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Dodging the disability debt spiral

Dodging the disability debt spiral

Not so fun fact: having a disability makes debt far more likely. Why? For a lot of reasons – enough that I could have a separate blog dedicated to the issue. Having a disability can make it difficult to work in a million different ways. […]

Smartphone Fun: How Your Phone Can Keep You Occupied When You’re at a Loose End

Smartphone Fun: How Your Phone Can Keep You Occupied When You’re at a Loose End

Is there anything worse than sitting around waiting? If you’re like me, you get bored way too easily. Those moments when it feels like you have nothing to do are agonizing. It could be when you’re waiting for a bus or sitting on a train […]

Happiest stories from March!

Happiest stories from March!

I don’t know about you, but I tend to dwell. There are so many horrible, depressing things happening in the world and sometimes it feels like that’s all I, or anyone else, ever focus on. People who know me might not believe me when I […]

Maintaining A Great Social Life When You Suffer From Anxiety

Maintaining A Great Social Life When You Suffer From Anxiety

Being social and maintaining relationships as an adult is hard, whether you’re disabled or anxious or just busy. The thought of certain social situations can feel wildly daunting and scary. What’s the right thing to say? What if you’re too clingy? Are you awkward? Did […]

Looking to stay healthy? Start with the simple stuff!

Looking to stay healthy? Start with the simple stuff!

Let’s face it, pretty much all of us would like to be able to just a little bit healthier than we are. We all know that it’s important, but we get busy and stick with our easy comfortable habits. Sometimes the hardest part is just starting […]

Why I don’t need the dream job

Why I don’t need the dream job

I’ve always been a little mesmerized by people who know exactly what they want to do and what steps they’re going to take to have their dream job because that’s never been me. I’ve got plenty of interests, but I never really considered making any […]

Podcasts I’m currently listening to

Podcasts I’m currently listening to

My favorite thing about my job is that I get to put in headphones during my shift because I hate working in silence. My mind wanders and I get too sleepy. Getting to listen to your favorite band is great, but I’ve discovered that I […]

Feeling stressed? Your daily habits could be to blame.

Feeling stressed? Your daily habits could be to blame.

There comes a point in our life where we might start to feel a little stressed with the way things are going. It might be because of your job or career, maybe a life changing event that is about to happen like moving somewhere new. […]

We Only Have One Brain, So Let’s Fuel It Right!

We Only Have One Brain, So Let’s Fuel It Right!

Being a human is hard, and we’ve all got our stressors. Whether it’s a difficult job or living with a disability, life can leave us feeling anxious from time to time. When that happens, your brain starts to work overtime. While there isn’t some easy way […]

The Worst Habits For Your Mental Health

The Worst Habits For Your Mental Health

Whether or not you already struggle with something like anxiety or depression, I’m pretty sure all of us have at least a few habits that aren’t too great for our mental health. It happens to the best of us, but just because that’s true doesn’t […]