“You’re a bit awkward, has anyone ever told you that?” As a self-confessed awkward person, I think I can speak on behalf of the group and answer, yes, yes we have all been told this, multiple times. In fact, would you believe me if I told you that we probably already knew this, before you had pointed it out, having lived with ourselves for quite some time now, ha! For all my awkward queens out there, the gag is, your awkwardness can actually be your superpower! I’ll tell you why…
When life becomes unpredictable, it can sometimes cause our mental health to suffer. Unpredictability can lead to feelings of uncertainty, lack of control and anxiety. When trekking through the unknown, having a daily routine in place can be really comforting and help to give us some control back to our day to day.
“How the flip did I get here?”
Did you know that this is not an uncommon thing to ask yourself? It can be a very scary thing to think but it is not an uncommon thought. There are some days where you can feel on top of the world, like everything is on the right track and other days where it feels like you haven’t seen a road sign for miles, the street lights have all blown and your Uber app is down.