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November 2018 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary

November 2018 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary

November 2018

This November I travelled to the UK to attend appointments with medical professionals to receive treatment for both my shoulders.

 

Completed a photo shoot of new fairtrade products.

 

London

This November I travelled to London to attend appointments with medical professionals and understand why my shoulders are so painful.

It was a tiring two weeks attending appointments and I discovered I didn't need surgery and had a frozen shoulder.

An-Overview-of-Frozen-Shoulder-by-South-County-Spine-Care

Credit: An-Overview-of-Frozen-Shoulder-by-South-County-Spine-Care

 

I have realised the greatest health is wealth and my priority is healing and getting better. Self-care is not selfish. As the saying goes the greatest health is wealth.

Self Care isn't Selfish poster

Self Care Isn't Selfish 

 

Amazing-Self-Care-Charts-You-Need-to-See-1

Credit: www.FiorenzaRossini.com

 

Fairtrade photo shoot November 2018

I received a consignment of new fairtrade products and conducted a photo shoot.

I have attached a few photographs below.

Fairtrade photo shoot by Sabeena Ahmed and The Little Fair Trade Shop Nov 18

Fairtrade ceramic incense holders

 

Fairtrade photo shoot by Sabeena Ahmed and The Little Fair Trade Shop Nov 18

Fair trade small nickel elephant tea light holder

 

Fairtrade photo shoot by Sabeena Ahmed and The Little Fair Trade Shop Nov 18

Fairtrade elephant globe

 

I look forward to December and attending the Swiss Business Council Christmas Market 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Thank you for supporting fairtrade producers wherever you live.

Sabeena x

 

 

Further Reading and Links

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