• psychology

    5 Ways To Deal With Back To School Anxiety

    Back To School Anxiety As you guys know my online classes started yesterday and after reading your posts or some of your comments I know that a lot of you guys are back to school or are going to be starting school soon as well. I haven’t made a post about mental health recently so I thought that I write one today. I am very happy that school is starting again because it kind of gives me something to do but at the same time it can be quite anxiety inducing for people who suffer from anxiety or even for people who don’t. I think this year in particular is…

  • Awards

    Sunshine Blogger Award #26

    Thank you! I want to thank Forever Serene for nominating me for this award. She has an awesome blog with posts about life, narcissism, blogging, poetry and more. Be sure to check out her blog by clicking here.  Rules (1) Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link back to their blog. (2) Answer the 11 questions asked by the person who nominated you. (3) Nominate 11 people and ask them new 11 questions. (4) Notify the nominees by commenting on one of their posts. (5) List the rules and display the sunshine blogger award in your post. Questions What are you thankful for? Just being alive and…

  • Tags

    The Small Joys Tag

    Thank you! I want to thank Tia from tallblondetales for nominating me for this awesome tag! I know that this year has been filled with a lot of negativity but I think it’s always a good idea to remember the positives and be grateful for the small joys in life. Tia has a really awesome blog with lifestyle posts, beauty posts and so much more. Do go over to her blog- I know you will love it- by clicking here.  Rules:  Thank the blogger who tagged you  List 15 of your small joys (they can be as weird, random and silly as you want to make them)  Tag 5 blogger…

  • Life

    How To Manage Your Blog While Having A Busy Life

    Managing Your Blog While Having A Busy Life I took a survey/poll a while back and asked what you guys wanted to see on lifesfinewhine or if there were any specific blogging topics you guys wanted to see me write about and one of the suggestions I got was to write on how I maintain by blog while having a busy life. I am a full time student at university at the moment and as a history major you can image how busy I can get sometimes with all the reading and writing that comes along with history. I also get super busy with blogging because over the last few…

  • Tags

    10 Of My Favourite Feelings Tag

    Thank you! I want to thank Xandria for coming up with this awesome idea for a tag and for nominating me. I think this is such a fun idea because let’s be honest- we could all use more positive things right now. This is a great way to be thankful for all the good things in your life and to remind yourself that there’s a lot of good out there. The Rules List out 10 of your favourite feelings! It’s honestly just that simple! My Feelings Falling asleep while it rains outside There’s something about the rain that makes me feel really calm and at peace. I always end up…

  • Mental Health,  psychology

    4 Apps That Are Great For Meditation

    Since May is Mental Health Awareness Month I thought I would spend this week sharing different types of posts that are about mental health awareness. Meditation has been a huge help for me and I thought I would share some apps that might be helpful to others. For more posts on mental health click here. Headspace-¬† This app offers multiple short daily exercises which typically last 10, 15, or twenty minutes. There are some longer and shorter exercises. I’ve used this before and it was really great especially when you don’t have a lot of time and want to do a short meditation. iPhone– 4.7 Stars Android- 4.3 Stars Stop,…

  • Mental Health,  psychology

    What My Anxiety Has Taught Me

    Since May is Mental Health Awareness Month I thought I would spend this week sharing different types of posts that are about mental health awareness. For more posts on mental health click here. Change is good-¬†Even though change can be very anxiety inducing for people even those that don’t necessarily have an anxiety disorder it’s even more difficult for people that have an anxiety disorder. I personally used to hate change because it made my anxiety a lot worse but now I’ve realised that I shouldn’t let anxiety force me to maintain a routine I don’t want to maintain. Change has a lot of positives too and I need to…

  • Mental Health,  psychology

    Technology And Mental Health

    Since May is Mental Health Awareness Month I thought I would spend this week sharing different types of posts that are about mental health awareness. For more posts on mental health click here. I just want to start out by saying that I know technology has a lot of cons but the things I talk about in this post are just my thoughts on technology and how it effects my anxiety and mental health in general. For the longest time I’ve been hearing people talk about technology, the internet, social media and how this is effecting the youth or people in general negatively and I agree. The internet and social…