Another year has arrived. The last two have been quite unforgettable. 2022 is sure to not disappoint! I have no resolutions for the New Year as I have in the past but I have much resolve. I am determined to continue to focus on what is important to me and the goals I have setContinue reading “2022 – My Hope for All”
Tag Archives: Depression
Hope is NOT a plan.
Saying to someone who may be suicidal, depressed, anxious or suffering any mental health concern, “I hope they get the help they need“ without any action to actually help them is no different then saying the exact same thing to someone who becomes critically injured physically who can’t help themselves and requires medical attention. WhenContinue reading “Hope is NOT a plan.”
Just get there!
Monday Motivation – Reach out. Don’t Give Up.
Today is a new day. If today is one of those days where you’re saying to yourself “I hate my life” or “I don’t want to be here“, please know that whatever you’re going through will eventually resolve itself and that there are better days ahead. Sometimes things have to get worse before they getContinue reading “Monday Motivation – Reach out. Don’t Give Up.”
Perseverance – True ‘therapy’!!
Video: Lonnie Bedwell Doesn’t Let Being Blind Prevent His Pursuit of Adventure YES YOU CAN!!! 💕😊
Monday Motivation – Journey to Happiness
Monday Motivation – Connection
So many people are walking around who have lost someone to suicide or other tragic means and one would never know it unless a conversation was created. Whenever I meet someone and listen to their journey I am no longer surprised at what I hear. There is so much suffering in the world and peopleContinue reading “Monday Motivation – Connection”
Monday Motivation – Stress Management Strategies
* Help others * See humor in everything – more laughter *Listen to music *Singing – karaoke anyone? 😊 *Annual physicals to catch health issues early rather than wait for crisis. *Drink more water *Eat as healthy as possible as often as possible. No one is perfect. *Engage in self care – bubble bath, manicure,Continue reading “Monday Motivation – Stress Management Strategies”
“Play that Funky Music”
Listening to music as well as singing heals! It can help with anxiety and depression. Music is so very important to life. We should never let our circumstances define who we are. Music, on the other hand, defines us from an early age. Research has shown that music listened to between the ages of 10Continue reading ““Play that Funky Music””
2021 – You made it!
2020 is now a memory. Gone but will never be forgotten. 2020 was home to illness, death, unemployment, homelessness, broken hearts and so much unanticipated anxiety, depression and a growing number of suicide attempts and completions. Sounds like any other year but this one was quite different with the Covid Pandemic, being house bound, quarantined,Continue reading “2021 – You made it!”