Tag Archives: anxiety

This day is actually more difficult than I thought it would be. I’ve been looking forward to this day for weeks, being an advocate for mental health, supporting people with mental illness.  I just didn’t think that reading so many people’s stories would hit me so hard.  I’ve found myself very distracted today.  Staring off […]

In the mid-90’s, I was your typical 20-something.  I was “doing the do”.  I had graduated from Fanshawe College in Legal Office Administration, I was working a full-time job at a prestigious law firm in town, I was living in downtown London with some friends, and I was in a “serious” relationship with a young […]

My friend Anne Marie Phelan (of Phelan Photography) and I were recently talking about September. In particular, how August seems to be a lull time for our businesses, but then come September… BAM! Everyone is back at it! Did you know that September is the second most popular time of the year to make “resolutions”?  […]

Everyone once in a while, something comes along that shakes up the bubbles we like to live in. However, when you have anxiety, these amazing opportunities can feel like the best thing in the world, but also like the same world is collapsing beneath your feet. A few months ago, I was given the opportunity […]