Imposter Syndrome

The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.

Bertrand Russell

Things I love

I was going to write a post about all the things I beat myself up about but I changed my mind. These are the some of the things I love… Tickling my children Cooking Sunny autumn days DIY SOS Colour Blankets Airports My Dad’s gin and tonic My new trainers Buying presents Gold glitter nail…

This is me

Sometimes I think, I need a spare heart to feel all the things I feel. ― Sanober Khan, A Thousand Flamingos The more I think about my mental health and where it comes from, the more I realise that it’s impossible to make a clear distinction between the healthy and less healthy parts of me….

So many possibilties

I dwell in possibility… ― Emily Dickinson I am definitely a dreamer. There are so many things on my “would love to do” list that I couldn’t possibly do everything in this lifetime. Dreaming isn’t necessarily a bad thing, I’ve always believed that having lots of dreams and achieving one or two is better than…

Self Care

Should is a futile word. It’s about what didn’t happen. It belongs in a parallel universe. It belongs in another dimension of space – Margaret Atwood, The Blind Assassin When I’m not well, I really struggle with self care. The difficulty is that it becomes yet another thing on my should list. I should take…

Work

Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it ― Buddha Work has always been very complicated for me. My identity is hugely wrapped up in my work and I can be very passionate about it. I give my heart and soul to most things that…

Am I broken?

All it takes is a beautiful fake smile to hide an injured soul and they will never notice how broken you really are. – Robin Williams