Is it the wafts of illegal drugs you can catch when walking down a street or the smell of mulled wine? I don’t know but I have noticed a peak in blogging happiness. Top of the Year posts pop up like ads for elderly people diapers or expensive shoes. I like reading blog posts. I… Continue reading Something in the Air…
Are you a fan of Sundays? All shops are closed, people are in their own world, the TV only offers reruns of bad shows. But it means less noise, more time to yourself, and hours to put to good use! Today, I feel like sharing something personal (again!). You've been warned! Hello… How are you?… Continue reading Hello, how are you?
Today is World Mental Health day. Scrap that, it was yesterday! I was about to post when it hit me. Why so we only have a single day to talk about it? So, I’m publishing this now and sue me if you disagree… Back to yesterday … I knew that when I turned on the… Continue reading Every Day is Mental Health Day! #InternationalMentalHealthDay
Did you know that October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month? I did not! But my dear friend Jennifer always makes sure we get the information needed to never forget the fight and the help required to stop this! In honor of this awareness month, she has created an Instagram Challenge and we are all invited… Continue reading @JenLGilmour does it again for the good cause: The Instagram Positive Challenge!
The last couple of days have been... eventful, to say the least. I am not at my best, and I need to vent. This is when I remember this blog is not all about books but also about me, about how we feel, and all your fabulous comments have spurred me to share this little… Continue reading This Week in One-Liners
If you’ve been around for a while, you already know it. If you are new, let me tell you Christmas time is not very welcome around here. Forced gatherings, fake smiles, compulsory gifts. I don’t care for any of it. Don’t talk to me about the Christmas spirit, I haven’t seen it in years! Plus,… Continue reading What I Make of December: My Very Own Little Christ…Thanksgiv..Well, Post.
Remember when I said I was slowly learning about vlogging as I went with the flow? Well, the duration thing did not stick, and this video is even longer than the one before :p Which means you don't need to watch it. But... But I am posting it anyway. Why? Because the subject is close… Continue reading Suntag: The Mental Health Tag
Your brain is not always your friend. I don't know if it is just me, but I have a tendency to keep the bad memories in store, clear and loud, in my head, rather than the good things. I'm gonna remember the stupid biker who tried to run me over but not the nice walk… Continue reading Blog Therapy n°3: Why I Blabber On and On about Small Victories and You Should Too.
May is Mental Health Month. Thanks for blogging or I would never have known! Okay, it might be because it's an American thing and I do not currently live there. But mental health is important everywhere and I wish my country would take such initiatives. As you may know, today is a big day for… Continue reading Blog Therapy n°2: Mental Health Month and Election Day
What do you do when your next appointment with the doctor is 17 days from now? You talk. More precisely, you talk to yourself. Then you think it is not enough. In order to benefit from its calming powers, this kind of ramblings must be shared. So, you talk to yourself through your blog. Isn’t… Continue reading Blog Therapy n°1: First Setback (mental health post)