mental health is important, too

Anxiety is weird. We all experience it to some degree, but we don’t always talk about it. Or maybe we just don’t understand it enough? I can remember being in middle school and feeling anxious, but I didn’t have the words to describe how I was feeling beyond “I feel weird.” I constantly felt guiltyContinue reading “mental health is important, too”

Let’s Talk about Stress, Baby

As Nick and I embark on our 10+ hour drive to return to Atlanta, I can feel my anxiety rising. After a stress-free break and wonderfully relaxing week with family in AR, it’s hard to imagine getting back into the swing of work. This happens every time after a break. (The homesick feelings don’t helpContinue reading “Let’s Talk about Stress, Baby”

Now What?

For those of you following along, you’re probably wondering, “If you’re not going to teach, what ARE you going to do?” If you were expecting an answer, you’ll only be disappointed because I don’t know yet. Yup, you read that right. I don’t know what I want to do next. I’m 26, I’ve tried outContinue reading “Now What?”