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Why Self-care is Important to Me...

Why Self-care is Important to Me...

Why is self-care so important to me? In all honesty, itโ€™s important to me because I know the benefits of it. Letโ€™s first start with the definition of self-care that I often refer to: โ€œ๐’๐ž๐ฅ๐Ÿ-๐œ๐š๐ซ๐ž ๐ข๐ฌ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ฆ๐ข๐ง๐๐ฌ๐ž๐ญ, ๐š๐œ๐ญ๐ข๐ฏ๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ, ๐ฉ๐ซ๐š๐œ๐ญ๐ข๐œ๐ž๐ฌย ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ก๐š๐›๐ข๐ญ๐ฌ ๐ฐ๐ž ๐›๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐จ ๐›๐ž๐š๐ซ ๐š๐ ๐š๐ข๐ง๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ฌ๐ญ๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ, ๐ฎ๐ง๐ก๐š๐ฉ๐ฉ๐ข๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ, ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ, ๐๐ž๐ฉ๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ฆ๐š๐ง๐ฒ ๐ฆ๐จ๐ซ๐ž ๐ง๐ž๐ ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐ฏ๐ž emotions...โ€โฃ September 2019 is when it all began (at least thatโ€™s what I recall). I had a lot of work stress, I was still grieving the loss of my dad, it seemed everyone around me was dealing with some HEAVY stuff, etc and it ALL just...


Self-care does NOT have to be expensive!

Self-care does NOT have to be expensive!

When MOST people think about self-care, they associate it with luxurious trips to Paris or even a Full day Spa treatment. And although I am NOT debating that both are GREAT, I think it's IMPORTANT to understand that self-care does not have to be expensive. You do NOT have to spend tons of money to take care of self. Period! Think about it, what does self-care really mean to you? Does it mean spending lots of money to feel good, or does it mean doing the internal work that makes you feel good? To each's own, but this post will...


How to Accept a Compliment

Carletta Skipworth

Tags Compliment, Selfcare

How to Accept a Compliment

...this may seem so sophomoric to some, but I think we should talk about this. Why is it so hard to just accept a compliment? We've ALL been here at one time or another. It goes a little something like this, "Wow, you look amazing!" Response: "What? I look a HOT mess." "No, really you look GREAT, those workouts are paying off." "Response: I need to do MORE because you see these love handles." NOW PAUSE โœ‹๐Ÿพ! We go back and forth, as if a compliment should be a debate. It shouldn't! โœ‹๐ŸพOf course we ALL have things we want...