If you're human, you get stressed out. Although a lot of our day-to-day stress is short-lived, there are times where our stress comes in larger waves than we'd like to admit or can handle. Tell me, how do you handle stints of stress? What are your short-term solutions to feeling overwhelmed?
After moving, and forgetting to call an internet provider, I've spent the past week without internet at home and inadvertently started a 'social' experiment for myself. In today's world the internet seems to be as essential to life as the air we breathe - so I thought to myself: Do I really need it?
Let's talk capabilities. If you're human, you've undoubtedly questioned your own capabilities. But why do we put limitations on ourselves, set unrealistic expectations, and underestimate our abilities when we don't achieve them?
Thursday Thoughts, Wk 3 is all about scheduling. How do you prevent from over-booking yourself? Do you simply say 'no' to multiple invites or do you attempt to fit them all into your schedule?
It seems that everyone and his brother is sick this time of year; I usually don't get sick, and I thought I could avoid the plague that is the common cold this time of year, but it seems that I could not. Between everyone in my lab being sick, and public transportation being an incubator … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts, Wk 2 – Sick Days
Do people with tattoos like when I compliment their ink? Or inquire about a piece's meaning? Those with tattoos, how often do you encounter these situations? Does your responsiveness to these types of questions depend on the reason you got the tattoo? Or rather how it's approached by the person asking? Is each tattoo a … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts, Wk 1 – tattoos.