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Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Healing ourselves: is self-care selfish? How to take care of yourself and not feel guilty!

S.O.T.T: Remember the old cliché? "Take care of yourself first or you will have nothing left to give others." Or, " we can't give what we don't have." But what is self-care really? Why is it so difficult and why do we feel guilty about doing it? We were all given this special house to live in... our own body, mind and soul. It is our responsibility to take good care of it and treat it with ultimate respect. It carries within our special gifts and talents that are uniquely ours. Self-care is about seeking and nurturing internal validation. It is finding the sweet child within and giving him or her soothing comfort, reassurance, and warm, loving thoughts and wishes. It is about taking care of the internal emotional side of our being and learning more>>>...