Please remember that you are still here.No matter how difficult the journey has been, you are here; You are breathing.You have made it another day to tell your story.You are stronger than you even realize.You are a survivor! -Jen, xo
Good Night Anxiety
I pray the thoughts slow down as you settle into bed, Your worries quieting down, as your head hits the pillow Body sinking into the mattress, breathing, gentle and rhythmic Eyelids closing as you leave this day behind, Dreaming of smiles and adventure, calm and tranquility, fully enthralled in this unfamiliar feeling. Good night Anxiety,… Continue reading Good Night Anxiety
Protect Your Energy
I never use to give much thought to “energy” until one of my sisters told me my energy is what attracts what comes into my life. Over the years I’ve realized she is right. There is a particular person in my life who is so negative and unhappy that I feel drained once I leave… Continue reading Protect Your Energy
Happy New Year!
Before the year is over, I want to say thank you to everyone who has come over to my blog to read, comment and encourage me. I appreciate you all so much. Thank you for allowing me to be part of such a large community, where we are able to share, encourage and listen to… Continue reading Happy New Year!
I Turned 37
Hi all! So yesterday was my birthday! I have to say I had such an incredible day. I'm so glad my birthday blues went away and I was able to enjoy the day with my husband. I woke up to my 8 year old son shouting "Happy 37th birthday!" After my mini heart attack, I… Continue reading I Turned 37
I’m Having a Hard Time Today
The amount of anxiety I have today and that i've had for the past couple of days, is insane. I cannot get myself off of mindless social media scrolling. I cannot find the energy to go outside and enjoy the beautiful weather. I have a headache, my mind is racing and I feel alone. I… Continue reading I’m Having a Hard Time Today
Hard To Swallow Pills
I saw this post and I have to admit I gave a hard time with each and every one of these. I always feel like someone is mad at me, or gossiping about me. I have to learn to realize everyone has their own life and is focused on themselves and not me or analyzing… Continue reading Hard To Swallow Pills
A Tranquil Ocean
I long for days where my mind is like a tranquil ocean, Instead of tumultuous rapids. Wanting to feel weightless and free, Only to feel the weight of worry and fear pulling me under, fighting to breathe, to be seen or heard. I long for days where I feel pure love and respect for myself,… Continue reading A Tranquil Ocean
Who Invited Anxiety Over?
I wish I knew why at this very moment, I feel like I'm on the verge of an anxiety attack. I had such a nice day with my family. Me and my sons and husband hung out at home, resting up for a couple hours, before heading out to my aunts house for dinner and… Continue reading Who Invited Anxiety Over?