mental health

So it’s the end of my first month attempting to be smart. I’d like to discuss how I did. Time I started strong with the time management stuff. Toward the beginning of the month, I was getting up on time, having breakfast, spending time with Dan and still starting work on time. Woo! However… The last…

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Brandon Truaxe died. A few months ago he was the center of attention due to his erratic behavior and his odd posts on the Deciem’s social media. This behavior, including his attempt to completely shut down the company, led to minority shareholders Estee Lauder having him removed as CEO in October by order of a…

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Back in October Rimmel announced that they’d be partnering with The Cybersmile Foundation in a campaign to combat beauty cyberbullying, employing the hashtag #IWILLNOTBEDELETED. Unfortunately, this announcement was overshadowed by one of Rimmel’s sister brands, CoverGirl, announcing that they’re now certified as cruelty-free. The news has been on my radar for a while but because I’m a…

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It’s been brought to my attention that it’s November 12, and I’ve only posted twice in this entire month. Not that I necessarily needed the reminder because, as any writer/blogger/creative type knows, when we aren’t creating, we’re thinking about creating. Stressing about it. Allowing it to hang over our heads like big grey storm clouds.…

Read more All aboard the struggle bus! Or boat. Or train. It’s your choice.

It is 12:42 am EST, and I’m still sitting at my computer. A lot has gone down in the past week at my job and there are some major changes coming, so I’ve been trying to devote as much of my time and energy to that as possible. In addition, I’m still trying to move.…

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I’ve been meaning to post about flotation therapy/sensory deprivation for a few months. Let me start at the beginning: a couple years ago I was wandering around the trendy part of my city, and I walked by this place called Body Mind Float Center. I was on my way to the amazing chocolate shop across…

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TW: I’m going to be talking about some serious mental health issues, suicide included. If you find this triggering, stop now. “Mental health” has been in the news a lot lately. I’m not going to touch on that because the events prompting these conversations are extremely sad and I’m not prepared to discuss the many…

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