In the words of the great Billy Joel, “music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.” Below I have attached a list of another personal 7 feel good songs. Music to help you feel motivated, cry … Continue reading Another 7 Feel Good Songs
Daisies and Bruises blog is currently seeking enthusiastic volunteers to join the team! Are you passionate about mental health? Do you want an opportunity to share your thoughts and stories? Then this is the opportunity for you! Daisies and Bruises are currently looking for five volunteers to work remotely. There are five positions available, and … Continue reading Become A Volunteer!
Sorry about the delay in putting part two up on the blog, been extremely busy finishing off the second year of University! As it is mental health week, I decided to put up the second part today, which highlights the effects of sexual assault. If you have been following my blog for a while now, … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Week – Part 2 of the Graphic Novel
Throughout the coronavirus outbreak, I have been working hard to create as much uplifting content as possible. But, I also wanted to share thought provoking content, in as much an entertaining style as possible. With this, I have been creating a series of graphic novels, depicting social and racial differences in modern society. This piece … Continue reading Veronica…
For those that know me, know that I am a lover of the outdoors. As I have mentioned in previous posts, I find natural environments both relaxing and peaceful, an antidepressant of sorts. So when it came to setting up a new office for the blog, I couldn't think of any place better than one … Continue reading Personal Anti Depressant part 2!
Whilst walking along what is probably known as the busiest street in the United Kingdom, I began to understand the true concept of shopping addiction. Along the famous Oxford Street, I witnessed young men and women rushing from store to store, purchasing numerous unneeded items. Whilst purchasing my first item of the day in a … Continue reading Shopping Addiction and Mental Health
No matter the mood, we often need a little 'pick me up'. I have decided to share with you my top 5 self care tips! I hope you find them as helpful as I do. 5. Clean room, clean mindOne thing I have learned over the years, is that when you surround yourself with a … Continue reading Five Self Care Tips
After the rain, I see the daisies,in their clean, white dresses,fresh and perfect.Washed and bright,their faces lifted to the skies,and open to the sun. Is it their youth that makes them so fearless,despite their diminutive size?A gullibility of spirit or lack of worldly knowledge?Or do their passing, unjustified liveslead them to embrace the now? No, their … Continue reading After The Rain
We have officially reached that time of year when chocolate goes on sale and lonely hearts ache for attention. I had the pleasure of spending this Valentines Day with friends in University (yes, that unfortunately included Valentines Night!), laughing and joking about past relationships and everything in the subject of love. This time of year … Continue reading Spread the ❤️ this Valentines Day
Music has always calmed me down, and some songs helped me through the most difficult times in my life. Whether they made me feel happy and relaxed, or expressed the exact emotion that I was feeling. So here are my personal top 10 songs to help boost that negative mood! 10. Home by Phillip PhillipsThis … Continue reading 10 feel good songs for the ‘down days’