This is a beautiful & insightful post written by “Intuitive Blogging”! In yoga class this morning, one of my wonderful students requested a class for detoxification. What a wonderful idea! During a time of year when we are increasingly physically active as well as busy planning family vacations (not to mention working!), it can be easy to forget about the healing & rejuvenating power of detoxification. Detoxifying by slowing down, relaxing, & releasing tension from our bodies & minds allows us to create more space within ourselves so that we can enjoy the daily activities of life with a lightened spirit. I hope this re-blogged post can encourage you to do just that: enjoy the act of relaxation because you deserve it!
Though I usually draw two cards for the day, three jumped out at me today: the Two of Pentacles, reversed Queen of Pentacles, and Eight of Chalices. These cards are about balance and shifting priorities, but also about shifting energy in the physical body, and about our shifting focus.
We’d like to think that our productivity is a function of how much we push ourselves: how fast and how hard we work, and for how long. But it isn’t. We could drink buckets of coffee or take whatever other stimulants are in our personal arsenal, burn the candle at both ends, and work 18-hour days, and still not manage to accomplish the things we need to do. And then, having not accomplished those things, we could push even harder, and accomplish still less. If we choose this path, this is precisely what will happen.
To have energy to get work…
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