Tag: motivation

Waking Up Feels Different

depression, waking up with depression, getting up, getting out of bed, pregnancy, this stuff is golden, mental health, mental illness,

I used to wake up with a routine that was ready to begin. I would go out for a run, earlier than I needed to just to make sure the streets were a little bit emptier. I would run in the dark winter mornings, those icy cold days that made my fingers feel like they …

26 Quotes From The Last 26 Weeks

quotes, motivational quotes, inspirational quotes, weekly round up posts, this stuff is golden,

If you are a fan of my Weekly Round-Up posts (good on you if you are), you have probably noticed by now that each week I include a ‘quote of the week’. I pick these quotes by thinking about what kind of motivation/inspiration I need that week – they are not random in the slightest. …

What Motivates And Scares Me

motivation, motivations for goals, being too scared to start, anxiety, making plans, this stuff is golden,

Sometimes the things that motivate me and the things that scare me blur, leaving me in a state of confusion and anxiety. I want something (motivation) but I don’t know how to get it (scared). It keeps me in the middle ground, the safety zone.

14 Quotes About Moving Forward In Life

quotes about moving on, quotes about moving forward, motivational quotes, quotes for mental health, this stuff is golden,

Recently I have been feeling stuck. Major life things are happening and yet I am in a waiting zone. I’m impatient enough as it is, but with this forced waiting period I am struggling to embrace the changes that await, and am instead focusing on the not-so-good parts of my past.

When I See Others Achieve My Dreams

achieving my dreams, celebrating my own success, this stuff is golden, jealousy of success, what does it mean to be successful, reaching my dreams, dream job, writing a book,

I suppose I’m a bit of a jealous person. An insecure person. When I’m scrolling through my Twitter feed(s) and I see that somebody completely awesome has achieved a dream similar to mine, I can feel quite deflated.