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The struggles of running a business and caring for your mental illness

Welcome to episode 5 of the Cocktails with Creatives Podcast! Today I am opening up about my own personal struggles of navigating my anxiety disorder and running my business. I’ll be sharing my story and what has helped me live successfully with a mental illness. Let’s get chatting!

Here are some quick highlights from this episode:

  • My journey and struggles of having a mental illness 
  • My care plan
  • Tips on how I successfully run a business despite the barriers my anxiety caused


Today’s cocktail recipe:

Today’s recipe is – Skinny Pina Colada splash

  • -coconut pineapple drink flavor ( by the juice)
  • -Club soda/sparkling water
  • -2 oz of rum
  • -Crushed ice


In a tall glass of crushed iced mix rum flavoring and club soda. Stir and enjoy


Resources mentioned in this episode: 

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