This question of the week focuses on ourselves as we delve into our personal habits and addictions. As the questions states, not all habits are bad, and not all addictions are bad either. Some of us (definitely not me) may be addicted to sports or exercise, which is often a great addiction to have! I have a friend who is addicted to healthy food and meditation, there are times when she simply cannot stop meditating for many hours and she seems very well for it! Then of course there are those habits or addictions that are not good for us and yet we simply cannot help but continue to repeat those patterns day in and day out, even if we really don’t want to. It may seem strange in a way, but that is the power of our mind and our brain chemistry! Addictions are often based on chemical addiction, whether it be dopamine, adrenaline, nicotine, caffeine etc, and when our brains get used to having these chemicals around it can be a great challenge to give it up. We may suffer withdrawal symptoms, mood swings, anger, and more emotions that we would rather not live with as life is hard enough without them!
SO this week its time for us to at least acknowledge what our good and bad habits and addictions are! WE all have MANY of them, and we may not even be aware of the positive ones until we really dig deep and ask ourselves this question. This QOTW is not a time for us to try to change anything, or give ourselves a hard time about it, its simply a time to acknowledge things, and perhaps realise a few addiction that we may not have thought about before. Therefore, bonus points go to those who really dig deep and discover some habits that are not so common and we may not have thought about before. I’m hoping to see some surprising ones that we don’t usually consider.
Please also feel free to expand on the question and if you feel like it you can discuss why you think you are addicted to them? There could be many reasons, and for sure we are going to have to give it some deep thought to really discover why! Often our habits and addictions stem from things that have happened a very long time ago, perhaps way back in our early childhood! Finally as the question states, please share which (if any) of your addictions you would like to get rid of. It may be that some of us are addicted to caffeine, and maybe that’s just OK!
Q. "What habits or addictions, both good and bad, have you developed and which you would like to get rid of?"
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Close to my heart, I will definitely post one telling all about my good and bad habits. Thank you for bringing up such a nice topic in this community.
My Post Link, Please!
I think that is a great question for a post. I will write on today. Thanks for the great idea.
It´s another moment to learn some habits I haven´t heard of and those bad habits or addictions to be changed in us. I believe we all are working hard to change some things about us and imbibe good habit to live a holistic lifestyle. So, I can´t wait to read from all participants. Good luck everyone. Thank you Ecoalex for this beautiful QOTW again.
This is definitely a nice topic to delibrate on which is very interesting and also part of our daily lives
A good question again👏 I will answer asap🙌
I will be expecting your entry 😎
It doesn't seem there's a minimum number of words required.
My first ecoTrain post! This was a really interesting topic.
I love this new topic. I have a few things to say on it, I’ll post mine soon 💕
A very insightful and educating topic. I am a newbie and discussions like this add to one's knowledge. I'll submit my entry soon.
The habits are real mennn
I wrote this short one.
This is my entry.
This week's theme is incredible, thank you for giving us the opportunity to express ourselves and provide us with a space for self-reflection regarding habits and addictions.
Here is my post
A very broad and educating topic. This is my entry.
My entry https://peakd.com/hive-123046/@umirais/procrastination-and-workaholism-good-and-bad-habits-in-my-life-that-make-me-addicted
Hi! Here is my entry regarding the Question of the Week Season 10.3
Greetings. A great invitation to check us out. I love these questions that make us think every week. Thanks friends. Here I leave my participation.
Okay here is mine
Awesome topic, this is my entry
I am really grateful to the community for bringing up this topic. This community is one of the best I have ever been part of.
Here is a link to my post:
Greetings friends. I share my link: https://hive.blog/hive-123046/@slwzl/what-habits-or-addictions-both-good-and-bad-have-you-developed-and-which-you-would-like-to-get-rid-of-es-en
This is my entry: https://peakd.com/hive-123046/@ubani/addiction-ive-developed-that-i-would-like-to-get-rid-of
This is my entry: My habits - QOTW 10.3
Hi @eco-alex here is my entry!
This topic will triggers alot of confession. This is one of the great topics I most say.
Buenas noches. Leyendo descubrí que soy adipta al dulce.
Pondré más atención a esto. Gracias por compartir. Soy nueva en la plataforma pero aprendí a traducir y pude saber de qué trataba su publicación.Saludos.
@ecoTrain QOTW Season 10.3 - My Addictions
Intereting question that everyone must have two things, namely bad and good habits. Thank you.
Thank you @ecotrain here is my entry.
Hello, as required of me, here is my response to the ecotain's question of the week.
Here is my post entry, Read through and contribute
Will try not to miss this edition, I think this question is for everyone to participate cus we can all learn from our habits/addiction wether it be good or bad.
This is the link to my post
I hope it's not too late...
here is my entry link - https://ecency.com/hive-123046/@birjudanak/question-of-the-week-10
Hello here is my entry https://peakd.com/hive-123046/@suchabeaut/ecotrain-question-of-the-week-season-103--my-bad-and-good-habits
This topic is motivating and very important to reflect on our attitudes, thank you for your contribution
Bit of a long read this one, but it is a subject I have a lot of experience with, and somehow ended up writing quite an honest autobiographical post... which did finally end up answering your questions.
But I hope it might have answered a few more questions about the nature of addiction, the most often seen source of addicts' sickness/choices, and how these things can come about. All a bit deep, weighty and real tbh 😉
Anyway, hope you enjoy the oversharing, and if you reach the end of this 2700 monster hats off to you.
Here is my entry
Here is my contribution to the question of the week
Thanks for the opportunity.
Hello, here my post
A lot of people will surely engage in this. Am happy to join this contest. My habit and addiction
Have a nice time reading 😘
The pen dazzles 🖌️
My entry for the contest