I don’t usually get emotional when I watch things, but this particular video really got to me. It was about a tattoo artist who will helps people cover scars. A woman who got scars from breast cancer and the self-image change she experienced after getting them covered.
I couldn’t go through too many of these videos, but the few that I saw did a great job showcasing the joy everyone felt when they saw the change. The before and after photos are really amazing. I didn’t realize how difficult it was to apply tattoos to raised scars and applaud the artists who tackle them.
As of late, my doodling has created relatively decent images. I wondered about how difficult it would be to make a digital version of them. Continue reading Trying Vector Drawings
Today marks one month since I got my reiki Level 1 and 2 attunements. I’ve been practicing every other day on myself and recently, my cats. Here is a list of things that I have become aware of during this cleansing cycle.
Continue reading A Month of Reiki
I have been practicing tai chi for about two years now. My instructor taught us the Guang Ping Yang style form. Here is what I have managed to accomplish and what I want to achieve. Continue reading Practicing Tai Chi
I am back at work after being away for four days. Within these past few hours of being home, I have learned a little bit more about myself. Continue reading Taking Vacations
Today marks my 3rd week of practicing reiki. I had taken a class to get the Level 1 and 2 attunements. Physically and mentally, I feel about the same as before I took the class.
Sometimes when I draw the symbols, my hands and arms get a bit warm, but that is the extent to the affects I feel.
The best part about reiki is that one of my cats likes to come over and meow at me. I am not sure what she is asking for, but it has happened at different places and times so it is not her just asking for dinner.
Unfortunately, with my schedule, I can only practice about once every other evening. My instructor assured me that as long I keep trying to practice, changes will occur to help me move forward.
Here’s to striving to growing and becoming a better version of myself each day.
My stomach cannot expand enough to allow me to eat a filling meal that will last until the next one. Thus, I snack a lot – especially between lunch and dinner. While this physical need gives me plenty of opportunities to try new treats. It also makes me aware that I need to pay attention to the details. Continue reading Hey Me, Pay Attention!