#LOJAM + Mental Health

#LOJAM + Mental Health

I have exciting news! My lovely husband and I (+ Hello Hopeful of course) have decided to team up and help produce a really cool event for game developers! LoJam is a free event for everyone in the game dev industry, and encourages them to team up - or work independently - to create a complete game in under 48 hours! Insane!

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#selfcaresunday

#selfcaresunday

Self-care is talked about all the freaking time when it comes to mental health. Some of the things that come to mind is taking long hot baths or spending $20 on a new lush face mask (this is my all-time favorite). Personally, baths are the bomb and I could live in there if I had unlimited hot water and YouTube, but I understand that self-care looks different for everyone. 

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#springfever

#springfever

For most people, "spring fever" means they get excited for spending more time outside after being cooped up and cold all winter. Bike riding, walks through the park, ice cream... whatever they have been missing comes back like a big, warm gust of wind. However, for me (and many others with seasonal disorders) spring means preparing myself for the fact that I'm going to have a near-irresistible urge to destroy the entire life I built...

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With Love, From the Floor

With Love, From the Floor

I've been asking myself lately why it's so hard for me to hit "Publish". I have a number of posts sitting in my queue, waiting for something to tell me it's okay to hit that little button, but the motivation never comes. Am I scared of what my peers will think of me? I've hidden behind that excuse a couple of times, but the truth is that I don't need anyone else's approval...

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