Entertainment, self-care

6 Musicals That Will Bring Joy into Your Life

We all know how hard it can be to stay happy during this time. It's hard to think of the bright side of things when we are faced with so much disappoint. Personally I have been struggling to focus on the good instead of the bad. So many plans have been canceled and so many… Continue reading 6 Musicals That Will Bring Joy into Your Life

books, Maria's Column, reading, self-care

Falling in Love with Reading Again

Hello everyone! I have been meaning to do a book review for a long time now, but I can't decide which one to talk about. So I'm going to discuss a couple of things in this post and hopefully book reviews will become a monthly post for me. First off I want to talk about… Continue reading Falling in Love with Reading Again

Christian, Inspiration, mental health, self-care, The Anxious Introvert Series

Sensitive Communication with Insensitive People: A Guide

One of the things I struggle with on a daily basis is the fact that while I may be an extremely sensitive person, a lot of the people I encounter on a daily basis are not. This doesn't mean that they are rude or mean or even careless - it just means that our standards… Continue reading Sensitive Communication with Insensitive People: A Guide

Christian, Inspiration, self-care, The Anxious Introvert Series

The New Normal: Anxiety and Adjusting to a Brave New World

The world has changed. One could argue that the world is always changing - but it is impossible to ignore how drastically everything has changed for everyone in just a few months. And now that we are starting to re-emerge from our shelter-in-place lives, there are so many questions that need to be answered. I… Continue reading The New Normal: Anxiety and Adjusting to a Brave New World

Christian, Inspiration, mental health, self-care, The Anxious Introvert Series

Mental Illness: An Issue of Faith?

Sometimes it can be difficult for a person to seek help when they have a mental health issue, and the reasons vary: they may feel pressure from their friends and family to not seek help, they may see the issue as taboo, they might not feel that they need to seek help, just to name… Continue reading Mental Illness: An Issue of Faith?