REST.

I rested A LOT this week. There was a lot of naps and sitting and doing NOTHING.

We ordered food in, we went to bed early, I took so many warm bubble baths. It was great.

I’m still not 100% from my bout of ear infection/vertigo earlier this week + the antibiotics I’m on are wreaking havoc on my GI tract if you catch my drift. I still can’t hear out of my left ear.

So I’ve been resting. It has been GREAT.

I didn’t use to rest, I couldn’t imagine spending this much time doing “nothing.”

Now, I appreciate it so much more.

Invest in your rest. Give yourself permission to just BE.

That’s all.

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4 Comments

  1. Susan the Farm Quilter
    February 19, 2022 / 2:53 pm

    Good for you!! It is important to rest and let your body fully heal!! I got sick on the 31st of January…I’m patiently waiting for my body to get back to normal too!

  2. Nancy W
    February 19, 2022 / 11:24 pm

    So proud of you doing self care!!! As a woman, mother and nurse we always put our self last. You’re a better person when you include yourself. Brava!

  3. Elle
    March 1, 2022 / 1:08 am

    I just hit your blog to see if you’re active again.

    I immediately noted the new pic of the boys with the ‘new baby’ sign.EmojiEmojiEmoji

    So excited for you, Craig and the boys on your expanding family. I hope the remainder of your pregnancy is uneventful. You’ve been plenty sick enough these last few weeks.

    Take careEmoji

    • thepinkshoelaces
      Author
      March 1, 2022 / 1:22 am

      I’ve been SO SICK! I just popped on to make a blog post updating everyone, I knew you would stop to check on me – thanks Elle ❤️

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