7 Ways to Start Dating Yourself!

While I do write a lot about relationships with significant others on my blog, I also love to talk about self-love & care, which is definitely way more important! It's actually the first step towards a healthy relationship!  But today we're just here to focus on dating YOU whether you have a significant other or…

Self-Care Tip: Removing Toxic People From Your Life Is Not Selfish!

Cutting people from your life, especially those close to you is hard. There's no going around it. It sucks, and none of us actually wants to do it, but for your own sanity and your own mental health, sometimes it just has to be done. Lately, I've just learned to distance myself from those around…

Fall Bucket List for Self-Love & Care

Fall is my absolute favorite time of the year. It's not Christmas, it's not summertime, and it's not when the snow melts. It's when the leaves change, the air cools, and everything smells like pumpkin spice and mums.  Here are some of my favorite things to do during my favorite time of year! Go to…

How to Handle Major Life Changes When You Have Anxiety!

I've had some major curveballs thrown at me throughout my life like most people have! New relationships, broken relationships, loss of family members due to both death and horrible choices, I've left jobs, found plenty of new jobs, moved 8 times with more to come, lost friends, found new friends, switched schools multiple times, gone…

Life Is Looking Good <3

Good morning!  Well, sleepy morning... nauseous morning... but, welcome to pregnancy, I guess! Honestly, I can't complain, though. Besides feeling tired, sore, and nauseous occasionally, I feel pretty good. I definitely feel very lucky!  This past month has honestly been the weirdest of my entire life. I've been in a completely different mental state, I've…

Crystal Shopping, Fourth of July, & An Errand Date Day

Happy Thursday!  I hope you've all had a good week! I actually have! I mentioned in a post on Wednesday that bigger and better things are coming. I mentioned a couple of new projects I have coming to the blog, and one of them is all about how my life is changing for the better all…

Summer Bucket List for Self-Love & Care

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO. Summer is a wonderful time of year, especially for mental health! The weather is warm, the sun is shining, it's easy to get active, and there's always something fun to do! It is such a mood booster! But, it's important to use…

How Mantras Ease My Anxiety + 17 Examples That You Can Try!

In one of my last recap posts, I mentioned that for the first time ever I actually used a mantra to get me through a day of tension, fear, and anxiety.  For anyone that doesn't know, a mantra is a word, phrase, or even a sound (like in meditation) that is frequently repeated to bring…