IS LIFE'S PACE BURNING YOU OUT? A FACIAL AT RED LOTUS SKIN CARE MAY BE THE BEST IDEA. SOMETIMES LIFE JUST NEEDS A CHANGE.
I notice many clients come into me at Red Lotus Skin Care in Portland, because they are burnt out and want a nice, relaxing facial. Most of my clients say it the best facial they have had, but sometime spa facials just aren't enough. Maybe a life change may be in order. I enjoyed this article out of Canada about this family and their choice to change the big stuff. When Turning 40 Means Letting Go Of The Life You Thought You Wanted
Two years ago, Julie Nowell could not have envisioned those words coming out of her mouth. She was a mom of three, living with her husband, Matt, in the Vancouver suburb of Port Moody, and feeling increasingly bogged down by the consumerism and stresses surrounding her.They both worked in the city, she at a start-up digital company and her husband at a company he’d been with for 15 years, that paid well and helped with the mortgage, but with values he couldn’t get behind. And the area they were living in wasn’t helping matters.“We were tired of the constant ‘keep your lawn trimmed’ mentality, or our kids would come home and say ‘so and so says their playroom is bigger than ours,” she tells the Huffington Post Canada. “We’ve always been a close family, and we’ve always liked our kids, unlike what we felt a lot of people were doing. On the weekends, it seemed our neighbours spent a lot of time keeping their kids busy and away from them.”Finally one weekend before Julie was leaving for the Everywoman conference in Whistler, Matt came home early to take over watching the kids, and she saw he was just "crashed."