Anti-Anxiety Drugs · Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Magnesium Are My New Happy Pills

It has been awhile since my last blog post. My Etsy shop has been keeping me busy but I want to make sure I keep this blog alive! It is important to me because it has been helping me manage my anxiety and I have loved connecting with other people who struggle with their mental health too. I have a… Continue reading Magnesium Are My New Happy Pills

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

My Trump Anxiety

I have been reading way too much news. I know you can’t believe everything out there. I know a lot of it is fake or at least sensationalized BUT I can’t stop reading it and feeling anxious. Before I didn’t worry so much about politics and now I’m obsessed about all the changes that are… Continue reading My Trump Anxiety

Anti-Anxiety Drugs

My Zoloft Withdrawal

I completed the process of weaning myself off of Zoloft. You can read my previous blog post about this HERE. Since I completely stopped taking Zoloft I have had some slight withdrawal symptoms; including some physical sensations like increased headaches and long lasting nausea. I have also experienced a slight increase in my anxiety, feeling a little more stressed and a lack of patience. I completely stopped taking… Continue reading My Zoloft Withdrawal

Facing My Anxiety

Facing My Fear Of Road Trips

For the most part I feel like I have my anxiety under control right now. It is still there, however, lingering in the shadows, ready to pounce at unsuspecting moments. I know this, but I have been doing really well lately and I haven’t had any panic attacks. This has been great considering I am currently weaning myself… Continue reading Facing My Fear Of Road Trips

Anti-Anxiety Drugs · Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Weaning Myself Off Of Zoloft For My Anxiety Disorder

I decided to stop taking Zoloft for my anxiety. There are several reasons why but the main one is that I want to get pregnant again. The other reasons are that I am doing really well with my anxiety so I want to see how I manage without my happy pills. And I want to see if it… Continue reading Weaning Myself Off Of Zoloft For My Anxiety Disorder

Meditation

Meditation For Anxiety

Meditation has helped me manage my anxiety but I haven’t always been great about taking the time to practice it. I have recently decided to wean myself off of Zoloft and I am trying to focus on other non-medicated ways to deal with my anxiety. I am making an effort to exercise and meditate more. These are some of the… Continue reading Meditation For Anxiety

Generalized Anxiety Disorder · Postpartum Anxiety

Talking About My Anxiety

My therapist has been encouraging me to open up about my anxiety. Something that is very anxiety producing for me is my fear of having a panic attack in front of people. If I could open up to people about my anxiety then maybe I wouldn’t be as worried about this situation. I have a hard… Continue reading Talking About My Anxiety