Stuff I Dig · TV Addict

Bojack Weekends

I've had one of those perfect weekends when all the best new TV has made itself available and I've been able to go about my business of blogging and putting away clothes while watching it. Relax haters, I also put on a dress and lipstick and went to see not one but two friends today,… Continue reading Bojack Weekends

A Voluptuous Mind · Anxiety · Life · Thoughts

Cry for the Bad Man

Ugh. Some days no matter what you do, things just won't go your way. One thing can throw you off or get under your skin and then suddenly you're sobbing for every bad thing that ever happened to you. That was me this morning, Wasting perfectly good make-up on something (and someone) insignificant but also… Continue reading Cry for the Bad Man

A Voluptuous Mind · Mental Health

A History of Silence

The other week was Mental Health Awareness Week and I had planned to post this then as a celebration of my own mental struggles - but of course I never got the time/had the energy to sit down and polish off the right words. I do think it's great that this week is marked in… Continue reading A History of Silence

A Voluptuous Mind · Mental Health

Smental

So much for Motivated May, eh? I had all these plans to keep the posts flowing throughout Mental Health Awareness Week and then... I couldn't muster the energy. Instead I had a very chilled week, mainlined Safe on Netflix and spent time with my beloved. Which sometimes is all the self-care you need. MHAW was… Continue reading Smental

A Voluptuous Mind · Anxiety

Anxiety 1, Voluptuous 0

I had a panic attack yesterday morning and had to come home from work. I lay down until it passed and then watched The Conjuring with a cup of tea and a banging headache. I'm off again today with the same headache but really it was frightening and I still feel out of sorts. Even… Continue reading Anxiety 1, Voluptuous 0

A Voluptuous Mind · Anxiety · Mental Health

Blue Monday

Here it is, the single most depressing day of the entire year. I mean there are reasons to kick against it, to say "Fuck this, not today, Satan" but when it's violently windy outside and your umbrella gets blown inside out 0.2 seconds after stepping out of the door, it's hard to be strong. Plus,… Continue reading Blue Monday

A Voluptuous Mind · Other Blogs

Stealing From Friends: Belle of the Bluegrass on Anxiety

I don't often reblog but I think perhaps I should start because it's always nice to share. It also takes the pressure off when you're going off for the weekend and have forgotten to queue something up in your own words!  (Semi-kidding). Please read Belle of the Bluegrass' post below as it's frank and beautiful,… Continue reading Stealing From Friends: Belle of the Bluegrass on Anxiety