Mental Health

12 Affirmations for Depression and Anxiety

Hey y'all! I know that it is mental health month and I'm so ashamed to admit this but, my mental health has taken a hit. I find myself really depressed and feeling hopeless. I usually like to let it ride until the feelings subside but lately, I just cannot shake it anymore. It's just a… Continue reading 12 Affirmations for Depression and Anxiety

Mental Health, Spiritual/Religion

14 Bible Scriptures to Help You Cope with Anxiety and Depression

Hey y'all! As you may or may not know, May is Mental Health Awareness Month. I love how mental health is being more talked about out in the open. As you may know, I am one who suffers from anxiety and depression. I also have a strong faith and belief in God and it has… Continue reading 14 Bible Scriptures to Help You Cope with Anxiety and Depression

Lifestyle, Mental Health

Faking It

Hey y’all! Something has been on my heart this past week and I've been feeling a bit bothered. Recently, Cheslie Kryst committed suicide. She was Miss USA, 30, blogger, a lawyer, a television correspondent, and all around cool chick it seemed. Before she leapt to her death, she posted on her Instagram "May this day… Continue reading Faking It

Bookworm

My Favorite BookTubers

Hey y'all! I discovered booktube around this time last year and I became fascinated with it. It has helped me to discover more books and broaden the types of book I read. I pride myself on reading books from diverse authors but following these channels have helped me to read diverse genres of books. Most… Continue reading My Favorite BookTubers

Mental Health

How to Love Someone with Mental Health Struggles

Hey y'all! Loving someone with a mental illness is...a lot! It's not easy. It can seem like the other person is selfish. It can be a heavy load and it can be at times really frustrating. You don't want to turn the person away and seem like you don't care but also, you can only… Continue reading How to Love Someone with Mental Health Struggles

Lifestyle, Mental Health

SAD is a Beast

Hey y’all! As you know, I have times when I struggle with my mental health. I’ve been diagnosed with depression and anxiety and it’s definitely a dark cloud looming over me sometimes. The last few months of the year are really hard for me mentally and emotionally. This is around the time I tend to… Continue reading SAD is a Beast

Lifestyle

A Breath of Fresh Air (Kinda)

Hey y’all! I was recently on TikTok and on my for you page, I've been seeing quite a few videos of women who have never been in a relationship and how they weren't sought after by anyone and it really messed with them! Those posts (because there were lots of them) made me feel a… Continue reading A Breath of Fresh Air (Kinda)