Posts Categorized: Mental Health

7 Different Types of Self-Care to Practice Every Day

Self-care has taken me a long time to learn. I’m the type of person who has a ‘go, go, go’ personality. I push myself as hard as I possibly can. Then, I’m forced to face the inevitable crash at the end. But on the other end of the spectrum, self-care has been one of the…read more

10 Habits to form for a Happier Life

Hi friend! As you may or may not know, I’m a really happy person most of the time. (I really don’t know why exactly, I just am.) Because of that, I’ve decided to share 10 habits that I’ve worked to form over the years to live a happier and more fulfilled life! 1. Optimism Forming…read more

Confessions of an Anxious Brain (part 2)

Anxiety is weird. Anxiety makes me stress about everything. My least favorite sentence is “Just, calm down.”  My thoughts are literally, “I’d freaking love to ‘just calm down’ or to ‘just not worry about it.’  People tell me a lot to not worry about what I can’t control. For me, that’s like telling me to stop breathing….read more

What is a Good Day with Anxiety?

A good day with anxiety. What does that mean? For me, a good day means I was actually able to eat 3 full meals. When I’m in stressful situations and am having panic attacks I usually can’t eat. It’s honestly becoming almost normal for me to go up to 8 hours without eating when I’m…read more

Confessions of an Anxious Brain

Anxiety, Depression, Schizophrenia, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Bipolar Disorder, Anorexia, Bulimia, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). I’m 18, why are these relevant to me? Well, they are all mental illnesses. Why are mental illnesses relevant to me you ask? They are very close to me because I am almost positive that I have an…read more