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Five Pretty Green Things That Will Make You Think Summer

Being stuck inside at a 9-5 is great because it allows me to pay for a building that I can sleep inside, but it’s also not great because I can see how good it feel outside through the glass doors of my office. I try to sit really still in my windowless office so I… Continue reading Five Pretty Green Things That Will Make You Think Summer

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Regaining Perspective after Anxiety

After spending a large portion of time being an anxious mess, I have to follow that period of time up with an equally large amount of time reminding myself  to keep my perspective in check. ( Because I have recognized, at least in myself, that anxiety is caused by an inexplicably skewed perspective). This is… Continue reading Regaining Perspective after Anxiety

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Hitting the Brakes as a Chronic People Pleaser

  I lied. I lied to other people, and I even lied to myself. I said something that I thought would make everyone else happy to hear, rather than really examining the truth. My lie was that I said I had realized that the reason I thought I needed to go through a period of such… Continue reading Hitting the Brakes as a Chronic People Pleaser

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Awesome Outlets for Overcoming Anxiety

As someone who spent most of her life thinking that people who had anxiety were just people who couldn’t handle stress (sorry about that), it really took me by surprise when I became absolutely overwhelmed with anxiety last fall. It literally felt like walking into a brick wall, that consequently fell on me, and there was… Continue reading Awesome Outlets for Overcoming Anxiety