7 Affordable Self-Care Ideas

For the second week of the Receiving Gifts Self-Care focus Ideas, I decided to write about ways we can treat ourselves financially. For some reason there’s a sense of taboo around spending money on ourselves, like it’s a bad thing or a naughty phrase. However, when it comes to spending money on others, it’s notContinue reading “7 Affordable Self-Care Ideas”

7 Self-Care Ideas That Involves Giving

Happy May! and welcome to the last month of the 5 Love Languages as a self-care love language series. Earlier this week I was working on some ideas for today’s blog and to make a long story short, I was gearing up for a month long self-care focus that was already done lol. I thoughtContinue reading “7 Self-Care Ideas That Involves Giving”

7 Self-Care Ideas That Involves Texture

As we begin to close out the month and the last week of Physical Touch self-care love language, and ultimately heading into the fifth and the last of the self-care love languages next month; I wanted to provide a set of challenges that were both a mixture of unconventional and typical self-care ideas. Similar toContinue reading “7 Self-Care Ideas That Involves Texture”

7 Nature Inspired Self-Care Ideas

It doesn’t feel much like Spring to me because in NYC we still have some days where the temp. is in the 40s. But most days we are in the 60s+ so I thought self-care ideas inspired by spring would be perfect for this time of year. As usual, I had to get creative becauseContinue reading “7 Nature Inspired Self-Care Ideas”

7 Yoga Pose Ideas for Self-Care!

I’m not a Yogi! but I thought Yoga poses as a self-care challenge was a really creative idea, especially since our self-care love language focus for the month is physical touch. I went back and forth with this idea for awhile because I felt compelled to talk about the benefits of Yoga in this postContinue reading “7 Yoga Pose Ideas for Self-Care!”

7 Spa Day Inspired Self-Care Ideas

Happy April! and even though it occurred several weeks ago, Happy Spring! but it still feels like winter outside lol. You know that a new month means it’s time for a new self-care focus. For the month of April, I want to focus on physical touch for our self-care love language theme. Much like wordsContinue reading “7 Spa Day Inspired Self-Care Ideas”

7 Ways To Close Out Your Affirmations

This month of affirmations has been one of my favorites by far because it allowed me to be creative with the ways I chose to present my challenges for the month. I mentioned at the beginning of March that the challenge ideas were going to be a challenge for me because I wasn’t sure howContinue reading “7 Ways To Close Out Your Affirmations”

7 Week Affirmation Self-Care Challenge

In keeping up with my self-care theme for the month of March, I decided to provide you with affirmations you can use to help you start your week off right. I think many people dread Sunday nights because it means we are heading into the beginning of a new work week. I imagine that forContinue reading “7 Week Affirmation Self-Care Challenge”

7 Physical and Emotional Self-Care Detox Ideas

The term “self-care detox” sounds counterintuitive doesn’t it? The idea came to me when I was doing research on some ideas for a cleanse I’m planning for in the near future. I may have mentioned this before but as much as I love writing these blog post, it can be a challenge to come upContinue reading “7 Physical and Emotional Self-Care Detox Ideas”

When Self-Care Goes Wrong: 7 Tools We Can Use To Separate Self-Care From Laziness

I got the idea for this post from a conversation I had yesterday at work. I was part of a discussion about how each of us practice self-care to show up for others, and someone’s response was; they had to be careful not to cross over from self-care to laziness. It made me think aboutContinue reading “When Self-Care Goes Wrong: 7 Tools We Can Use To Separate Self-Care From Laziness”