Never Have I Ever: South Carolina

January 23, 2010
So, last I left you, I was ecstatically happy that Big Love was on, but THEN mid-episode it was brought to my attention that I was smelled disgusting - which I was aware of while blogging last night BUT unaware of the actual extent of my stench So, I squeaked a never-have-I-ever in before midnight: never have I ever taken a shower in a handicapped shower We were given a handicapped accesible room upon entering the Holiday Inn Expres, but I ... keep reading

Never Have I Ever: North Carolina

January 22, 2010
Never have I ever set foot outside an airport in North Carolina!! And it was wonderful, truly I had just the most wonderful little visit in Chapel Hill as C and I continued our trip south  This trip has kind of been a reunion tour of sorts, as I have been able to reconnect and visit so many of my long lost beloved friends I'm not really the best at keeping in touch, so it is just fantastic to be able to reunite with people without masive ... keep reading

Conquering Fears II: Doing Something New Every Day

January 20, 2010
Ok So I've been thinking about my last post and focusing my attention on concrete ways to tackle fear head on and pull myself out of a rut The answer: do something NEW and EXCITING every day Thus, I will be propelled out of my anxiety into action and adventure and, ultimately, joy So I introduce the never-have-I-ever series, to commence immediately and end whenever I feel better or I've done all that there is to do in this gigantic world that I ... keep reading

Choosing to Say No to Your Fear

January 19, 2010
I am generally a very fearful person I grew up saying no automatically before I even considered the wonder and adventure of saying yes For a period of time, from about six to eight I was awake I would lie in bed, night after night terrified to roll over or shut my eyes paralyzed by the fear of what might happen if I let my guard down I feared: los of control, knives, guns, darknes, torture, bombs, murderers, robbers, and death I feared that I ... keep reading

Ask Marzipan: The Food + Anxiety Cycle

January 14, 2010
Hi! I'm a reader of your blog, and I must say that I am absolutely in love with the site! (: Thank you for all of your support! There is an isue of mine that has been occurring for the past 3-4 months, relative to my eating-habits For the past two years, I've been going through many changes I have been working on myself spiritually, mentally, and physically Through these changes, I have been experiencing bursts of anxiety, and at those moments ... keep reading
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