Self-care. What if…

Kathryn Jane​ poses an interesting question on the Sisterhood of Suspense​ #blog today. Stop by and share your thoughts, we’d love to hear from you 🙂

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by Kathryn Jane

Something we all, yep ALL, need to pay attention to no matter what our circumstances, is self-care.

We live in a world brimming with information, watching bad news from around the world, and being exposed to a great deal of negativity minute by minute. In some ways this is good as we can see that in the grand scheme of things, a roof over our heads and food on our tables puts us among the fortunate.

Still, there is pressure. Pressure to be the best we can be at our jobs, and within our families. Employers and family need us, depend on us in every possible way. We can’t let them down. But apparently, we are letting ourselves down.

We stay late at work without extra pay, we stay up long past bedtime doing laundry, and we get up earlier than the rest so we can prep…

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  1. This was helpful, Jacquie! Thanks for sharing Kathryn’s post. ♥️

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    1. I think we all need to take some me-time once in a while 🙂

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  2. A invaluable assessment!!

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    1. Life tends to runaway with us, doesn’t it?


      1. Yes. And may we not forget those who runaway with life. And how odd the two-way streeters who embrace life and life embraces them back.😯

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  3. carhicks says:

    That was definitely an issue for me when I was working and even more so when my children were young. Great share Jacquie, all those young working mothers need to read this.

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    1. Yes. If you don’t take care of you first, you can’t hope to help others ❤

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