Category Archives: days off

Artist’s Dates at home

Because of my health issues most of my Artist’s Dates actually take place at home. This might seem a bit drab compared to the joy of going out to play, but needs must and it does make my occasional outings … Continue reading

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Slow going

As the nights get longer and cooler I’m beginning to sleep a little better and to feel a bit less strung out – hurrah! Energy levels are still low though, so I’m being cautious about increasing my level of activity … Continue reading

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In a recent podcast a fellow member of Sustainably Creative talked about taking a “Marigold Day” inspired by my Days Off posts (my internet username is marigold). It sounds much nicer than Day Off that I decided to adopt it … Continue reading

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Every Day Off?

I had another stinking migraine on Saturday. Probable cause: spending too long writing stuff on Friday. I’d reached that point where was less mentally stressful to JFDI than to leave things another day in the interests of my physical health. … Continue reading

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Inspiring others to take a Day Off

I was lovely to hear in Friday’s podcast that I’ve inspired Michael Nobbs to think about planning some Days Off for himself. As Michael says, when you don’t have much energy or spare time it’s very tempting to fill every … Continue reading

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Strategies – days off

I was thinking last night that these days I never really allow myself a day off Doing Things That Have To Be Done unless I’m too ill to do anything at all or so desperate for a break that my … Continue reading

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