The only tip I use for getting myself to focus
Yeah, the Universe might have a plan for you, but you're going to need to actually execute it.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Fear of change.
I'm already looking forward to 2019. By that, I don't mean I'm eagerly anticipating it. I have my sights set on the future. In 2019, I will be in a new apartment with new goals. A sudden change in my life forced me to change my perspective. It shattered me at first, but I bounced … Continue reading The Guide to Recalibrating Your Priorities
You can't be on top of the world all the time. Me personally? I spend half of my life at the bottom, trying to climb back up. Somewhere in between are those pestering phases that keep us from being completely happy and fulfilled, while also not relegating us entirely to rock bottom. This is what … Continue reading Step One to Pulling Yourself Out of a Rut
This is me. You've seen me before. You know who I am. But I wonder if I know her anymore. I'm totally different from the person I was a year ago, two years ago--God forbid we go any further back than that. I fell into a vicious cycle of depression and anxiety around September of … Continue reading [What I Did Today] It’s Just A List
Today, for the first time in a very long time, I felt content and peaceful. I felt optimistic. I felt downright happy. This feeling has sort of been with me all day, but it just hit me tonight in the oddest way. I was putting away dishes while listening to Christmas music. A mundane, unmemorable … Continue reading What Happiness Looks Like
Normally I would pay to have clothing alterations done for me--or better yet, throw out the old, crappy ones and replace them with newer and better ones. As expensive and stupid as that may be, it's always been far easier and palatable to me than learning to make basic amendments to my clothing. Lately though, in … Continue reading [Re-Plug] Learning Basic Domestic Skills On My Own
Allow me a moment to be proud of myself for a second: I fixed my boyfriend's computer. And I FREAKING rocked it! While not exactly a computer programming genius, I, like most people of my generation, know my way around a computer and its basic fixes (also, they're so damn intuitive, it's hard not to). … Continue reading [Re-Plug] A Giant Confidence Booster in an Unlikely Place
Okay, so this list is stupid, right? WRONG. Well, you might still think it's stupid, but the reason I would argue it's not is that this a list I made on a bad mental health day. Instead of making a to-do list to accomplish, I did the opposite: I made a list of all the stuff … Continue reading [Re-Plug] What I’ve Done Today…A List