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Shortly after Easter this year I got a very bad concussion that left me on full bed rest for three weeks and semi bed rest for another 3 weeks. For the first three weeks after the diagnosis I was not allowed to use a computer or a phone. I could not even watch TV. I was only allowed to sleep or take a walk if I felt good. The first couple of weeks were hard. The following weeks were better as I learned how to pace myself. I realized that my body was quite adept at letting me know when it had had enough. And so I listened to me and surprisingly, I learned a lot about myself. 
For the first time in my life I was able to rest without guilt and it was wonderful. I unplugged and reconnected with nature and it made me incredibly happy. This enabled me to see ME for the first time in what seemed like forever and I started to understand what was missing in my life, what I needed and what I no longer needed. 
For a very long time I have equated my worth with …

Colorful Creations

I love pops of color in my decor so you can imagine how excited I was to find these wreaths on Etsy today.  Located in a shop called EcoChicNYC I love the fact that these wreaths are not only colorful but playful as well. I could easily see the crayon one shown below tied with a pink or blue ribbon to become a wreath for a kids birthday party and the balloon wreath would be great for any party at all!

Color Me Merry Crayon Wreath

Colorful Balloon Wreath

Peppermint Patty Candy Wreath


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