A sweet friend gave me this journal. As I write my “I am thankful for …” list each day, I love to read the cover over and over. Doesn’t it just sound like what we want?! Having a week of boot camp like this allows us to re-focus our lenses on what is really important. This week you are taking time for you. Because guess what? If you don’t take care of you, how are you going to take care of others that you love or care about?
Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook, etc. would have us all believe that everyone around us has an awesome life without much effort. In the words of Jen Hatmaker, “We need to quit tying to be awesome and instead be wise. Decide which parts are draining you dry…Could you sacrifice a Good for a BEST? Throw out every should or should not and make ruthless cuts. Go ahead.” Want to read more on this? Here’s her book: