self help

10 Tips For Being Practically Optimistic

Once I made the jump from depression to thinking happiness was even an option, I started thinking positivity was the only way to go. Don’t get me wrong, I still believe positivity is better than negativity, but there is such a thing as toxic positivity, like telling someone with depression to, “just be happy!” Hah! […]

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6 Tips For Loving Your Body

[TW: Eating disorders] When I was as young as 8-years-old, I was told my body was far from perfect. That, among many other factors, contributed to severe body image issues which eventually led to an eating disorder, body dysmorphia, and a horrible relationship with my body. I couldn’t accept compliments, let along believe them. I […]

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An Ode To Boobs

An Ode To Boobs I remember hating you I remember looking at as many other pairs of boobs as I could, comparing them to mine Mine weren’t full enough. They was too much on the top, not enough on the bottom. My nipples were too big, not perky enough. As I gained weight, they got […]

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50 Tips For Grieving A Loved One (Person And Pet)

One of the most stressful things in this life is death, and it’s usually more stressful for the people who didn’t die, but are left to grieve the loss of their loved one. This year, I have seen people grieve more than I ever have before, and not just over the death of people and […]

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