So a lot has happened since I was last able to write. My last few posts were focused on my anxiety about my future. I didn't know where I wanted to go and what I wanted to do. Don't get me wrong. The unknown still scares the daylights out of me. However, I'm grateful to … Continue reading The Next Chapter
Okay this post is going to be a little bit of a free flowing of thoughts for me because I am struggling with organizing my thoughts. I am about to graduate with my Masters which means I am actively looking for jobs. Here's the issue: I don't really know what I want to do anymore. … Continue reading Career Anxiety
Hello everyone! I know it has been quite a while. I had a pretty busy last few weeks as I was finishing up the semester. I wanted to just write a little about what has been going on in my life and how my mental health is been. After Thanksgiving break, I went back to … Continue reading Semester is Over!
I had the day off today and I needed to get a lot of cleaning and housework done. Now, as I went about my day, I noticed something interesting. I'm two different people depending on where I am. At work, I am extremely productive and extroverted, but at home, I'm not productive at all and … Continue reading Two Sides of the Same Coin
One of the interesting things about being in higher education right out of college is being the youngest in the office. It makes sense that a lot of people right out their degrees are usually the baby of the office. For those of us who are, there are certain things that we deal with because … Continue reading The Baby at Work: being the youngest in the office
Rejection. We all deal with it at some point in our lives. Some more than others. For myself, I have chosen a life where I push myself to be the best I can be and be on the top. However, sometimes life decides that I'm not ready to move on up. Actually, life doesn't want … Continue reading Depression, Anxiety and Rejection. It sucks every time.
I had the opportunity to hear a psychologist speak about self efficacy, especially on a college campus. Now I know what your thinking. What the heck is self efficacy? I said the exact same thing. I took Psych 101 but I was so lost with all these big psych words. But basically there are two … Continue reading Can I Really Do This? Self Efficacy
One of the many questions I get from people I meet is how I have two Bachelors degrees, forensic and anthropology, yet I work at a college and am getting my Masters in Education. I mean, surely I could have gotten a job or continued in the field if I wanted to right? Well, its … Continue reading I Have Degrees in Forensics and Anthropology, and Now I’m In Education?
Since graduating from my undergrad last year, one of the scariest things for me was how I was going to deal with my anxiety working at an actual job. Having to be doing something for 8 hours straight 5 days a week is absolutely terrifying for me. In my field of work, I have to … Continue reading Dealing with Anxiety at Work