Tag Archives: cognitive

Essential Self-Care: 5 Things You Can’t Afford Not To Do

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The 8 Dimensions of Self-Care offers a simple framework to help you design and maintain a comprehensive self-care practice. But there are a few specific acts of self-care that you simply can’t afford not to do. When you invest your time and energy in these areas, suddenly life feels easier. But when you ignore them, […]

Top Self-Care Idea Lists of 2019

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Have you searched for new self-care activity ideas lately? When I first published this article back in 2016, there were about 17,900,000 results on Google. In 2018, there were 23,400,000. Any idea how many there were today? 344,000,000! There are countless ways to practice self-care, and that number will likely continue to grow. Once again, I’ve scoured […]

What is Living Upp?

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What is living upp exactly? For starters, it’s knowing how to invest your time and energy so you can bounce back from life’s heavy moments and live up to your highest potential. Living upp is about expansion, and it involves reclaiming your joy and independence regardless of your life circumstances. It helps you slam the […]

Learning the Art of Forgiveness with Brenda Reiss

Brenda Reiss, the forgiveness coach

In this episode of Conversations with Smart People, I interviewed Brenda Reiss, a Forgiveness Coach in the Greater Seattle area who helps clients navigate the process of forgiveness, about the art of forgiveness. I don’t know about you, but this is a tough one for me. I mean, I understand the concept of forgiveness, but […]

Self-Care Activity List: 366 Ideas

8 Dimensions of Self-Care

Need some new self-care activity ideas? Last year, I took on a year-long self-care challenge., so for each of the 366 days of the 2016 leap year, I experimented with a new self-care activity and then blogged about it. Below you’ll find the full list of my self-care activities I experimented during the challenge. Is it […]