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  • With Every Ending Comes A New Beginning
    How my post-holiday vibe of being relaxed and chilled gave me some space and clarity to look at my life with an open heart.
    Posted: Monday 23 October 2017
  • The Care Of Your Soul
    Six weeks ago I was chatting to Cendrine about soul based self-care and during out chat I found myself nodding and agreeing with what she was saying. In that moment I knew that Cendrine had an important message about soul based self-care that I wanted her to share with you.
    Posted: Tuesday 3 October 2017
  • Focused On You
    Self-Care is about identifying your emotional, physical and spiritual needs and making sure they are meet. Which is why I wanted to focus on the emotional aspect of self-care in this post and asked Lynda Chisolm, counsellor if she would share a bit about what she does.
    Posted: Saturday 9 September 2017
  • Nourish ‘n Nurture
    This year I have been really exploring different elements of self-care, which is why I asked Catrina Bengree owner of Nourish n Nurture to share with us on how she helps people develop a healthy relationship with food.
    Posted: Friday 8 September 2017
  • Embrace The Glorious Mess That You Are
    I love those words that Elizabeth Gilbert wrote in her book Big Magic. Life isn't perfect nor should we strive to be. Although I am passionate about self-care, I am by no means perfect at it. So it shouldn’t have surprised me that having the flu this winter would serve as a reminder to slow down, rest, and listen to my body.
    Posted: Thursday 24 August 2017
  • Self-Care During Your Cycle
    I have had a love/hate relationship with my cycle over the years. I used to see it as an inconvenience. However late last year I discovered the work of Lisa Lister and this alongside some of the other stuff I was doing I began to reconnect with my body and cycles again.
    Posted: Wednesday 2 August 2017
  • Don't wait until you're perfect
    Monica Ferguson shares with us why we shouldn't put off having out photos taken.
    Posted: Wednesday 5 July 2017
  • It's Not About The Numbers
    Lenaire Lander Personal Stylist shares with us her "why" of what she does.
    Posted: Wednesday 28 June 2017
  • An evening with Oprah
    How something said by Oprah in December 2015 finally made sense to me 18 months later.
    Posted: Thursday 22 June 2017
  • Product Spotlight: MIY Kit - Bath Truffle Kit
    Nothing is more relaxing than soaking in the silky soft water of a warm bath, made even better by knowing that your skin is being cared for by a bath truffle you have made yourself!
    Posted: Sunday 18 June 2017
  • Product Spotlight: MIY Kit - Perfect Pouts Lip Balm Kit
    Protecting and nourishing your lips is just as important as caring for your skin. Perfect pouts and kissable lips are what every woman desires and there is no better way to achieve that by creating your own unique handmade lip balm using our MIY lip balm kit!
    Posted: Sunday 11 June 2017
  • Life Unfolding
    November of last year I knew that I wanted to close the door on a less than stellar 2016 and make plans for a fantastic 2017 on a personal level.
    Posted: Monday 29 May 2017
  • Ingredient Spotlight - Rosehip Seed Oil
    Find out why Rosehip seed oil is considered an antioxidant powerhouse and why I love using it in facial oils.
    Posted: Sunday 14 May 2017
  • Host A Cuppa with Hospice
    Take a break for a good cause by attending a Hospice Cuppa with Made for Me on Saturday May 20, 2.00pm to 3.30pm
    Posted: Tuesday 2 May 2017
  • Success is a Constant Journey
    Around the end of Feb and the start of March I was feeling like a failure and was so close to shutting down my business. A lot of this was because I was focusing on success and comparing my business to others on social media and looking at what I hadn’t achieved yet.
    Posted: Sunday 30 April 2017
  • Bedtime Ritual
    Do you find it easy to fall asleep and stay asleep? or do you wake up in the middle of the night unable to fall back to sleep?
    Posted: Saturday 29 April 2017
  • Facial Steaming For Clear Skin
    If you have oily or acne prone skin facial steaming can be helpful and something you should consider being a part of your skin care routine.
    Posted: Monday 17 April 2017
  • Ingredient Spotlight - Borage Oil
    Borage oil is one of those ingredients that should have more people shouting from the rooftops about its amazing anti-aging properties. It is a luxurious, rich oil that can show visible improvement in skin hydration and smoothness after just one application.
    Posted: Wednesday 12 April 2017
  • Essential Oils for The Colder Weather
    Colds and flus have the ability to knock us off our feet and force us to slow down and rest whether we like it or not and whether we want to or not.
    Posted: Sunday 9 April 2017
  • A business created out of neccessity
    I love that I get to meet other women in business and love finding out how they started their business and what they do. This week I met the gorgeous Megan from Hopi Handmade Castile Soap.I asked Megan if she would share her story with you.
    Posted: Friday 31 March 2017
  • Birthdays a cause for celebration or something you ignore?
    Do you celebrate your own birthday or is it just another day? I have come to the realisation that my birthdays are another form of self care, in which I honour who I am and where I am in life at that moment in time.
    Posted: Thursday 16 March 2017

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