When the beautiful Mara and Tamarisk asked if I would be part of a blog hop that was going to have a focus on self-care – I have to confess I immediately recoiled. Didn’t want to do it.
But as I looked deeper into what the focus of what they wanted, I softened, because I could see it was going to present me with an opportunity to talk about self-care in a way that was much more real than I had ever written about before or potentially had read anywhere else as well. So I said yes – I’m in. And here I am.
You’re probably wondering why the hesitation for a counsellor and coach who seemingly on some days talks to clients and others about self-care a LOT. And I do.
Well the simple answer is…I’m a bit over reading about self-care only in terms of it meaning lomi lomi massages, facials, expensive chocolate and finding the world’s best and most beautiful babysitter on short notice to look after your children for three days while you have some ‘time out.’ Sure, a massage and facial is nice and a very self-care orientated thing to do, but how possible are … Read the rest