Jesse Eisenberg Talks About Anxiety

Bella Breakdown Jessie Eisenberg has had a voice in the mental health scene for a long time. He advocates for people with OCD and publicly read a letter he wrote to himself at a younger age about how to deal with his past anxieties. He also often plays people with anxieties and has realized the impact that can have on his fans. In this video, he advocates for mental health being normalized and destigmatized by describing a piece his friend wrote called “Sign My Cast”. Eisenberg describes how the piece portrays the stark difference between how someone with a...

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Relationship Warning Signs

Bella Breakdown Being in a relationship is difficult, but rewarding. It can have really high highs and really low lows. Sometimes it can be hard to tell if your relationship problems are normal, or if it is a sign that your relationship is going south. There are some warnings that you should look for that might be telling you it’s time to call it quits and say, “Thank you, next!” 1. You put in more effort If you are always the one making plans, paying the bill, solving the problem, or admitting defeat in a fight, then you are...

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Why You Should Have Plants In Your Home

Bella Breakdown This past year, my full time job as a teacher became more stressful than it has ever been before. I found that the more stressed I got, the more plants I would buy. For some reason, having plants around became my own personal therapy. If you are feeling anxious, perhaps you should go buy a little plant friend. Here’s why: There are few things that we can actually control in our lives. However, the life of a plant is one aspect of our day that we can control. If you care for a plant properly, it will...

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Don’t Tell Your Partner You Love Them, Show Them!

Bella Breakdown We often tell our partners that we love them, but how often do we show them? There is an age old saying that actions speak louder than words. This is often true when it comes to expressions of romantic love. After all, think about the five different love languages: words of affirmation, quality time, touch, acts of service, and gifts. Only one of those involves speaking to someone. All of the other love languages have to do with action. If you often verbally communicate love to your partner but you don’t do anything to express your love,...

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Falling In Love Can Happen At Any Time

Bella Breakdown You can’t plan when you will fall in love with someone. Love is sneaky, and it can hit you out of the blue. Knowing you are in love with your partner varies from couple to couple. Check out some of these adorable falling in love stories from the video above: The first couple, who have been married for 21 days, had very different time periods for knowing that they loved each other. The woman said that she knew a year and a half into their relationship when they visited his family for the first time. On the...

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My Last Bachelor Post (I Swear!)

Bella Breakdown “The Bachelor” is finally over, and all of our questions have been answered. We know who Colton ended up with, who the next Bachelorette is, whether or not Colton lost his virginity (I think…?), and, most importantly, why Colton jumped the fence. To give ya’ll an update, in the last three episodes, Colton told Cassie he was falling in love with her. Cassie was unsure of her feelings for Colton, and knew that she wouldn’t be ready for an engagement at the end of the show, so she left. Then, Colton put those football hops to good...

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Hannah Brown Becomes Next Bachelorette… Intriguing Choice, ABC

Bella Breakdown I’m not going to lie. Hannah B becoming the next bachelorette surprised me at first. But then again, #Bachelornation loves a controversy. I mean, hello! Why do you think they keep the people who stir up drama around for so long? ABC chose Colton because of his virgin status and Becca because of how she was wronged. Both of their stories incited a lot of talk. And now, we have Hannah B. At first, she may not seem controversial. Her innocent, playful southern accent and “down for whatever” attitude exude classic “Bachelorette”. But, if you watched the...

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JK Rowling Reveals New HP Gossip

Bella Breakdown Nerd alert! If you are a Harry Potter lover like me, and you grew up obsessively reading the books the moment they were released, and then reading them over and over again until the next one came out, then you still probably secretly (or not so secretly) crave Harry Potter info at all times. As all of us HP nerds know, JK Rowling revealed to her readers about 12 years ago that Dumbledore was homosexual. What’s more, he may have been in love with Grindelwald, who ended up being the worst villain since Voldemort. When Fantastic Beasts...

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