Happiness

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Finland is the world’s happiest country according to the 2019 World Happiness Report.   Let’s all move to Finland! I’m kidding…maybe not. It all depends on just how happy Finland really is. In all honesty though, I would love to visit Finland. Truthfully, I was going…

A Depression Day

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Cheese is the most stolen food in the world.   I feel empty. Void. There’s no other way to explain it. It’s a part of the depression. But I haven’t let it stop me from doing all the things I need to today, which is progress.…

New Year, New Opportunities

Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Sophophobia is the fear of learning.   It’s a new year! That means it’s time to really gather our thoughts and think about what we want this year to become. It also means I need to decide on what direction I want my blog to go.…

Anxiety Days

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: A Belgian pigeon named Armando is worth $1.4 million.   I had a very bad day a few days ago. I was anxious before I went to sleep, anxious while I slept, and then even more anxious when I woke up. I had nightmares that truly…

Blessed Yule & Merry Christmas

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: In Germany, Poland, and Ukraine, finding a spider or a spider's web on a Christmas tree is believed to be a harbinger of good luck. What is it about Christmas time that makes us completely lose our minds? We constantly push and pull, buy presents here…

Signs From The Universe

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: “Do geese see god?” <<< that can be read forwards and backwards.   I’ve been thinking a lot about my characters from my book. Story book characters live their lives so much different from ours. Every time you read a book about a far away place…

Over The Sickness

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Colgate toothpaste used to be sold in jars!   Today I’m feeling much better. I’ve been sick for the past…gosh I don’t even know how many days it’s been to be honest. I hate being sick. It sucks up time better spent doing things you love,…

Sucks To Be Sick

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 5 TODAY I LEARNED: India has a Bill of Rights for cows.   I’m sick. For 4 days, it’s been nothing but mucus and I am SO ready to be better. It’s interesting how sickness makes you think differently. It makes you see things in a different light. It changes…

Breakdowns Are The Worst

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Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: The coldest temperature ever recorded was -144 degrees Fahrenheit.   I had a breakdown yesterday. I told myself, from now on I am going to be completely honest with how this blog turns out. Consistency doesn’t hold a flame to honesty. If you can be true…

Uncertainty

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: The slinky was created by accident. You know what's frustrating as hell? When things are going completely right, and then suddenly, they're all to crap. I'm not fond of uncertainty when it comes to life plans, but then again, who is? Lately I've been working to…