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Speed bumps we all cross at some point

Speed bumps we all cross at some point

Update: 2024-06-03
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This episode of the Moments podcast is a solo episode where the host, a 23-year-old, shares her thoughts on navigating life's speed bumps. She emphasizes the importance of self-compassion and understanding that everyone is going through their own struggles. The episode covers various topics, including dealing with social media negativity, navigating friendships with different social preferences, finding balance in routines, and managing social stamina. The host encourages listeners to be aware of their own cycles and to be kind to themselves, especially during times of hormonal fluctuations. She also emphasizes the importance of finding a balance in life and not being too hard on oneself for not always being productive or active. The episode ends with the host expressing her gratitude for her listeners and promising to continue the conversation in a future episode.

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00:00:00
Introduction and Advice Session

This Chapter introduces the episode and sets the stage for a solo advice session. The host acknowledges her lack of formal qualifications but emphasizes the value of hearing advice from someone who is relatable and going through similar experiences. She explains that the episode will focus on common speed bumps and blockages in life, drawing from her own experiences and insights.

00:01:47
Speed Bump: Feeling Stuck

This Chapter delves into the topic of feeling stuck in life. The host shares her own experiences with feeling stuck due to fear, anxiety, and insecurity. She encourages listeners to share their own experiences and emphasizes that everyone is likely feeling stuck in some way. The host encourages listeners to view these challenges as speed bumps rather than blockages and to use her advice as a tool for personal growth and improvement.

00:02:22
Speed Bump: World Events and Mental Health

This Chapter explores the impact of current events on mental health. The host acknowledges the overwhelming nature of the world's current state and expresses her own struggles with feeling overwhelmed and overstimulated by online discussions. She emphasizes the importance of compassion and understanding, recognizing that everyone is grappling with their own challenges. The host encourages listeners to step back from the noise and focus on caring for themselves and others.

00:03:44
Speed Bump: Enjoying the Moment

This Chapter focuses on the importance of appreciating the present moment. The host shares her own regret for not fully enjoying her high school years and encourages listeners to be mindful of the fleeting nature of time. She emphasizes the importance of being aware of the present moment and allowing oneself to experience joy and fun. The host suggests engaging in activities that bring joy, such as joining clubs, attending school events, and building relationships with teachers.

Keywords

Moments Podcast
The Moments Podcast is a podcast hosted by a 23-year-old woman who shares her personal experiences and insights on various topics related to life, relationships, and personal growth. The podcast is known for its relatable and authentic approach, offering advice and encouragement to listeners.

Speed Bumps
In the context of the podcast, "speed bumps" refer to challenges, obstacles, or setbacks that people encounter in their lives. These speed bumps can be anything from feeling stuck in a rut to navigating difficult relationships or dealing with social media negativity. The host encourages listeners to view these challenges as opportunities for growth and to find ways to overcome them.

Social Media
The podcast discusses the impact of social media on mental health and personal growth. The host shares her own experiences with social media negativity and offers advice on how to navigate the platform in a healthy way. She emphasizes the importance of authenticity, self-compassion, and focusing on building genuine connections with an audience.

Introvert
The host identifies as an extreme introvert and shares her struggles with managing social stamina. She encourages listeners to be aware of their own introverted tendencies and to be kind to themselves, especially during times when they need to recharge and prioritize alone time. The host also emphasizes the importance of finding balance between social interaction and personal time.

Routine
The podcast explores the challenges of maintaining a consistent routine. The host shares her own experiences with fluctuating sleep patterns and encourages listeners to find a balance that works for them. She emphasizes the importance of self-compassion and not being too hard on oneself for not always adhering to a strict schedule.

Menstrual Cycle
The host provides a simplified breakdown of the menstrual cycle and its impact on social stamina. She explains how hormonal fluctuations can affect energy levels, mood, and social preferences. The host encourages listeners to be aware of their own cycles and to adjust their social activities accordingly.

Q&A

  • What are some common speed bumps that people face in life?

    The host identifies several common speed bumps, including feeling stuck in a rut, dealing with social media negativity, navigating friendships with different social preferences, finding balance in routines, and managing social stamina.

  • How can I deal with social media negativity?

    The host advises focusing on building genuine connections with your audience, being authentic to yourself, and not paying attention to the haters. She emphasizes that social media can be a powerful tool for sharing knowledge and connecting with others, but it's important to prioritize your mental health and not let negativity get to you.

  • How can I find balance in my routine?

    The host encourages listeners to find a routine that works for them and not be too hard on themselves for not always adhering to a strict schedule. She emphasizes the importance of self-compassion and recognizing that everyone has different needs and preferences.

  • How can I manage my social stamina?

    The host suggests being aware of your own cycle and adjusting your social activities accordingly. She explains that hormonal fluctuations can affect energy levels and social preferences, and it's important to be kind to yourself during times when you need to recharge and prioritize alone time.

  • What is the importance of being aware of the present moment?

    The host emphasizes that time is fleeting and encourages listeners to appreciate the present moment. She suggests engaging in activities that bring joy and making an effort to be mindful of the experiences that are happening right now.

Show Notes

I asked you what are some of your speed bumps -- what's making you feel stuck? What's holding you back? What thoughts aren't serving you? I've gone through so many speed bumps in my life and today I share some of your questions and my experiences.


In this episode, we talk about:


  • How to enjoy high school

  • Getting started on social media by being brave

  • Navigating friends that LOVE to go out but you don't /:

  • Understanding it's ok when your body doesn't feel like being active

  • And we get trolled by...a lawnmower


Order the journal that sparked it all, so excited for you to experience the moments journal too💖 https://themomentspodcast.com/pages/journal


With love,

Lexi Hidalgo


Keep up with my life on other platforms:

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lexxhidalgo/?hl=en

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TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@lexxhidalgo

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Speed bumps we all cross at some point

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Lexi Hidalgo