Relationship Q&A: Loving Someone with a Mental Illness

Relationship Q&A: Loving Someone with a Mental Illness

Even though I write a lot about relationships here on my blog, I am by no means a relationship expert. I’m constantly learning and growing. Plus, I usually only get to talk about things from my perspective.

By creating this post, I wanted to gain insight on how my boyfriend sees my mental illnesses. I figured it’ll not only help strengthen our relationship, but maybe if others are in his situation, it’ll help them cope as well. I’m so lucky to have a significant other that I can always talk openly about my mental health with.

Without further ado, here are 12 questions I asked my boyfriend about loving someone with a mental illness.

How to Turn Grocery Shopping into Your Date Night

How to Turn Grocery Shopping into Your Date Night

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Sometimes life just seems to get in the way of your relationship. But putting your relationship on the back burner is never a good thing, and your relationship will suffer because of it. I think it’s super important to keep the spark alive in a relationship.

It might seem idiotic to some, but I love going grocery shopping with my boyfriend. We get an hour or so once or twice a month to focus on each other’s company. My love language is quality time, so this is huge. (You can find your love language here.)

If you’re lacking the time to focus on your relationship, here’s how you can turn grocery shopping into date night.

3 Super Simple Ways to Drive More Traffic to Your Small Blog

3 Super Simple Ways to Drive More Traffic to Your Small Blog

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I think we can all agree that we have a blog because we wish other people would read it. If you’re just starting out, it might not seem possible. It might seem like an incredibly outlandish goal with all the other blogs out there. But I promise you, it is possible to bring more traffic to your small blog.

I’m a perfect example of this. Even though everyone has a mental health, mental health blogs aren’t the most popular among blogging niches. Finance, food, and parenting blogs are much more popular, and they tend to get the most pageviews.

When I started implementing these 3 strategies to my blog, I started to see my traffic grow tremendously.

10 Super Easy Ways to Earn Money From Your Blog

10 Super Easy Ways to Earn Money From Your Blog

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There are two types of people: those who want to make money blogging and those who get angry just thinking about it. I say why not? Why not make money from your blog with very little effort?

I love being able to get paid for something I’m incredibly passionate about. Something I truly love. The best part about earning money from your blog is you get to get paid for the work you do once.

Here are 10 super easy ways I earn money from my blog:

Growing Up with an Emotionally Unavailable Mom – Part Two

Growing Up with an Emotionally Unavailable Mom - Part Two

CONTENT WARNING: This post mentions sexual abuse.

You’re supposed to be able to go to friends and family for guidance. They’re supposed to help you when times are tough and you need a shoulder to learn on.

When you never got that experience in your life, it really messes you up. It creates lasting damage that you’re supposed to be able to hurdle over.

This is part two of my Growing Up with an Emotionally Unavailable Mom series. Please read part one to get more background info.