May Stress Tips: Compilation

AmyBehavior Change, Exercise, Mindfulness, Purpose and Potential, Stress Management, Time Management, Uncategorized0 Comments

Invest in your social support system. Keep good company and avoid energy vampires. Find your supporters & champions, and those you respect & trust; teachers, mentors, friends, family, co-workers. Match your network with your specific issue: talk out your challenges and successes, and get help making hard decisions. Meet in-person or use technology to connect. The people who believe in you and … Read More

Compartmentalizing Self-care Isn’t The Answer

AmyBehavior Change, Exercise, Mindfulness, Nutrition, Sleep, Stress Management0 Comments

Most people compartmentalize self-care. I’ll fit in my gym time here. I’ll make a good breakfast since I may not have time for lunch. I’ll squeeze yoga in between my other meetings in my already back-to-back day. Then, when the day’s plan get foiled because something unexpected comes up, guess what suffers? But here’s the thing. Self-care should be at … Read More