Church, Coronavirus, and the Comfort Level of an HSP – 40-Day Journal – Day 14

  By HSP Mama On Sunday, I went back to church for the first time since early March. My husband had been attending for several weeks now, along with whichever of our kids wanted to go. I stayed back with whoever did not want to go. In truth, I did not want to go toContinue reading “Church, Coronavirus, and the Comfort Level of an HSP – 40-Day Journal – Day 14”

HSPs and Decisions, Decisions – 40-Day-Journal – Day 12

I don’t like being pressured into making decisions. For this reason, I think, I rarely answer simply, “Yes” or “No,” which frequently bothers my children who often want a simple answer. My answers are rarely simple because life is rarely simple and situations always have more going on than what warrants a simple yes orContinue reading “HSPs and Decisions, Decisions – 40-Day-Journal – Day 12”

The HSP Trigger of Pressure – 40-Day Journal – Day 11

By HSP Mama I get more frustrated then I should as a highly sensitive person when my forward movement is interrupted in some way. For example, when I am walking down a busy sidewalk and someone is walking more slowly than usual … usually because they are texting or doing something on their phone, andContinue reading “The HSP Trigger of Pressure – 40-Day Journal – Day 11”

40-Day Journal – Day 5 – Time in Nature

  By HSP Mama Continuing my thoughts from my last post on day two, when it comes to space, it feels different outside. Outside, the energy of people seems to dissipate into the atmosphere and it’s easier to just breathe. Easier to find myself and to lose myself … in all the best ways. ItContinue reading “40-Day Journal – Day 5 – Time in Nature”

The Complex Emotions of a Highly Sensitive Mama (A Mother’s Day Post)

By HSP Mama So, it’s Mother’s Day 2020. By the looks of it, a lot of moms are celebrating by posting photos of their kids or photos of their mom or both. There’s not a whole lot more we can do with the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic. I remember reading somewhere that Mother’s Day is theContinue reading “The Complex Emotions of a Highly Sensitive Mama (A Mother’s Day Post)”