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Please share whatever you feel like sharing! Your contributions make this community an actual, well... community :)

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I know at least some of us suffer with issues with morning (and probably night routines) I just want to share a new toothpaste I love.

Boka makes toothpaste that is a wee bit pricey (12 dollars a tube) but I find I use so much less of it. It comes in very mild flavors (the mint is faintly minty) and it doesn't foam in your mouth.

Honestly this is the first toothpaste in my whole life that has made me gag or barf during or after using it. If anyone else has sensory issues with toothpaste I highly recommend this one.

Allergy warning though, I think they all have coconut in some form but honestly you can't taste the coconut.

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Please feel free to share anything you want - rants, raves, wins, losses, funny memes... you get the idea.

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Very relatable (lemmy.world)
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How are you all doing? Maybe you need to vent or share something positive - anything goes!

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Neverending burnout (lemmy.world)
submitted 3 weeks ago* (last edited 3 weeks ago) by pixel_witch@lemmy.world to c/adhdwomen@lemmy.world

Tw: discussion of bad mental health

The burnout is real and strong and has been going on for ages. How long? I honestly I don't know, could be six months could be year. Most likely it was mild burnout some reduction in burnout and then more burnout to greater extreme, reduction but not completely and the cycle has gone on so long I don't remember when I wasn't miserable, lonely, exhausted, ate healthy, productive and so I have just walked down a set of stairs into a dark pit of who knows what.

Some days are easier, words, explanations, communication and such but most days I feel like a mess and can't get it sorted out. I started this process of trying to get better 2 years ago. Started seeking professional help and here I am. Am I better? No, maybe, I don't know.

I feel like the first med I ever took may have left me with permanent issues. I feel like I used to go through periods where things were bad but I dug myself out and was able to keep going. Passive suicidal thoughts were only popping up occasionally. Now it seems almost daily. I don't actually feel suicidal. It's just intrusive thoughts they don't even feel like they belong to me. Just like some gremlin that reminds me I'm worthless and should just end it. Then it's gone. No desire to actually do that and I know it's just a passing thought but it sucks almost all the joy from everything.

In this time I have gotten married and bought a house that I adore. I have loving family and spouse. Pets I adore, goals so why do I feel like this all the time. I do experience happiness but I can't seem to hold on to it. And I am getting worse at my job and further behind.

Not sure really where I was wanting to go originally with this. I do have a mental health team who I am working with, but I feel like I am not making progress. Appointments are spread far apart.

I feel like crawling out of my skin and screaming but also like doing none of those things.

Idk thanks if you read this far. I'm not sure what I wanted other than to maybe feel like I have told someone how bad it really is. How much I want to be better and how impossible it seems.

Because now I have to go back to work and pretend I haven't been crying that I'm not exhausted that I can get through today. I'm afraid to ask for a mental health day.

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Please share whatever you feel like sharing!

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What's happening with everyone? Please share whatever you feel like sharing - and thank you for being a part of this community :)

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Hello, hello! Let's share our wins and vent about our not-wins this week. Any topic is welcome.

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How is it going? Do you have something exciting to share or maybe you need some support? This is the place for all your check-ins, on- and off-topic.

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Impulsive? Me? (lemmy.world)
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The floor is open - feel free to share about anything and everything!

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A reminder for 2024 (lemmy.world)
submitted 2 months ago by ickplant@lemmy.world to c/adhdwomen@lemmy.world
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submitted 2 months ago* (last edited 2 months ago) by ickplant@lemmy.world to c/adhdwomen@lemmy.world

Let's catch up - all topics are welcome!

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submitted 2 months ago by ickplant@lemmy.world to c/adhdwomen@lemmy.world

Hello to all of you wonderful ladies!

Let's check in with each other and give support to those who need it.

All topics are Ok as long as they follow the community's rules.

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Dopamine paradise (lemmy.world)
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