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Let’s Talk

I had a post planned where I’d talk about the importance of listening to your mind, but it feels very hypocritical to post that right now because of how I’m currently feeling.

I’ve been dodging real-life responsibilities and the actual reason for my moods being as erratic as they have been.

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I Care Too Much About the Opinions of Other People!

My name is Stacey and I let the opinions of others impact my life.

It feels weird seeing those words form a sentence, but it’s something that I’ve needed to address for such a long time.

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Movies I Want To Watch

I’m a big fan of movies. I enjoy the work that goes into them—the production, effects, cinematography, and obviously, the acting.
Due to the pandemic, I haven’t felt comfortable enough to go to a cinema and watch as many new releases as I’d like to have seen.

Some two of these movies have had a theatrical release. Still, I’m holding out on watching them until they are available to buy or stream with my usual media subscriptions.
Others, I’m just waiting to see how things play out after I get vaccinated fully.

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Posted in Let's Talk, Mental Health

Mental Health Monday: How Toxic Positivity Damaged My Mental Health

Not my image!

While positive thinking is not a bad thing, it can be detrimental to your mental health. Especially if you force yourself to constantly think positive thoughts.

VeryWellMind.com describes toxic positive as such, “Toxic positivity is the belief that no matter how dire or difficult a situation is, people should maintain a positive mindset. It’s a “good vibes only” approach to life.”

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Hello Again – Quick Update!

I’m sorry for the abrupt exit from the blog and its social feeds. I have had a lot going on mentally as of late. This left me placing important things I needed to do on the back burner and that built up over time to the extent that it became overwhelming.

I couldn’t function, I wasn’t helping myself and I gave up on my responsibilities, the blog and even my hobbies.

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