Not sure if y’all have noticed or not, but my blogging has been a bit off schedule, lately. I don’t know if it’s the weather or the unsettling fact that the next President of the United States is an impulsive, narcissistic cheeto, but my motivation tank has been looking a little struggly. To be honest, I’ve been overwhelmed. Not “Omg my life is in total shambles” overwhelmed but more like, “I have some really dope goals I’m trying to accomplish in the near future and I need to get a better handle on prioritizing and managing my time” overwhelmed. I was just talking to my mom the other day about this. She told me that she’s noticed how a lot of times I’ll be so engrossed in my phone or laptop that I don’t even realize what’s going on around me.
I can’t lie, sometimes it feels like I’m all over the place. Like I’ll have everything I need to do planned out in my head but I always somehow wind up getting distracted. Which ultimately leads to me feeling anxious and discouraged because I’ve allowed myself to get off track. Like right now, as I’m writing this blog post, I’ve probably stopped to get on Facebook and IG about four or five times within the last 20 minutes. So after coming to terms with the fact that I have a serious problem, I’ve officially diagnosed myself with FOMO. [Read more…]