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The ‘Get to Know Ya’ Tag

I was tagged by the lovely Sam to do this. Sam is one of my all-time favourite bloggers and I absolutely loved reading her post on this, which you can find here. Please head over to her blog and show her some love if you’re not already following her. FAVOURITE BOOKS OF ALL TIME I’m supposed to choose?! What even is this? You know this would just be a post featuring all of the Harry Potter books if I had to choose my all-time favourite, but I want to do something  ...

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Naughty or Nice Tag

I was tagged by Hannah and Stephen to do the Naughty or Nice tag! I’ve been seeing this tag pop up all around the blogosphere and have been absolutely loving reading everyone’s answers. Thank you, Hannah and Stephen, for tagging me – I’m so excited to get to do this tag! Please check out their blogs and show some love by following if you’re not already. RULES Tag and link the person who tagged you Tag and link me/this post (if you would be so kind, I love  ...

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The Versatile Blogger Award

A huge thank you to the lovely Hannah over at Hannah’s Bookshelf for nominating me for this. Hannah’s blog is amazing and she’s one of the sweetest people within the book community, so if you’re not following her then you really need to change that pronto! RULES If you are nominated, you have been awarded the Versatile Blogger Award Thank the person who gave you the award Include a link to their blog Select 15 blogs/bloggers that you’ve recently discovered or  ...

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About Me, Anxiety, Mental Health

How I Cope With Anxiety

Let me start off by saying there is no ‘right’ way to cope. What works for me might not work for you. Or maybe it will. It’s all trial and error until you find what does work.Β And don’t be disheartened if it takes you a while to find it. It’s taken me the best part of five years to put all these into practice, and even now I do still have trouble with it all. Battling your own mind every day is tough. The good news is you’re much tougher than your  ...

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About Me, Book Tag, Mental Health

50 Things That Make Me Happy

How many times in a day do we complain about the things we dislike? How many times a day do we do things that we hate? Our brains are hardwired for the negative, which is why we tend to focus more on all the unpleasant things in our lives rather than the positive. It’s why many of us with mental illnesses are able to recall all the times we’ve felt sad and alone and unhappy. It’s why whenever anyone asks us to think about something happy and positive, we end up drawing a  ...

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About Me, Anxiety, Mental Health

My College Journey

Last month I started college at the age of twenty-four. This may not seem like such a big deal for some people, but, for me, it’s a huge achievement. I never, ever thought the day would come where I would step foot back into an educational environment. It hasn’t been the easiest but it sure has been a ride.

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Blogger Recognition Award

The lovely Amanda over at Devouring Books nominated me for the Blogger Recognition Award. I’m incredibly touched by this. I don’t post as often as I would like due to my hectic schedule, but to know that she thought I was deserving of this completely blows my mind. Thank you so, so much!

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