning Akismet had an update, so I think there must have been a glitch in the plug in.

    Yes, a few more tools for the toolbox never hurts. I use my pendulum quite often (and love it) but find some of these other methods work when I am too emotionally invested in the answer or cannot haul out my pendulum.


Leave a Reply:

CommentLuv badge