“Don’t let the fear of striking out, keep you from playing the game” 

Despite that quote coming straight from a children's film, A Cinderella Story, it's always something I use to remind myself to keep going, when the going gets tough. You can laugh at me but I know you all have your own secret pleasures.  My path hasn't always been so straight forward, I've had to twist, … Continue reading “Don’t let the fear of striking out, keep you from playing the game” 

Seeking approval from others

Being an anxious person, I find it really difficult to make decisions. I always think the worst will happen or something will go wrong and it will be all my fault. I guess in a way I don't like taking responsibility for things so I would rather share the decision and anything that comes with … Continue reading Seeking approval from others

Anxiety 2.0

Have you ever been in a position where you can't concentrate or sit still for more than a second? Well I have, quite often actually and I recently learnt a few new facts about anxiety that need to be shared!  Mental health is massively on the rise, it was only this evening that I heard … Continue reading Anxiety 2.0

New beginnings 

I'm not going to lie I'm completely unmotivated and totally in negative nelly mode, but I thought I would push myself to write something other than hide under my duvet like a lost puppy.  I had to say goodbye to my best friend yesterday,  he's off to join the Royal Marines and I won't see … Continue reading New beginnings 

Take a Challenge 

Having anxiety often leads me to saying "I can't do that" quite a lot. It's stopped me from doing things because I'm too afraid of what might happen.  Travelling is one of them, especially on my own, I have a funny story to tell although at the time it was bloody hideous I can laugh … Continue reading Take a Challenge