Definition of Self-care:
care for oneself, The practice of protecting one’s own well-being and happiness
Synonyms of Self-care:
self–sufficiency, self-dependence, self-reliance, self-subsistence, self-support, etc.
These notes are from recovery in AA and/or related 12 step programs.
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Love in fellowship.
Nurtured, nourished people, who love themselves and care for themselves, are the delight of the Universe. They are well timed, efficient, and Divinely led. –The Language of Letting Go/Melody Beattie | More…
Taking time is not self-indulgent.
It is self-caring, and a simple thing to do. –Hannah Braime | More…
Self-care is not a spin-off of the me generation. Self-care means learning to love the person we’re responsible for taking care of – ourselves. –The Language of Letting Go
Self-consciousness is the first thing that will upset the completeness of the life in God, and self-consciousness continually produces wrestling. Self-consciousness is not sin; it may be produced by a nervous temperament or by a sudden dumping down into new circumstances. It is never God’s will that we should be anything less than absolutely complete in Him. Oswald Chambers | More…