Question of the Day – No. 347 On a scale from 1 (I ride on clouds) to 10 (devil’s fork is in my ass 24/7), how stressful is your daily life and why? Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrMoreLinkedInRedditPinterestPocketTelegramWhatsAppSkypeEmailLike this:Like Loading... 54 thoughts on “Question of the Day – No. 347” Add yours 2–because I’m retired, no kids, and have all day to write. Would have put 1 but I write every day😉 LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I really relate to your writing idea! Even though it’s a constructive stress to write everyday, it’s still stressful 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply 5 ~ because of pain making all the normal things so much harder 😢 LikeLiked by 2 people Reply That sounds tough, but I’m glad that pain doesn’t take the stress up to 10. How do you deal with that pain? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply For my head, caffeine helps. For my back, stretches and a hot shower. I try to stay upbeat. It could be worse! LikeLiked by 1 person 1 – for the little stresses that kick me from time to time LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I guess that little stresses cannot be avoided, but still… congratulations! 😀 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply 2-3 pretty chill, the spikes are normally from my own worrying LikeLiked by 3 people Reply So basically your thoughts create the stress when it’s not there? LikeLike Reply It’s close to a 10. For some reason I didn’t inherit or develop the mechanism for coping with stress, so all things related to health, life, kids, financial, dog, social, food, clutter, and sex cause me stress. LikeLiked by 3 people Reply How do you react to stressful situations? LikeLike Reply Basically, it’s stop, drop, and roll. LikeLiked by 1 person Considering I lost my job Monday, I’d say about an 8. I’m trying to look at this new development positively because I was planning to quit at some point anyway. However, I would have liked it better if the departure had been on my terms. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Maybe the departure hasn’t been on your terms, but the steps you’re going to make from now on is on yours 🙂 LikeLike Reply 10 since i stopped “wordpressing” for a long while. Remember me? yes or no ? LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Yes, of course I do. I was wondering if you stopped because you didn’t like the content or there were some other factors involved. How come you stopped “worpressing” a while? LikeLike Reply It is not stressful 😀 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply That’s awesome! What’s your “secret”? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I am aware of my thoughts and feelings, always. 😊 LikeLiked by 1 person 2 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Awesome! Congratulations! Was it always like this? LikeLike Reply Yeah! Almost . Some stressful situations come in everyone’s life, but that’s part of our life. LikeLiked by 1 person 7 because of classes, meetings, my job, this blog, and trying to keep a social life. Still love my life tho! LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Interesting! So would you say it’s a constructive stress instead of a destructive one? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Exactly! LikeLiked by 1 person I sort of talk about it in my new post LikeLiked by 1 person Depends on day.. average these days would be 3-5 i guess LikeLiked by 2 people Reply What makes the difference between 3 and 5? LikeLike Reply I don’t know lol. 😅 But my recent 2-3 days were at 0 stress 😃 LikeLiked by 1 person That’s even better! 😀 LikeLiked by 1 person Yea truly .. i am having happy days 😊 LikeLiked by 1 person I’m an autism mummy, (and I also look after my two diabetic parents) so depending on their day I can fluctuate anywhere between a 5 and 10+ because at the end of the day, it all stops with me to sort out LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Wow! You are one of the toughest people I’ve encountered so far! I don’t know how you manage all of those, but it seems like you’re capable of many great things! I’m very sorry to hear about the health issues your family has, but I’m glad they have you to take care of them. LikeLike Reply 0/10 at this time. No work and no stress. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Niiice! I’m glad you’re in this stage! What brought you here? Tell us your secret! 😀 LikeLike Reply 1 – I’m a “Cloud Rider”! 🙂 And this post made me laugh when I read it is # 347… Thinking “Oh my yes, that number sounds a bit accurate for the amount of [conscious] questions I ask myself every day”. Thank you for the smile! Great work 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Congratulations for being a Cloud Rider and thank you for your kind words! Regarding the questions you ask yourself every day, how helpful are they for you? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ‘Helpful’ only because I use them to ask a relative question: “Am I conscious of what I’m thinking/doing?” and that’s the fun part of having an ‘evolved, human’ brain. LikeLiked by 1 person 3 because I’m not generally stressed but my husband is and I absorb it. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply That is a bit tough (and maybe unfair!?). What stresses him? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Cancer and students. LikeLiked by 1 person I for one can say my “Daily” life isn’t stressful whatsoever atm (although that’s probably subject to change due to time and growth being a thing) so I’d give it a 2, would of used 1 but the thoughts seem to mix up things that eventually pass with “stress” a lot LikeLiked by 1 person Reply So the outside world is not so stressful, but your thoughts create some stress? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I’d say the world can indeed be stressful but one’s thoughts can make it seems a lot more stressful than it actually is LikeLiked by 1 person Daily life now is about a 5…balanced in most respects (at last) LikeLiked by 1 person Reply If you compare this number with the same period last year, did the stress level increase or it decreased? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Decreased LikeLiked by 1 person That’s great! do more of what you did that helped decreasing it! 😀 LikeLiked by 1 person I’m definitely trying to. My schedule is a bit wonky of late, but making it work…at least a little bit. Hubby is a big help, and if kitty had no health issues it’d make things wonderful; but we play the hand we’re dealt. LikeLiked by 1 person Reblogged this on Author S. L. Danielson and commented: Mine is a 5, what’s your number? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you very much for your reblog! I really appreciate it! 😀 And to answer your question, my number is 4 and it’s increasing if I somehow feel like losing my path. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Anytime! LikeLiked by 1 person Oh my! Definitely a 8 going to 10, with some rare, amazing days (mostly weekends) in which I can enjoy a 2-3. And this is because of a full time job with its high peaks of stress, a night master in communication and digital master, a house to run, groceries to do, meals to cook for two people to try to stay healthy, chores to organise, errands to run, a couple of gym sessions to try to fit in + maintaining a social life, taking care of the relationship, feeding my blog, trying to develop daily! Oh my I stressed only to write all of this 😀 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Wow! I got stressed only by reading all of these :)) ! You do a lot! LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. 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