Here's a quick way to check in and see signs of needing to drink some water, it’s important… http://www.kdsadventure.com/blog/water
When I saw this picture it reminded me cats are great at relaxing and sleeping.
Sometimes days can feel long, find some time to pencil in a short rest or relaxation time.
Let's take a page from a cat and enjoy!
When we hide from life, we miss living it. Life's full of wonder, let's enjoy it.
We’ve been having some very hot days in the Portland Oregon area. It’s important to keep our hydration up especially on hot days. Let’s be mindful of our water intake and give our bodies the care it deserves
The self-care ideas that you thought or wrote about from Monday pick some and add them to your calendar.
When we put them on the calendar with reminders it can encourage us to do them.
Write or think about ways you are open to do self-care in your week.
Examples; more sleep, yoga, tapping
Sometimes we need to delegate tasks. Let’s be open to delegating when possible.
Are there any self-care areas you want to change or add?
Recently I noticed I haven’t been doing as much self-care for my body. I need to change this. I took one off the calendar I wasn’t doing and added ones that I am open to doing. I decided to have some reminders for these on my calendar.
I use to do yoga daily and I want to bring it back into my life again. It felt great doing it and my body was happier too.
Recently I was feeling pulled in many directions. While chatting with a friend it came to me that I need to focus on certain areas at this time. I can pick up and do the other things as my schedule opens up.
What are some ways you can nourish your body this week?
Have you had some messages like I need to eat more salads or veggies or take time to breathe deeply daily? Free write about this.
Come up with some ideas and go for it!
People can live happier lives when they like, accept and love themselves as they are. Here is a practice that can help with this:
This is a great blog about ways we give our power away.
Let’s stand in our power:
As I was walking the other day I was enjoying the warm feeling of the sun on my face. I miss it in the winter months. Then I realized I can create a visualization of the sun on my face and enjoy it any time. Especially on gray days and I plan to hold point while doing it.
Let’s visualize what we need and enjoy it any time.
Did you know you can take a free class from Yale on: The Science of Well-Being. Here is a link to learn more about it from Good News Network:
What are some areas that you treat your dear friends and family better than yourself and how can you look at this differently?
Let’s remember to be a good friend to ourselves.
Sometimes emotions can come up about ourselves and we need to let them go. Here’s a quick tapping inspired by Silvia Hartman’s Energy EFT. See points below marked by lotuses
Take three deep breaths and say I want more good friend to me energy
Start tapping on thumb point and say more friend energy to me
Take another deep breath move to the next point and repeat this through all the points on the picture below. After the last point (karate chop point) take three deep breaths.
Way to go on tapping!
Today's journal topic is from the book 101 Journal Questions for Women by Tony T Robinson, page 22:
In what areas of your life do you take yourself to seriously and how could you ease up?
What are some ways you are going to nurture yourself this week and when are you going to do these?
Let's take time for ourselves!
When we find ourselves feeling nervous or edgy this could be a sign that we are thinking of future events and it’s time to bring our mind back to the present. Some ideas on focusing are:
Let’s check in on our thoughts when we feel uneasy and bring ourselves back to the present.
There are Affiliate links on this site