Wanting to be Productive vs Needing Rest

Ever feel like your body is working against you? Like you can’t get anything done because your brain and body are too tired. That’s what I’ve felt this semester. My brain has been taken over by school and work. All the room is given up and I can’t fit in any of the stuff I want to do.

Rest from Your Crazy Week

“Rest. Take in this moment. Stop trying to find something to entertain yourself with.” Today, I wake up feeling the headache from what I believe is not enough sleep and too many long days this week. I got to sleep in this morning, yet I still feel that ache reminding me “you over did it again.” I made some tea (taken from the hotel room in Hawaii), hoping it would warm my brain and calm the ache. I thought about turning on the t.v. or music or something, but instead…

I Didn’t Even Consider That

Blogging. It was not on my mind at all as something I’d consider doing in my future. I hated English class and writing papers, however I loved Art and lunch time. Why? Because those were times I could talk to people, laugh, and do what I enjoy. I love to find ways to rest from the stress. For example, being with the people that pour into me, or finding new crafty projects. I love discovering joys through everyday moments. This happens when I keep my eyes open for what details…