I was always “that” girl. I was always popular. I was the life of the party. Everyone always wanted to be where I was at, people just loved being around me. I never spent time alone because I was always out and about with any and everybody, I just loved being around people. The biggest lie about … More The importance of spending time alone.
If it seems too good to be true, it probably is. This is my story. He sent me a message on Facebook and I replied. The first conversation on the phone was so easy. Our words were flowing and everything was great. We were laughing, getting to know each other, laughing some more, and enjoying … More Dating a Narcissist.
My personal conviction is to stay away from alcohol. To me, Jesus and “turn up” just doesn’t go together. Other people think it is absolutely okay to drink. Some even say it is okay as long as you don’t get drunk. So, is getting tipsy okay? Is there really a grey area? Are we seeing … More Should Christians Drink?
It’s Valentine’s Day. A day all about LOVE. A day where everyone is on social media posting pictures with Bae. A day where some singles can’t wait for the day to be over. Love, the one thing we cannot live without. Love makes the world go round. It’s better to have loved than to not … More Single woman.
YOU ARE ENOUGH. YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL. YOU ARE WORTHY. YOU ARE LOVABLE. These affirmations are usually plastered all over social media, but, telling yourself this is not enough. We are constantly being told to love ourselves, respect ourselves, take care of ourselves, go to the gym, eat healthy, surround ourselves with positive people, and the list goes on … More To the woman who feels alone.
I was diagnosed with PCOS at the age of 16. Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a condition in which a woman’s levels of the sex hormones estrogen and progesterone are out of balance. This leads to the growth of ovarian cysts. PCOS can cause problems with a women’s menstrual cycle, fertility, cardiac function, and appearance. When … More hope.
Change is hard. Staying sober is hard. Transforming yourself is hard. This is hard. Staying away from alcohol is the easy part, dealing with life is the hard part. When you’re always drunk you’re living in fantasy land. You drink to not face reality, people, emotions, “real life”. Everything is tolerable when you are drunk. All that … More Standards.
See, all I want to do is drink, eat, have sex, and do it over, and over, AGAIN. I need this high, this high Is the only thing that makes my life worth living. Life sucks sober, pass me the bottle. I don’t want to be sober if I don’t have to, life is too real, I can’t … More Addicted to the pain.
As much as I loved to get drunk, I’ve come to the realization that sobriety is one of the best gifts I could have ever given myself. I’m only 40 days in and my mind gets clearer by the day. Before I got sober I was so depressed, my mind was constantly filled with so much negativity, everything … More The gift of sobriety.