Life & Stuff · Think About It

Certainties and Uncertainties in Life

Today I was thinking: we all have our certainties and our uncertainties. Let me explain... We found out that a girl at work was married, aged 25. Some of the girls were shocked but then I thought about the many (more than I once expected) people I knew from school who are now married with… Continue reading Certainties and Uncertainties in Life

Life & Stuff · Mental Health

Catastrophising: What it is and how to stop

Catastrophising is when you "view or present a situation as considerably worse than it actually is." I do this a lot! As someone with anxiety and who has been through depression many times, I've been told this term in my CBT sessions. That a common thing for us to do when low or anxious is to… Continue reading Catastrophising: What it is and how to stop

Life & Stuff · Mental Health

The Problem with Self-Made Timelines

I feel like many of us, especially the strict, anal, or anxious ones among us, like to give ourselves timelines. "I'll be a graduate by X age. I'll be working a great job, making X money by X age. I'll be a published author in X years..." It's this idea that there's a certain amount… Continue reading The Problem with Self-Made Timelines

Life & Stuff · Mental Health · Think About It

Think About It: When Was The Last Time You Were Truly Happy In Life?

When was the last time you were truly happy and content with life? For me, it was when I was 16-18 years old, doing the International Baccalaureate (college/ A-level equivalent) at school. That was 6 years ago. Why? I think it's because of the following...   Friendships In senior school, I wasn't fully myself. I… Continue reading Think About It: When Was The Last Time You Were Truly Happy In Life?

Life & Stuff · Mental Health

Self-Care Sunday: 5 Routine Ways to Take Care of Your Mental Health

I've felt my mental health slipping lately. As someone who has suffered high anxiety (clinically diagnosed social anxiety) and depression several times, I fear the low moods that crop up too often are a warning sign of the inevitable: my depression returning. However, this isn't necessarily the case. Negative emotions are just as valid and… Continue reading Self-Care Sunday: 5 Routine Ways to Take Care of Your Mental Health

Life & Stuff · Podcast & Videos

Podcast: Patience Will Save You

"Right now, you're just planting seeds. It may not look like much, people might look and not understand what you're doing, but one day you'll look over that field and realise that a beautiful rose garden has bloomed. And it was all worth it in the end for that wonderful view." Click to play!  … Continue reading Podcast: Patience Will Save You

Life & Stuff · Mental Health · Podcast & Videos

Video: I’m SO Grateful!

I'm so grateful to all of my readers, watchers, and listeners! Your loyalty and attention means the absolute world to me. I will continue to bring you value for as long as I can! Click to play!   Don't forget to subscribe to my YouTube channel to get my videos. And, of course, follow… Continue reading Video: I’m SO Grateful!

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Introducing The Emotional Healing Journaling Workbook

It’s here everyone! My FREE downloadable workbook to help you be more self-aware and witness emotional wounds:   The Emotional Healing Journaling Workbook   This workbook leads you on a journey through your inner world. Through the murky, dark, cold, sticky parts of your emotional wounds, your psychological foundations, and your limiting beliefs.   This… Continue reading Introducing The Emotional Healing Journaling Workbook