Anxiety Help, Mindset, Spiritual Direction

I Had a Rough Month And This Is What It Taught Me

Let me tell you about my September: I started teaching at school and began to have anxiety and nightmares about the undisciplined classes where middle school students were exhibiting every kind of disturbing behavior. Then I found out that I had to move out of my dream home in a couple of months. Not only… Continue reading I Had a Rough Month And This Is What It Taught Me

Anxiety Help, Self Care

The Art of Creating Coziness in Your Home

As the nights are getting longer and the weather colder, creating cozy spaces are key to our mental health. Whether you live alone or with others, in an apartment or a mansion, you can create a cozy space to relax following these simple tips. Tips for Creating a Cozy Vibe: Light a fire or candles-… Continue reading The Art of Creating Coziness in Your Home

Anxiety Help, Mindset

How We Can Learn About Mental Health from Watching Netflix’s Stranger Things

Part 2 of Stranger Things Season 4 comes out on tomorrow, so let's talk about Part 1 now. "Running Up That Hill" by Kate Bush was the number one download on Apple Music for a reason. The reason was this scene, the scene that portrays what anyone who has suffered from anxiety or depression would… Continue reading How We Can Learn About Mental Health from Watching Netflix’s Stranger Things

Anxiety Help, Self Care, Self Love

3 Baby Steps To Take When You Are Feeling Shame

Flushed cheeks, ears on fire, how can I disappear?  Just one embarrassing memory surfacing was all it took. As my heart palpitations thump in my ear and my breath grows shallow, I begin to panic.  Thoughts are stuck in a cycle of self-loathing.  All I want is to escape my body, to break free.  I… Continue reading 3 Baby Steps To Take When You Are Feeling Shame