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

Health/Wellness, Lifestyle

What to Do When Life Just Sucks

Hey y'alI! I don't know about you but it's been a rough few weeks for me. With me being reassigned (read about it here)and my birthday coming up soon, I've just been going through it. I couldn't eat, I couldn't sleep. I stopped exercising. I wanted to die. Now I'm sure there are people out… Continue reading What to Do When Life Just Sucks

Lifestyle

I Hate it Here!

hey y'all! For this post, I wanted to share an excerpt from my book, When the Wallflower Blooms. This month is Suicide Prevention Month and I just wanted to share my story. Major trigger warning for suicide with this one. Anyway, enjoy my little excerpt and if you want, check out my book here. Enjoy… Continue reading I Hate it Here!

Bookworm, Lifestyle

Me Before You – A Book Review

Hey y’all! If anyone was to ask me what my favorite book was, they'd probably assume its one of the Harry Potter books but they'd be wrong. The book that's my absolute favorite is Me Before You by JoJo Moyes. This is hands down my favorite book. I first of this actually when I saw… Continue reading Me Before You – A Book Review

Bookworm, Lifestyle

The Midnight Library – A Book Review

Hey y’all! So I read this book, The Midnight Library by Matt Haig, all the way back in January and I enjoyed it a lot. This was the January book for our Teachergram book club. This book deals with suicide (as a TW (Trigger Warning) there is a suicide attempt) and it's a topic that's… Continue reading The Midnight Library – A Book Review

Bookworm, Lifestyle

Eliza and Her Monsters – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I have recently finished this book, Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia, and I must say, I highly suggest everyone read this book. I discovered this book from YouTube, from Janenine from Thisstoryaintover. I was intrigued because it's a story that dealt with a shy and introverted character who wrote a comic.… Continue reading Eliza and Her Monsters – A Book Review

Lifestyle

I Tried Speed Dating (Online)

Hey y'all! So as most of you know (or may not know if you're new here...if so, hi), I am a hopeless hopeless romantic. There's nothing I want more than to be settled and in a relationship. I've got wedding bells and babies on my brain and I'm not ashamed to admit that. What I… Continue reading I Tried Speed Dating (Online)

Lifestyle, Mental Health

It’s Okay Not to Be Okay

Hey y'all! May is officially and and you know what that means! It's mental health awareness month! I'm hoping that this time around I'm okay. Pretty recently, I've been struggling. It happened slowly and before I knew it, I found myself in a depressive episode. I would come home feeling down about my circumstances but… Continue reading It’s Okay Not to Be Okay

Lifestyle, Mental Health

The Fight Against Suicide

Hey y'all! This month is Suicide Prevention Month. September 10th was world suicide awareness day and I made my usual post about suicide. This time around, however, I noticed something different. I was basically telling people to not give up and that yes things are hard and I get how it is that you want… Continue reading The Fight Against Suicide