Un-Boxed Brain

The difference between a tantrum and a meltdown

This is an edited version of a post originally published on Respectfully Connected. You probably clicked on this title because you want to find out the difference between a tantrum and a meltdown. I’ll tell you what I’ve read others say about these differences. A tantrum is often described as an outburst from a child when they want …

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My dilemma

I love writing and typing my thoughts onto a screen. There is so much I want to write about, and so many thoughts I want to share. But when I do, I get so anxious and I want to hide… It’s my dilemma. I get anxious that people won’t want to read my words. Sometimes, …

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Heartwarming stories don’t warm my heart

There’s another inspiration porn story doing the rounds at the moment. If you haven’t watched it already, please watch the late Stella Young’s talk on inspiration porn. Last week, there was a story about a cake which was effectively the same thing, and Erin Human has effectively addressed that one. This new one is a “heartwarming” …

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