After being on lockdown for months, things have opened up and whether you hit the ground running, or laid low, what have you been doing to care for yourself this summer? I'm a teacher and being a teacher means summers off. I've worked during the summers most of my time as a teacher, but I've… Continue reading 2021 Summer Self Care
Whew, this is a long one so stay with me. So, I have anxiety/social anxiety. I’ll say that again for myself, I suffer from anxiety. Now, social anxiety is a mental health condition that causes irrational anxiety around social situations. For example, a person with social anxiety is constantly worried about what other people think… Continue reading Anxiety
Sometimes it’s hard to see past all the emotional and mental distresses that you may be going through. You may be in that season of your life where you feel as if nothing is going right or that you aren’t capable of anything great. When that happens, you have to find creative and new ways… Continue reading It’s the Small Things
I often find myself thinking about the ways that I invalidate my own feelings. I overthink on things that I feel deeply and strongly about in my heart, but I allow other things to make me doubt what I KNOW and what I FEEL. The damage that you do to yourself when you invalidate your… Continue reading Today’s Thoughts….
If you've been following my blog, then you know that I am sort of dating or have been dating. So I am just pretty interested in the aspects of dating/love/sex during this time and I randomly did a quick Twitter search on the topic of sex on the first date. It was an interesting topic… Continue reading I Wanna S** You Up
Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com When I was in high school, with the greatest passion, I would sing "Almost Lover" by A Fine Frenzy, which in a nutshell, is a song about the heartache that a person is left with when an almost lover leaves the singer and the pain that comes with dealing… Continue reading Almost Lover
Summer is everything. It’s the moment everyone is waiting for to have fun, be free, and enjoy the things that are only meant for summer. Unfortunately, this summer has been rough for all of us. I personally have been struggling with my mental stability. And I know I’m not the only one, especially with COVID-19… Continue reading My Summer Self Care Plan 2020
I think I've gotten to a point where I locked up my heart so tight, that I can't even reach it anymore. I'm working on becoming more open to what life is giving me, such as relationships, experiences, the highs and lows, successes and failures, the good and the bad. In avoiding the bad, I… Continue reading I closed my own heart…
Two truths and a lie. I've played this game many times in my life. It's a game where you give 3 statements about yourself; two being the truth and one being a lie and people have to guess which is the lie. I was just thinking about social media and how we use it as… Continue reading Two Truths…One Lie.
Just a Saturday afternoon thought as I sip on my second cup of coffee.... Do you ever think that the one thing that makes you unique, the one thing that makes you powerful, the one thing that you are most proud of is the one thing about you that makes people not want to date… Continue reading Dating while….(insert characterization here)