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JOMO - The joy of missing out

In our world filled with social media available 24/7, many have acquired a fear called FOMO - the fear of missing out.   What if we looked at it from a different perspective?  JOMO.  The joy of missing out.  What a beautiful concept.  Being able to disconnect from the outside world for a time to just be with yourself.  That is the ultimate self-care.  No guilt, no shoulda, woulda, coulda's, just time to breathe. How would you do it?  "There is so much to do.  It's the Holiday Season."   At Egret Jewellery we make time for self-care. Make a date with yourself Set a time in your calendar.  When will you be alone during the day?  Make it easy to spend some time...

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The Law of attraction

  The law of attraction is in simple terms. Like attracts like. Basically, it means we attract whatever we are or whatever we think about on a regular basis. Just imagine yourself as a large magnet. Whatever you are putting out into the world you are pulling back to you with force. Quantum physicists have proven this theory, for more info look see:  https://www.care2.com/greenliving/how-quantum-physics-bridges-science-and-spirituality.html  Quantum physics has proven that our thoughts can indeed influence matter.    The law of attraction is a wonderful law because we can control it. We are constantly wondering around believing that things just happen to us when in fact we are happening to the universe. Is it constantly pulling towards us what we think we...

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Mental and Physical Benefits of Escaping the Rat Race | Egret Jewellery

“Financial goals. Family goals. Academic goals.”   With so many milestones to cover, our lives have turned from peaceful journeys to rat races. We find “happiness” in accomplishing what our peers have accomplished. And with all that pressure, we can feel overwhelmed with mental issues such as anxiety and depression.   With the rising cases of mental illnesses, the use of drugs for these conditions has also increased. The balance is obviously lost and things are not the way they should be.   When our minds are stressed, our body system does not relax, wearing out the body at a much faster rate, and making us age faster than we should be.   How to escape the rat race Let’s...

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A Guide To Daily Affirmations for Positive Thinking

  If you, like me, are a firm believer in the Law of Attraction, then you will understand the phrase, “You are what you think,” and you truly believe that life flows from your thoughts. Some people find this easy, they seem to breeze through life living in the positive and attracting to them everything they want or need. While other people are in a daily battle, constantly trying to manage their thoughts and slipping in and out of negativity. If you are one of the people continuously caught in a never-ending battle trying to push away negative thoughts and replace them with positive ones, you might find this blog useful. Whilst positive thinking is very important it is almost...

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The mental & physical health benefits of being near the sea & why we crave it

There is no place that calls to me more than being near the sea. As soon as the sun comes out and the days get warmer my body starts to crave it. I dream of wandering across the smooth sand, hearing the rhythmic sound of the waves and feeling the warm touch of the sun on my face. Just being near to the ocean can have a positive impact on your health. In fact, doctors have been prescribing trips to the sea shore from as early as the 18th century and recent studies show a link between the ocean air and health.   What are the benefits? Relaxation Researchers have found that the sound of waves alters brain patterns, which...

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