If you’ve been following along here for a while, you’ll know that I have multiple gripes with Netflix, which is frequently a fat shaming mess among projecting a range of other problematic and harmful messages (you can read about that here and here).
Since my last post I do have to give Netflix credit for Dumplin’, which was beautiful, but unfortunately a recent announcement has me seething.
One Day at a Time won’t be renewed for a fourth season. Read more
I made a post near the start of the year about the goals I had set for myself for the coming 12 months, the main one being I was going to be nicer to myself this year.
I feel like, before I talk about the strides I’ve taken in this area, I need to mention that this has not been smooth sailing by any means.
I have stopped taking my anti-depressants more than once, I withdrew from my friends for a hot minute there and I’ve been pretty hard on myself for those things and what they resulted in.
But, I’ve also taken steps to do better. Read more
I’ve never really done the whole new years resolution thing, goal setting (and sticking to said goals) is not a strong point in my personal life.
However, this year I’m giving it a go, mostly in the form of goals for myself, but with one resolution; this year I am going to learn to be kinder to myself.
This wasn’t something I intended on writing about here, but I’m kinda proud of myself so here we are.
Trigger warning: discussion of mental health issues
Yesterday was World Mental Health Day, and with that I saw a lot of people both on my personal and blog Instagram accounts sharing their experience and struggles with mental health. Read more