I guess one day I decided to stop caring what other people thought. I wish I could pinpoint the exact day so I could celebrate it with each passing year but I can't exactly remember. I insisted that I would no longer let the media, my father, my boyfriend or my friends dictate how I… Continue reading Body Positive: I Stopped Caring What People Thought
I am not some man hating lunatic. Okay.. maybe a little but I definitely do not hate all of them. I really can't stand a man that treats me like I am a walking vagina. Its not only ridiculous to be treated in such a one-note way but it is also completely irrational to denounce… Continue reading Happy International Women’s History Month! Cruel Men I’ve Met Online
I wrote a blog post back in December 2018 Highly Functional and Mentally Ill: What You Don't Understand, besides any post about sex (go figure), this was one of my most popular blogs. In that post I wrote about hiding your condition, trying to keep it altogether with work and within relationships, how to spot… Continue reading Highly Functional and Mentally Ill: Coping Ahead
Click her to Join the GoodReads Passionate Direction Creepy AF Book Club The Silent Patient - Amazon Good Reads Summary Please finish The Silent Patient by March 31, we will discuss in early April!
Has anyone ever tried to make you feel ashamed for being who you are? I have had quite a few people try to minimize me over the years. Family, friends, boyfriends and coworkers. The funny thing is (not funny but you see where I am going..) nobody was ever worried about me when I was… Continue reading I won’t be minimized so.. stop trying
Big Little Lies is the first Passionate Direction Creepy AF Book Club Pick! Yes, that is the name of the book club. No, I am not changing it. Feel free to purchase through the link below or at any bookstore of your choosing. Big Little Lies - Amazon Good Reads Summary I will post my take on whats… Continue reading Big Little Lies: Read Along With Me!
"Just get over it!" "That was a very long time ago." "It is what it is." "You shouldn't be affected by that." "At least it wasn't rape." "You could have it a lot worse." "Why are you still thinking about it?" "You need to move on with your life." "Not every guy is like that."… Continue reading Just Get Over It
Have you ever been with someone and never felt more alone? I have been in several relationships that I would consider "serious." Sure, I am only 27 but I have been dating since I was 15 and every boy/man I dated I thought I was FOR SURE going to marry him. The thing is, within… Continue reading Alone, not Lonely
What you fill your mind with has a lot to do with what images you see. If you want to feel more positive, try following accounts that only exude positivity. I always unfollow diet culture accounts or accounts that are pro-eating disorder, pro- extreme weight loss, pro-self harm and accounts that just genuinely don't align… Continue reading 5 Instagram Accounts You’ll Want To Follow Today
I have always said that the physical symptoms of my anxiety are much worse than the mental symptoms. Yes, obsessing over worries and constantly thinking about impending doom is rough. But it is much more challenging to calm yourself down when your heart is beating so fast it feels like it will pop out of… Continue reading Could it be panic disorder?