Clinical Depression & Thought Replacement

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: You replace every particle in your body every seven years. You are literally not the same person you were 7 years ago.   Recently I’ve re-evaluated what it means to be a clinically depressed person. Each day is different because you never know what sad or…

Be Gentle With Your Thoughts

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: A scorpion can hold its breath for one week.   It’s been over a week since we lost Jinx. So many other things have happened between then and now. Experiencing loss changes the way you look at death. Loss turns what you thought you knew into…

Are You Tough?

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 9 TODAY I LEARNED: “Speak of the Devil” is short for “Speak of the Devil and he shall come.” It was believed that if you spoke about the Devil, it would attract his attention. That’s why when you’re talking about someone and they show up, people say, “Speak of the…

It’s Okay If You Don’t Go To College

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Emotional level: 7Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: Before the 17th century, almost all cultivated carrots were purple. Classes have finally come to an end. Something so dreadful is finally over. Don’t get me wrong. I am absolutely grateful that I have the ability to further my education, but the classes always feel like they…

Don’t Let People Tear You Down

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Emotional state: still happy Mental state: ADHD struggle A lot of people suffer from learning disorders. Sometimes it's dyslexia and sometimes it's ADHD. There are many others, but these two specifically I hear people complain about a lot. Personally, I suffer from ADHD and at times...it's not a fun ride. I just want to pitch…

Sage Your Home

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I don't think I can stress this enough, but here goes. Saging your home is about more than just waving strange smelling smoke around and letting it fill the air. Sage does have its own purifying qualities, but without intention and belief, you're not going to be ridding your home of anything. Emotional state: I'm…

It’s Okay to Be Sensitive

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When I was younger I constantly told myself it was better to have tough skin than to feel absolutely everything. Eventually I couldn't do that anymore, because after awhile, I realized the feelings creep up on me regardless of how hard you try to push them down. Emotional state: accepting Mental state: tolerating nonsense pretty…