Tag: self-care

A break for crafting and self-care…

As this post goes live, I will be at the CAPERS Passage to Motherhood conference in Brisbane, Australia, and I rather hope that I will be spending a bit of my time in the red tent crafting area which is…

Time for a self-care reminder!

We are, and I must admit that I’m a bit shocked to realise this, nearly a quarter of the way through 2017. And, even more shockingly, I haven’t yet posted one post this year offering a reminder about self-care, so…

On burnout…

“Health-care organisations should move beyond a culture of endurance, which overvalues stoicism and dismisses complaints as signs of weakness, and help clinicians be better at self-care than they are at present. 21st-century patients demand more than in the past, rightfully…

It’s self-care time for me!

I go on quite a bit about self-care. I write blog posts about it, sharing lists and ideas and reminders at special times, and one of the reasons I do this is because I think that it is easy to…

A garden-related self-care reminder

Almost a year ago, I uploaded an article I had written about self-care and promised to keep revisiting this really important topic.  Since then, I’ve written a couple of posts with specific ideas (one of which is available here and…

Five tips for seasonal self-care

Regular readers of my blog will know that, from time to time, I like to remind everyone (including myself) of the importance of self-care, and I decided that, in my penultimate post of the year, I would focus on this…

Ten ideas for self-care (2)

It’s that time of the month!  The time when I remind everyone (myself included) of the importance of self-care and, as with last month, I have listed ten more random ideas for self-care.  You are invited to pick one or…

Ten ideas for self-care (1)

After I wrote a recent post and article on self-care, I said I would revisit this topic every so often, so here I am again to remind you of the importance of feeding your own soul so that you can…

The self-care club

A few weeks ago, I posted an article that I had written for TPM about self-care, and I have been receiving emails and comments about it ever since … mostly from people saying thank you for writing and posting it,…