Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Clean When I'm Stressed

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 130 People

    Oh Yeah

    And, as a result, my house is spotless right now.
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 30, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    As If Scrubbing Away My Problems...

    I have lived with a great many people, and I think I am the cleanest. My preference is for all things around me to be clean, orderly, and hopefully sanitary. I don't want things to have loose ends or mismatched pieces, and I can't stand the thought of lingering grease, creeping...
    roososo roososo 22-25, F Oct 10, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Get Me the Cleaning Supplies....NOW!

    Oh Boy.....Do I clean when I am stressed!!  There is not a speck of dirt any where.  The floors are spotless, the furniture is vacuumed, the floor trim is wiped down, the rugs are shampooed, even the wall vents get a good washing!  I have even gone so far as to...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog 12919 2 Responses Oct 3, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Yep

    When I start to stress out as to what all I have to do.  I start to tidy and clean so that everything is organised and I have a lot of clear and accessible working areas. Also, much of my stress derives from my non existent filing systes and therefore, tidying is often...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 24, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    House Work

    when i was younger and had small children i used cleaning as a thing to keep me busy because  l could not do anything but stay at home and keep house  the thing i have learned is it was just a subutute for living your live   forget about beening so house pride    go out...
    janiceann34 janiceann34 61-65 May 18, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Cleaning Habbit

    Im sam im 14 and i clean everyday when i get stressed out i clean alot i get stressed out most days and cant help but it but clean i clean my room even if its clean i hate untidyness and dirt i think i have a cleaning problem
    Sammtcleaner Sammtcleaner 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 30, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Gone to India, Hun! See You In 3 Weeks!

    My fiance's father is from India.  This past Christmas, he went back to see his family there with his father.  I was left here in the states alone because the plane ticket is $2000.  I don't have that kind of money to spare really.  I went home and stayed busy...
    TragicWhispers TragicWhispers 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 23, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Now

    I'm a real boy and I clean most of the house a lot, does that make me sexy?
    NoLifeOnEP NoLifeOnEP 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 12, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I'm in philosophical mode almost all the time, but definitely when i'm drunk, anyone for chatting and sharing experiences??? :)
    pibebeto pibebeto 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    it gets worse and worse every time. i have the worst judgement when I'm bored.
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ima just take a nap. That's what I do when I'm bored. I sleep.
    Justadarkhole Justadarkhole 22-25, M Nov 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I do so many stupid things when I'm angry..
    gracegarang101 gracegarang101 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm grateful for everything in my life & for everyone in my life. I just want to say that. But even when I'm around my kids, my mom or whomever, I still feel a bit alone. I'm...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 4 Responses Dec 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    well truthfully, I put my hand in other peoples' pants when I'm bored hah
    LanniLette LanniLette 13-15, F 7 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For some reason, music calms me down. That's why I've chosen music over cutting. When I'm upset, I lock myself up in my room, close the curtains, stick in my headphones, and...
    morekisses morekisses 13-15, F 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I'm bored I polish my nails over and over again. I do one design then remove it put another design and remove it. I also redecorate my cabinet or I call strangers on datelines...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Nov 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I spent all morning preparing on what I'm going to say, put on my finest clothes and shoes made sure my makeup was done and that everything was perfect, for that perfect moment...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This song has been a favorite of mine for a long time. It always comes to mind when I'm feeling especially alone and/or hurt. It was written for Big Kenny's sister who was a...
    CoffeeFlavoredKisses CoffeeFlavoredKisses 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think we've all done this before when someone has asked us what's wrong. I tend to hide it better than some other people can, but some people still see straight through me and...
    lovedownunder lovedownunder 16-17, F Dec 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm bored ;-) :-* xxxxxx
    Lu24642 Lu24642 18-21, F 22 Responses Dec 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Have you ever been pissed off to silence, to the point where you can't even speak even if you wanted to. I'm so ******* done, I'm just sitting here acting like I'm ok so people don...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm so lost right now, i don't know what to do...
    EyelessGlitch EyelessGlitch 13-15, F Nov 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Am Right Now Forgetting :By David Gray I'm Crying To This Because I'm So Confused About Everything
    dessmart1 dessmart1 13-15, F Nov 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1, 2, 3, 1, 2, 3, drink 1, 2, 3, 1, 2, 3, drink 1, 2, 3, 1, 2, 3, drink Throw 'em back 'til I lose count. I'm gonna swing from the chandelier, from the chandelier. I'm gonna live...
    sayuriii sayuriii 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Literally when I am way tired I act like I am on drugs:) Haha and that Is why you don't hang with me after 1:00 a.m
    Pinkaboo168 Pinkaboo168 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Man, I love teasing those young twenty-something year old whippersnappers, letting them think they have a chance with me. I'm loving being such a bit**.
    BlackEyedBean BlackEyedBean 41-45, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I say stupid things during an argument it only gives my H more reason to ignore my demands for resolution. Just thinks I'm a nut. It might be more effective to throw **** at...
    FreyjaInBattle FreyjaInBattle 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everybody around me has somebody to talk to or has close knit of friends and mine lives in Another state so I can't tell her what I want to and my parents will only lie to me and...
    WannbeAnorexic WannbeAnorexic 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    But it's not working No matter what I do, what I try, there's one thing that stays true: my guy friend is ignoring me again and makes it completely obvious, like I'm invisible...
    xxhappilyeverafterxx xxhappilyeverafterxx 13-15, F Dec 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Im so stupid. Get to emotional when I drink and wear my heart on a sleeve. It takes alot for someone to speak out and I can't believe u making me feel bad for it. It's supposed to...
    Bubbalicious93 Bubbalicious93 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    got a notification today of a black mark on my credit thanks to ex not making his car payment..I text him and said next time accept my help..he gets bent out of shape and says I'm...
    chioume chioume 46-50, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wouldn't say philosophical, but it's more just random untrue statements.. It's pretty funny actually. I was at a party a few weekends ago, and I remember telling everybody how...
    qwernia qwernia 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wonder cause it seems like no one would miss me cause people have told me since i was 7 that i I'm better off dead.
    Thatrandompersonme1 Thatrandompersonme1 16-17, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    my birthday is in few hours... I'm sooo drunkk .....I haven't felt this was in awhile the only time I feel good
    cattie1283 cattie1283 18-21, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Going completely mentally naked here: I seem to enjoy flirting with people, making them think I'm sexually available. I seem to do that to older men especially. I don't get why I...
    BlackEyedBean BlackEyedBean 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm feeling really down lately... ever since I got to college I've just felt more and more alone. I dont want to eat, have no energy to get work done, and rarely even want to hang...
    TaylorNicole312 TaylorNicole312 18-21, F Nov 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    He has taken everything away from me and still I smile and be happy he makes me want to tear off my own flesh and just be what he wants and still I smile when he ridicules me...
    boxgirl1987 boxgirl1987 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It looks really bad. For instance: "I I'm a lover of...insert love of whatever here" Doesn't it look moronic? I just have this strange yearning to go through all the headlines and...
    secretme1970 secretme1970 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "Whaat?? That's too deep for me." "No... Idea what you are talking about." "I don't go there." Heard it plenty. I look up at the night sky, and then I turn to my friend or a...
    starkizzed21 starkizzed21 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well this morning I thought I'd tape my cut on my foot ️an not think I went the hole day with it ️an surprisingly it's still there but then I realized before supper that I...
    alannis3733 alannis3733 18-21, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When ah drink ai like to sing wit may macrophon. Ey sing evenesense. evanecence. wut ebr
    roxrockman roxrockman 26-30, F Nov 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Note to self: check iMs tomorrow when you wake up. You may have agreed to have sex with someone that night. :-/
    BlackEyedBean BlackEyedBean 41-45, F 3 Responses Nov 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The things guys think women are turned on by when they're pretending to be women online... Smh.
    BlackEyedBean BlackEyedBean 41-45, F 10 Responses Nov 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ooh! Cute guy at 3 O'clock... 2 O'clock... 1 O'clock... 12 O' clock ..... What's the o clock when you're lying on your back?
    BlackEyedBean BlackEyedBean 41-45, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Amy Winehouse ~ Back To Black We only said goodbye with words I died a hundred times You go back to her And I go back to black
    Monami13 Monami13 13-15, F Nov 18

    Your Response

    Cancel