Addiction, Anxiety, Family, Mental Health, Never Give Up, Recovery, Sobriety, Uncategorized

What Does Addiction Feel Like…? πŸ·

A year ago I didn't know my years of enjoying wine here and there recreationally would turn into PRISON. Those close to me and have known me growing up will remember in my teen years when I wouldn't ever touch any cigarettes, drugs or alcohol. I was different that way. Always encouraged to just give… Continue reading What Does Addiction Feel Like…? πŸ·

Anxiety, Daily Growth, Healthy Living, Mental Health, Motivation, Never Give Up, Perfectionism, Personal Blog, Stay Positive

The Comfort Zone πŸ’€

Today, I'm choosing to stay within my comfort zone. And that's okay! For today... We all have a 'comfort zone' or place or state of being where stress and anxiety is minimal because you know where you are and can plan for whatever comes next. We are all wired to seek comfort. But it's not… Continue reading The Comfort Zone πŸ’€

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Perfectionism… πŸ‘ŒπŸ»

Sorry it's been a while since my last post! But I've come to a crossroads in my life, and have been doing some soul searching in order to learn and grow. I've learned that my anxiety is greatly driven by my 'perfectionism'. So... in true perfectionistic form (πŸ€¦πŸ»β€β™€οΈ) I have been researching this character trait… Continue reading Perfectionism… πŸ‘ŒπŸ»

Anxiety, Daily Growth, Family, Mental Health, Never Give Up, Personal Blog, Stay Positive, Support

The Upside of Anger… πŸ˜‘

We all get angry from time to time! It is actually a normal, healthy emotion, but you need to remain in control of it, or it can take a big toll on your health and relationships. πŸ’” Since rejoining the world and accepting different emotions as part of being ALIVE, I am learning to embrace… Continue reading The Upside of Anger… πŸ˜‘

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Stop Anxiety! πŸ›‘

Have you ever heard someone say, "Anxiety is normal. Everybody feels it sometimes"? Today I realised I have heard many people say these words to me, many times throughout my life...(family, friends, acquaintances, therapists, doctors), but I never truly listened! Because I was absolutely, 100% convinced that my anxiety was different. There was something wrong… Continue reading Stop Anxiety! πŸ›‘

Anxiety, Daily Growth, Family, Friends, Healthy Living, Mental Health, Motivation, Mum Life, Never Give Up, Personal Blog, Recovery, Sobriety, Stay Positive, Support, Trust The Journey

Who’s Responsible??… ❓

I toiled over this post all day! I started writing a personal blog in the hope to make sense of my thoughts, and also to provide some support to at least one person out there! 🌍 I make no secret of the fact that today I am 105 days free of my addiction to alcohol!πŸ™ŒπŸ»πŸ’ƒπŸΌ… Continue reading Who’s Responsible??… ❓

Anxiety, Daily Growth, Healthy Living, Mental Health, Motivation, Never Give Up, Personal Blog, Recovery, Sobriety, Stay Positive, Support

Decide on The Life You Want… β­οΈ

It's the 26th December 2018. At the beginning of the year, I was just a shell of a person. I don't even remember Christmas or the New Year, and life's journey was taking its toll not only on me, but my loved ones as well. There are FIVE days left of 2018. How will you… Continue reading Decide on The Life You Want… β­οΈ