Hi, i'm Rebecca. I am an English girl at heart, My heart sings when I dance, I love the outdoors, I love thrifting & making something pretty out of nothing. I am a writer, I adore music, I love cooking, I carry a book everywhere with me, I am passionate about education, history, making our world a better place. Wanna know more? Click the button below!
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When You Can't Control Your Own Life Anymore

Life is not always going to go your own way, and some people are far more fortunate than others. You can look at other people in life who just seem to be having everything handed to them, and you can't help but feel as though everyone else is luckier than you. You start to resent the life you don't have, meaning everything with your own becomes super boring and tedious. You start to resent the small things, like the time in the morning that you have to get up, or walking the dog on a rainy day, or a bill slightly increases. So then before you know it, you're spending your days feeling like you're out of control with your life, and nothing you do seems to put it back on the right path. That is until, you start to change your own mindset. Life can go any way that you want it to, if you want it to! All you have to do is avoid the dark places that life can take you when you feel out of control, and build a support network of help around you. So, keep on reading, and we'll show you how you can get everything back on track! 

Finding The Source Of Your Loss Of Control
If you take the tine to analyse your life, you will soon realise that there are a few things that will make you feel out of control. It's often the fact that you're working so many hours to pay the bills, then not having any left over to live your life with. So all of the sudden you feel like you're not living your life at all, which is a really strange feeling. But it has to be one of the most common thoughts amongst everyone. Once you get into the routine of working so much and paying so much out, you forget that you've most likely caused it. You might be making your bills higher by not caring about energy or water use. Or you might shop at the most expensive supermarket and then eat out a lot of the time anyway. You might have a ton of subscriptions that you're signed up to. So sometimes you need to analyse your life to see where you can gain that control again! 

Staying Away From Dark Places
Life can often take us to dark places. If you haven't gone through one time in your life where you feel like you're out of control. Even if it was back in the days of you being at high-school. It might have been depressive thoughts, or just a period where you always felt down. But as an adult, there's avenues of dark places to follow and often people do as a coping mechanism. Drugs and alcohol are the top two that people turn to, and it can have terrible effects on money, lifestyle, and your health. A drug detox center can help to put life back on track if it is something you have turned to, or will ever turn to. The only thing you should be turning to is support and friends and family, anything else needs to be addressed. 

Entering Into A New Life
Finally, if you feel like you are out of control at the minute, it's time to enter into a new life. It's the New Year in just a few days, giving you the perfect chance to put your life on a new path

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