space to think

If I’m honest we can all be a little hard on ourselves at times,  I’m no exception to this so I have decided to purposefully take time out of my day to recoup and appreciate a lot of things. Mainly how hard I work and realize how much harder I need to work. When away in Cornwall the pace of life is completely different to here in London, which is something over time I have (sadly) got back into the routine of. When Chris went off for his morning cycle I would do a little house work and then make a cuppa and some buttery toast sit in the window and read a good book, something i’ve not managed to do in a really long time. No real reason for doing I just felt it was what I needed. Over time, in my head I figured anything like this was selfish or a waste of time, but as much as I like to keep busy your brain needs that switch off point. 

So remember today to take your time with things, be kind to yourself and appreciate the little things more.

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5 Comments

  1. April 1, 2015 / 8:03 am

    I'm enjoying your Cornish posts – pleased you're having such a lovely time – sounds idyllic.

  2. April 1, 2015 / 11:38 am

    When my daughter lays down for nap each day, the first thing I do is relax on the couch with a book and tea. Even if she doesn't end up napping, for the ten or fifteen minutes while she tries it's a wonderful way to just get a rest in.

  3. April 1, 2015 / 1:44 pm

    Be kind to yourself is one of the best things anyone has ever told me <3 I just need to stick to it! Sending you a big hug, this was a lovely post xx

  4. April 1, 2015 / 8:34 pm

    really enjoyed this. I think we spend so much energy focusing on being kind to others we forget ourselves in that! x
    trudyjohanna.co.uk

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