Make self-care a habit.

Self-care is something often neglected, another thing you may think you do not have time for. While exercise and healthy eating are part of self-care, it is important to expand self-care into relaxation, downtime, self-exploration, trying new things, etc.  Unfortunately it is all too easy to get into the habit of treating ourselves with negative … Continue reading Make self-care a habit.

An exercise of gratitude.

Research consistently shows gratitude enhances wellbeing, which has been the point of this month's focus on a bit of gratitude to enhance wellbeing and help you meet your goals! Martin Seligman is the Founding Father of Positive Psychology and has done tremendous research in the area. Any of his books are worth a read. Here … Continue reading An exercise of gratitude.

Be grateful for and toward your body.

Our bodies are so important and so incredible! They get us through the long days, carry us around, and maintain our health. The body is also a signal for when our bad habits are getting in the way of health - our physical and psychological health. It truly is so important to take the best … Continue reading Be grateful for and toward your body.

Self-care when busy.

Self-care is absolutely important and essential! It is common to think of self-care as selfish, but it simply is not. Taking care of yourself first can make your relationships better, improve job performance, and make you a better parent! When we don't take care of ourselves those things typically begin to suffer. It only takes … Continue reading Self-care when busy.