"Okay Jordie, it's really time to get out now..." my dad calmly explained to me for the fifth time, and he was right. As I climbed out from the passenger side of my dads truck the bitter cold air whipped me in the face, almost like karma was trying to slap me for all the … Continue reading 12.12.12 (part 1)
So as for accepting help, it is never easy, never. No matter if you know you need help or you are in complete denial, someone offering help can often feel judgmental or even condescending. This doesn't mean the persons intentions are in the wrong place, it is a hard thing, accepting the fact you can't … Continue reading Accepting help: whether you think you need it or not
Personally I went most of my life nonmedicated for my A.D.D And a thing I personally find my self doing a lot is explaining my forgetfulness, lack of attention, and inability to finish a project (for instance this is my fifth time attempting to finish this one blog🤷♀️). Before I was diagnosed and when I'm … Continue reading “Blame it on my A.D.D”
So as you most likely know, when going through a situation that causes anxiety, anger, sadness, stress, etc. You develop your own way to deal with these situations. Some are ways are healthy others not so healthy. It is definitely something that takes working on, especially if you have developed negative ways and need to … Continue reading Let’s talk coping skills
MBTI is a test used to measure how people perceive the world and how they make decisions. INTJ, ISFJ, INFJ, INTJ, ISTP, ISFP, INFP, INTP, ESTP, ESFP, ENFP, ENTP, ESTI, ESFS, ENFJ, ENTJ. INFP - intense, quirky ENFP -quirky, gentle, friendly INFJ - anxious, empathetic ENFJ - empathetic, passionate, driven ISTJ - traditional, reserved, logical … Continue reading The 16 personality types using the Myers-Briggs: type indicator
There is such a negative stigma attached to mental illness. This is caused by the majority of people not knowing enough actual facts about mental illness. Many people believe the misconceptions they hear and don't do the research, the vast majority of people are falsely judging a disorder they know nothing about. Many people suffering … Continue reading #EndTheStigma
Being a 25 year old unmarried mother to a beautiful, strong, smart 3 year old daughter has so much judgement attached. Nothing about being a young mom is easy, especially when you look even younger than your age (people tell me I look anywhere from 14-17 on a daily basis. Then add mental illnesses to … Continue reading Mental Illness and Becoming a Parent. Will it make or break you?