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The Pressure Is On

"Self pressure is a mental expectation you have for yourself in the moment." Saw this quote in another blog recently (I've forgotten which) and it has stuck with me. I put a lot of pressure on myself in life. Which brings me stress, which breeds anxiety. Making me, at times, neurotic and crazy. Oh, my… Continue reading The Pressure Is On

1 year · baby · decisions · family · nostalgia · reminiscing

Looking Back. Looking Ahead.

In four weeks my "baby" will be 1 year old. ┬áThis last year seems like such a blur, for various reasons. ┬áThat thing called "life" happened, I blinked, and here I am. Now, 10 months ago time was crawling, my exhaustion had gotten the best of me, the 5-6 hours of screaming drove Michael and… Continue reading Looking Back. Looking Ahead.