Sarahtonin Story

My Serotonin Imbalance

It's been forever since I've written anything. I was about to get into bed tonight when I realized I couldn't. I needed to sit, gather my thoughts ...

The Slump

I'm seriously terrible about writing as frequently as I want to, but the last month has been bananas. I've been swamped (in a good way) with Etsy o...

Stumbling Off the Rollercoaster

First of all, it's been way too long since I've written. I've been fully immersed in the business and haven't been taking time for myself to breath...

The Dreaded "T" Word

If you'd asked me a couple months ago if I'd miss going to therapy I would have laughed in your face. A couple months ago, I was begging and pleadi...

It's Okay if all You did Today was Survive

This week I've been surviving, and I'm okay with that. I've gotten out of bed everyday with my husband. Okay, maybe one day I slacked and need...

The Anatomy of a Panic Attack

Your throat closes up and your chest tightens as you gulp and pant for oxygen. Your body gets hot and sweaty, but you shiver like you are ice cold....

Not Your Grandma's Hobby

I love the look on people's faces when I tell them my new career is embroidery. It's a very quizzical look and I typically follow with, "I know it ...

The Big Change

Well, holy shit, I've taken the plunge. I quit my corporate, stable, comfortable paycheck and benefits job yesterday. Part of me is scared shitless...