7 Ways to Look After Your Mental Health During the Pandemic

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This post is written by Em of “Love, Em“ The pandemic is draining for everyone. With health and key workers working around the clock and people stuck inside for the next few months, it’s a hard time for everyone. Mental health is an important subject, especially when facing something so unknown. If you’re struggling to …

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6 Wallet-Friendly Ways to Combat Stress

This post is brought to you by site supporters. There comes a time where you may feel overwhelmed by the things happening in your life. The stress may be due to pressure at work or certain life situations. Nothing good ever comes from stressing yourself out, especially over things you can’t control. Stress can be hazardous …

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7 Skin Treatments Worth Saving For

spa items on a table with the text 7 Skin Treatments Worth Saving For

This post is brought to you by site supporters. Whether you want to start making regular spa appointments or create your own spa space at home, there are plenty of beneficial skin treatments you can choose from. Masks, peels, and skin rejuvenation methods are meant to target issues with your complexion and give you a youthful …

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Save Money on Prescription Drugs with GoodRx

Save Money on Prescription Drugs with GoodRx

Prescription drug prices vary wildly across different pharmacies and contribute to the high cost of healthcare in our country. On average, an American spends about $1200 per person per year, more than anyone in any other country. One company trying to help the public reduce these costs – and still get the medications they need …

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8 Ways to Save Money on Self-Care

8 Ways to Save Money on Self-Care

Many of us suffer from something called imposter syndrome. What does that mean? Basically, we feel like a fraud because we appear to have it all together. However, the reality is that in our heads we feel like we fall way short of that. How do we overcome imposter syndrome? What kind of process will …

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Why You Should Support Eco-Friendly Restaurants

Why You Should Support Eco-Friendly Restaurants

There’s been a lot of discussion recently about whether restaurants, cafés and other places that serve food should be doing more to reduce their carbon footprint. The plastic waste crisis is very much real, and restaurants are starting to feel the pressure to switch to eco-friendly packaging. Single-use plastics such as disposable straws, grocery bags, …

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Can’t Sleep? Advice for Beating Sleeping Problems

Can't Sleep? Advice for Beating Sleeping Problems - My Life, I Guess

Sleeping is one of my favourite things to do. Even though beating my sleeping problems is something I’ve struggled with for most of my adult life. As a high school and university student, my insomnia got to be so bad that I almost failed an 8 a.m. class or two. Although things are better for …

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5 Strategies to Handle Unexpected Medical Costs

When you are hit with unexpected medical costs, it can be quite upsetting. Not only are you left dealing with your illness or injury, but now you also have to worry about how you’re going to pay for it. It might throw off your whole budget, and you will have to do some quick adjusting. …

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How I Got a Brand New FitBit for $15

How I Got a Brand New FitBit for $15 - My Life, I Guess

When I re-joined the gym back in January, I thought that spending money on the membership would help motivate me to get back into shape. And it did. Sort of. One month I’d get to the gym 3 times a week, then something would happen and I’d fall off track again. Sometimes it was for …

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Top 10 Effective (and Doable) Strategies To Deal With Work Stress

Top 10 Effective Strategies to Deal With Work Stress - My Life, I Guess

A Guest Post By Shiuan Butler Aloha! My name is Shiuan and I am the Creator of Journaling Sisters, a safe, supportive, nurturing community of heart-centred women who love connection, creativity, and journaling. I came across Amanda’s blog, My Life, I Guess… recently and loved how open she was on the topic of mental health. …

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This is How Planning Helps You Be Your Best Self

It can be hard to be your best self. We have enough self awareness to know that we can accomplish and achieve a lot. Yet we allow our inner critic to focuses on the negative thoughts instead. We struggle to imagine that we will ever completely achieve all of our personal goals. But why not? …

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