When you are trying to simplify your life, it can be so easy to forget that self-care is important. It can be even easier to feel a bit lost or not know where to begin a self-care regiment. Today I would like to motivate and inspire you by sharing the 3 most important elements of self-care.
Are you looking for a way to increase your steps or exercise each day? Many jobs require long periods of sedentary. Working full-time and having a family leaves little time for regular visits to the gym. In addition, we are sedentary at home. In fact, Americans spend 50% of their waking lives sedentary. Jobs necessitating you to sit at a desk make it a serious challenge to find ways to exercise. Being that you spend so many hours on the job, it only makes sense to try to utilize some of that time to exercise at work.
It is a well documented that a sedentary lifestyle is hazardous to your health. Most health professionals advise increasing your physical activity for 30 minutes at least 4 days per week. But who has the time? Moreover, you are often too tired to exercise after work. So why not use your work hours to accomplish daily exercise?
One of the keys to happiness and being content is to learn not only to simplify your life, but to learn to love yourself by taking time to care for yourself. Writing is one of the best ways to validate your dedication to your lifestyle choices. In addition, writing can nurture your creative juices and continue to motivate you. Today I am excited to share 41 of my personal favorite self love writing prompts.
Writing is one of my favorite self care practices. The process is simple, but it also allows me to unclog my brain (this is a necessity for my sanity) and clarify my thoughts and feelings. I don’t have a particular writing style, so my journals are a zany compilation of everything that is me. There are times when I write lengthy diary type entries, but there are many times when I write random words, lists, or dream style entries. One of the most effective aspects of writing as a self care practice is that it can be a creative boom even when life isn’t allowing for other creative outlets.
Lose Weight the Simple Way
Maintaining a healthy weight is difficult. Losing weight can be even more so. Then there are the thousands of weight loss diets, products, and books to consider. Picking the perfect strategy for you can be overwhelming and discouraging. However, we have been brainwashed to believe that the weight loss strategies are a complicated issue. You have been told that you need all these products, you have to eliminate certain foods, and stand on your head for 6 hours on the 5th Sunday of every month. Ok, that last one wasn’t a real weight loss strategy! Yet, you find yourself spinning about what is truly going to help you achieve a healthy weight.
I am going to tell you a little secret that isn’t spoken often in the weight loss industry. You don’t have to do anything extreme or eliminate any food group forever to lose weight, unless you have a medical condition. Mind Blown, am I right?
There is no denying that a strong level of self confidence helps to promote a healthy, happy, and successful life. Self confidence is an effective tool that can be applied to our everyday life to manage fears, enable you to live a life you love, and accomplish your goals. You may struggle with self confidence due to exposure to daily with negative influences. I would like to give 7 foolproof tips for building your self confidence that you can use everyday. First, let me tell you a little bit about how to build self confidence.