Lately on YouTube, there have been many longtime creators quitting YouTube because of past mistakes. One in particular is Shane Dawson. I have been watching him since I was high school. He recently started getting bullied for racists and sexual comments he has made about children. There could more but these stand out to me … Continue reading Should Our Past Mistakes Ruin Our Futures?
For the longest time, nothing very interesting happened in my life. My social anxiety prevents me from going out and making things happen. I have always wanted my life to be more interesting. I didn't expect a new virus to cause a major event in my life. It has made me miss my usual routine … Continue reading My Life During Covid-19
Many good things have happened in my life in 2019. Many bad things have happened also. I never thought I would be owning my own home, still be in a relationship, blogging or be working at the same job. Despite bad things happening, they turned into good things in the end for the most part. … Continue reading My 2019 Reflection
When I think about who I am, it is difficult. I have a mental illness. I want to be able to say I have a bachelor degree in journalism but my mental illness has kept me from getting an internship to allow me to finish my degree. I want to be involved in things more … Continue reading Who Am I?
While searching Google News, I came across a study that links people suffering with bulimia and anorexics who purge with an increased risk of suicide. The main focus of this study was on college students and ways to prevent suicide and improve mental health. According to psycom.net, people with an eating disorder are at a … Continue reading Is There A Higher Risk Of Suicide In Eating Disorder Patients?
Lately, I have been seeing water fasting all over the internet. The first time I came across this as a diet choice was on Trisha Payta's YouTube channel. She wanted to lose weight in a short amount of time so she tried this. She didn't eat anything for 5 days and only drink water. This … Continue reading How Safe Is Water Fasting?
Beckiesmentalmess has come out with another weekly topic I am interested in sharing my experience about. If you want to join in on her weekly mental health prompts, I recommend checking out her blog. 1. When you first were diagnosed with your mental illness/disorder, did it take a while to get used to your medications … Continue reading Working On Us Week #23 – Medications
In two weeks is Thanksgiving. It is the time of the year where families bake all of their fall favorites and get together to eat. The day has become a day to spend time with family. Thanksgiving was orginally made as a day of feasting starting in 1621. This day has always been difficult for … Continue reading Ways To Not Stress About Your Weight During Thanksgiving
Happy world kindness day. This international holiday started in 1998 to help people spread more kindness to others by World Kindness Movement. They created this day to highlight good deeds that happen in different communities throughout the world. Positivity and kindness can go a long way to bring people together. It doesn't matter what race … Continue reading World Kindness Day
When I think about all of the decisions I have made recently, I didn't put much thought into them. I chose the option I felt like I wanted to make. An example is these past weeks, there are things in my relationship that I want that I don't feel like I am going to get. … Continue reading Should We Make Decisions Based On Our Emotions?