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5 Things I’ve Learned About Tinder in the Past 24 Hours

I gave up Tinder (and 4 other dating apps) for Lent. I am unbelievably proud of myself for doing this but I was a little too excited to download them again once Lent ended.

Yesterday morning, I downloaded Tinder again as I laid in bed with no electricity and began my swipe journey.

These are 5 things I learned since being back on Tinder in the past 24 hours


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FNF – March 25th, 2016

Well, it’s Good Friday. Hope everyone has a Happy Easter weekend with your friends and family.

Here’s this week’s Facebook Note Friday.

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Taking Back My Brave

I heard his voice today. In my head. It’s been so long I have almost forgotten what it sounds like.

It happened at church. The priest was reading the gospel and I closed my eyes, just for a moment, and I could hear him tell me one of the many jokes I had heard time and time again before.


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FNF – March 11, 2016

Happy Friday, WordPress friends! I haven’t blogged about other things in a while because I have successfully been able to keep my anxiety under control for the most part and have given up on boys and coffee.

In the meantime, here is this week’s facebook note Friday.

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Learning to Fly

In September, I wrote a post about things I had learned from guys I’ve gone on dates with called Finding Myself in Mr. Wrong.

Here we are a few months later, after deleting all 5 dating apps off of my phone, and I have learned many more lessons about life and myself.

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FNF… on Thursday

As I will be attending a conference tomorrow, and probably going out in the evening, I thought while I am watching 30 Rock on my break at work, I’d do facebook note Friday.

So here we go… Enjoy!

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FNF – Feb. 19, 2016

Happy Friday, friends! I’m taking a break from writing a paper on why people have unprotected sex to bring you this week’s edition of Facebook Note Friday. Welcome to my boring life. Enjoy!

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#FNF on Saturday because oops.

Have you seen the last person you texted naked?:

Will you be in a relationship next month?:
Very very unlikely.

Last time you saw the last person you kissed?:
Last night

Do you like to cuddle/snuggle?:
I really do

Last time you talked to your mom in person?:
5 minutes ago.

Have you ever fallen asleep in someone’s arms?:
I have

Are you excited about anything today?:
I have an assignment due that I have not started and I am running on 4 hours of sleep. So no.

Did you cry at all today?:

Are you texting anyone?:

What’s on your bedroom floor right now?:
What ISN’T on my bedroom floor right now?

Did you kiss or hug anyone today?:
If you count after 12am “today” then yes.

When is your birthday?:
January 15

Do you want someone you can’t have?:
Not really.

Are you currently wanting any piercings or tattoos?:
Not in the slightest

Is the last person you kissed mad at you?:
I don’t think so.

Do you text a lot?:
Meh… I go through phases. Usually no 

Last thing you ate?:
I had a fish dish for lunch

What should you be doing right now?:
My assignment

Do you have your outfit planned for today?:
I am wearing it.

Do you like to take walks?:
I love them.

What bed did you sleep in last night?:
My own.

What’s something you really want right now?:
Money. This assignment to be done. Sleep.

Who was the last person you took a picture with?:
I actually don’t know. Probably Sam.

The Thing About Counselling

I haven’t been to talk therapy for my Panic Disorder since I graduated from university in June.

It’s now January of 2016. And today, I went to see a counsellor.


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