Category: Self-Care

Self-care on a Budget – 15 Free or Cheap Self-care Ideas

Are you broke but desperately in need of some self-care time? Looking for self-care that doesn’t cost money? Wondering how do you take care of yourself on a budget? I bet you didn’t know that some of the best things for self-care are free or cheap. If you’re looking for …

Poor Mental Health: What is it Really Doing to Your Body?

Taking care of our mental health is something we tend to brush aside until the neglect has caused poor mental health and has begun to wreak havoc in our daily lives. Family obligations, work responsibilities and the pressure we put on ourselves to Do It All, will catch up to …

Why do I Crave Junk Food When I’m Stressed Out?

You don’t have to be a dietician to know that emotional eating is a common side-effect of stress. All you need is a high-pressure, stress-inducing situation, and BAM!, there you have it. And in today’s society, where we’re expected to do more in less time and be successful at everything …

3 Big Reasons You Need to Make YOU a Priority

Why do you need to make you a priority?  Well, let’s talk about this. Priorities. We all have them, right? The children, our marital relationship, family time, our career – these are the things, most likely, at the top of your list. Then there’s the dogs, the laundry, the dreaded dishes, and …

Does Mom Guilt Make You Neglect Self-Care?

Did you know self-care is essential to your health? That’s right! Getting in a little “me time” regularly can benefit your overall well-being and quality of life. It can create more energy, build your self-esteem, improve your relationships and help you be more present intellectually. Good health, mental and physical, …