Cool and Laidback

Saw these posted on Instagram… They hit home… I’ve definitely used “cool” as a way to describe myself. Just like the text in the images says, there’s really nothing “cool” about being that way. Literally, just had a conversation with my therapist about how not being expressive, hiding emotions, not speaking up, and being “cool”,Continue reading “Cool and Laidback”


As of today Chicago is fully open! Establishments can be at 100% capacity. Yay… I guess lol. Initially I felt the reopening and getting back to the pre-covid “normal” was happening so fast! Like, why are we in such a rush to get back to crowded brunches, bars, festivals, and other too-close-for-comfort events? My anxietyContinue reading “Open!”