Last blog post of the series… and I want to tackle the idea of self-denial. Self-denial and self-nurturing… is this an oxymoron? Absolutely NOT. How many things in life go awry due to our inability to say no to things? Re-read that and reflect. What are you dissatisfied about in your life that could be … More Nurturing November – Closing Series
I would be behind-the-times if I did not offer some Cyber Monday deals! And you know what… forget JUST Monday… these are available through January 1st, 2017! There are deals for new clients/customers and past… Why? Because I would be so honored to be invited into someone’s life journey and I know that money can … More CYBER MONDAY!
Happy Thanksgiving everyone. ♥ Today is a day where many people cling to all the warm, fuzzy, and/or simply things we can be thankful for… shelter, freedom, food, family, friends, job, health, hobbies, education, warmth, pets, bacon… And while it is completely legitimate and appropriate to express thanks for these things… I want you to … More Nurturing November – Be Thankful for Struggles NOW
Be ready to do a little soul searching here. There is a large spectrum of parenting between “Laissez Faire” and “Helicopter”. We are going to be addressing those of you who tend toward “Helicopter” today. Today’s society has many dangers for children. And for parents who are raising children with more conservative values, there can … More Nurturing November – Are You Nurturing or Neurotic?
This month is all about how to nurture yourself. Shall we review the definition of nurturing? Nurturing – caring for and encouraging the growth or development of Are you caring for and encouraging the growth or development of yourself? I hope so! But, I am quite certain that the majority of people reading this are … More Nurturing November – Stop Nurturing Excuses
I don’t think that I need to convince you of the fact that exercise and eating well are important to your overall health. What most people need convincing of is that investing time into exercise and/or eating well are really worth the effort. I think that for many people the idea of prioritizing BOTH puts … More Nurturing November – Exercise AND Nutrition… that’s TOO much
“Because I said so.” This is the most classic parenting phrase in the course of history. It’s a phrase that we all have heard from our parents. And when we are kids, we swear that we will never use it on our children… but alas. There it went! “Because I said so.” This phrase is … More Nurturing November – Better Than “Because I Said So”
I know that I said that this series is not about nurturing others… but when it comes to self-nurturing, our daily actions and how we treat others has a direct impact on how we treat ourselves. We can engage in practices that are draining and end up costing us more in the long run…. this … More Nurturing November – Why You Should Allow Your Child to “Act a Fool”
Alone time is something that seems like a luxury to many people. I have seen many posts on social media about people not even knowing what to do when they are alone or have down time. They ask others for advice on what to do or end up working anyway. I have also heard many … More Nurturing November – Why Your Alone Time May Be Stressing You Out
I am so excited to get this series started because so many people are in need of nurturing. When we thinking of the word nurturing… my guess is most people think of mothers. And while I really hope there are many mothers reading these blog posts, this is not just a booster series for mommas. … More Nurturing November Series