Self-Care For The New Year

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Each and every person out there has a different definition of what self-care is. It varies from person to person depending on how busy they are, how difficult their job is, how busy they areas parents. Self-care has many variations and you have to learn what works for you to de-stress and look after yourself so that you can be a healthier, happier person who is living a life that you can be proud of. It doesn’t matter which way you look at it, self-care is difficult to achieve as an adult. You’re so busy running around looking after everyone else, that there’s just no time to look after yourself. Even that five-minute shower can feel like a marathon to be run when all you want to do is climb into bed and rest after a long day. Sometimes it’s about filling your own cup first, and while that may be a big deal to do when you are so used to looking after everyone else, it’s time to learn.

Self-care will be a personal thing for you, and the way you should look at it is that it’s doing something for yourself. It’s taking the time for that shower regardless of how exhausted and spent you are. It’s taking a moment to order from a vaping retailer and make an effort to give your health a chance instead of spending your cash smoking. It’s taking the time to eat a full, hot meal slowly and by yourself. Self-care is doing something for yourself and only yourself, and it’s not always easy to decide to do that! So, what could you be doing to care for you and only you?


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Romantic Valentine’s Day Ideas (For Her)

I absolutely love Valentine’s Day. Everything about it. Even back in my single days, I still enjoyed the holiday and celebrated with friends.
Now that I’m married, I almost look forward to it more than Christmas! It means a guaranteed night or day (this year BOTH) without the kids!
So, are you out of creativity? Not sure what plans to make?
Here are 5 romantic Valentine’s Day ideas for the woman of your life!

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