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

I Let the Little Things In Life Affect My Mood

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 189 People

    Good Mood to Bad Mood In to 60

    I'm trying to figure out if the reason I'm feeling the way I am is because I am ultra sensitive to others energies or if I am just a moody person. For instance.....Most mornings I am happy and chipper even though still drowsy, I come to work and start my day off with a smile...
    sarboo sarboo 21-25, F 2 Responses Jul 11, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Little.

    although it tends to be the bad things that do the affecting, good things in life can do this too. really, i'd prefer it's always the good things. because when the bad things attack, it's never fun to watch. you dont want to be on the receiving end of that wrath. like...
    gypsysoul gypsysoul 22-25, F Jan 22, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Apologising...

    Things someone might say in passing, or something they might do... Maybe something I did that was stupid, or hurtful... I tend to let them get to me, and they usually linger around. I'm constantly replaying it over and over in my head, thinking of other ways I could have/should...
    Polaroids Polaroids 22-25, F Dec 14, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Take Everything Out On The Only Person I Love.

    Okay so i've been with my man a little over 2years now and he's an absolute angel. up until now I had a brilliant relationship and nothing went wrong. but recently i've been snapping at him alot and were arguing alot. I know it's my fault because i always start it...
    Lovestain Lovestain 18-21, F Apr 12, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not Always, But When I Do It's Bad

    Its not little things right now. Its actually a pretty big thing. But when I am super hormonal and pmsing its usually very little things. They just make me snap and ruin everything. Even when i know and acknowledge that it shouldn't...I'm so not okay...
    CrazyHappySad CrazyHappySad 22-25, F Jun 12, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    GRR

    i joined this IRC channel then i encountered a highly vexatious person who kept on typing grammatically incorrect sentences. i tried to correct him but instead of thanking me, he just continued pestering me!! i felt bad but got my cheerful mood back when he finally left the...
    toph toph 22-25 Jul 21, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    GRR

    i joined this IRC channel then i encountered a highly vexatious person who kept on typing grammatically incorrect sentences. i tried to correct him but instead of thanking me, he just continued pestering me!! i felt bad but got my cheerful mood back when he finally left the...
    toph toph 22-25 1 Response Jul 21, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It's a Curse and a Blessing

    Sometimes I really hate it cause someone just has to make any remark that I connect with someone negative and I get depressed immediately. But sometimes someone marks a funny remark and I swept away by it and am in a good mood for the next hours... it can be quite a curse... it...
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 15, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It Sucks

    I think I would be happier if I didn't let every little thing bother me. I find myself getting irritated or pissed off very easily. I wish I could just go with the flow more.
    AscendedOne AscendedOne 26-30, F Jul 4, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It's Something I'm Working On, Though

    As most of you may have read I am extremely impetuous. I have a short-temper, and some say anger problems. Little things can really get to me. I have a problem with feeling real rage over the smallest, most insignificant of things. And it will put me in a terrible mood...
    jasminjane jasminjane 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 19, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    The "Little Things in Life" sometimes turn out to be the GREATEST of all.
    WayfaringStranger WayfaringStranger 51-55, F 3 Responses Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wish people stop blaming others for what's wrong with their lives. Of course life gets hard but what can you do but just keep walking? Sitting and pointing fingers isn't going to...
    maryengelbreitfan maryengelbreitfan 22-25, F Jan 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A single rose so much more said than a dozen. a surprise picnic so much more romantic and intimate than a fancy dinner. a small heart locket with a kiss more personal than 24karat...
    littlesadone littlesadone 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In my experience, there is nothing more perfectly gratifying than waking up in the arms of the person you love. I experienced that feeling today. Though I don't remember many...
    PersonalGenesis PersonalGenesis 22-25, F Jan 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes in the hustle and bussle of everyday life we lose touch of what's really important. With that in mind here is a quote from Martin Luther king ( Life's most persistent...
    Rollingdowntheroad Rollingdowntheroad 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Gifts worth more than gold: Talk to me. Share yourself with me. Let me know you. Listen to me. Laugh with me. Take my hand. Hold me close. Text me just because you were thinking...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes are daily routine takes us away from what's really important in life, perhaps your having a bad day, then out of nowhere a smile and a kind word from a stranger makes you...
    Rollingdowntheroad Rollingdowntheroad 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My birthday is at the end of the month and I'm really looking forward to it. One of the things I'm looking forward to most is the pancakes tradition my friends and I have. When...
    Viviq66 Viviq66 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm a creative person I create different things I make my own jewelry, bracelets earring necklaces n rings; I crochet afghans prayer shawls purses scarves n hats; I make homemade...
    bevS62 bevS62 61-65, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you ever feel sad, depressed, like you can't take it anymore, go for a 5 mile run. Drink 2 bottles of water before. While you run, you will release stress hormones and start...
    andream45 andream45 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was doing the dishes yesterday, having a day where I was in my own world, thinking about life and I was feeling down. My 14 year old son was getting something out of the fridge...
    smile4today smile4today 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Life is like a box of Cracker Jacks to me. You must shake it up once in awhile to get the prize inside....:) W*O*R*D
    GodsGurl69 GodsGurl69 61-65, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Funny how sometimes the smallest things can mean the world to you. We all get caught up in the rush of our everyday lives. But sometimes the smallest of things can really make your...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The small things like the forehead kisses, the showing up unexpected are things that I cherish :)
    Ludjina1415 Ludjina1415 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's the seemingly small things and gestures I will and do remember :)
    thatonegirl360 thatonegirl360 18-21, F Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Gentle rain , praying manti in the garden, and fresh hot popcorn on dreary day,
    pardax pardax 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Most women want to be showered with gifts and roses, and to be catered to ALL of the time. Me? No. I love the fact that he is well put together in his head! ALWAYS for our family...
    MochaBrown76 MochaBrown76 36-40, F Jan 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love how the sun shines directly onto my bed until noon. I cloud watch. It makes me feel like I'm outside lying in the grass.lol
    Luckybird Luckybird 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My phone battery is being a fricken all star today
    SkollHati SkollHati 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A hug and kiss from my daughter. She knows just when I need it. It The love of a child nothing greater.
    DeadHeartsAreEverywhere DeadHeartsAreEverywhere 31-35, F 13 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    *Toaster flriting with the bread !!! lolz
    MzPhoenix MzPhoenix 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Do you think life is fair? “One of the mistakes many of us make is that we feel sorry for ourselves, or for others, thinking that life should be fair, or that someday it will be...
    KemiKill KemiKill 36-40, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sorry I have to rant. My mistake was letting my personal problems, one was my eating disorder (the rest I'd rather not mention) and because I was surrounded by unhappiness it...
    rcmh171822 rcmh171822 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Most of the time we think we don't deserve good in our life. We think we are not worth it. But for once, just for once, i decided not to think and let go. I decided to let go of...
    Dobev Dobev 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    People overlook the small and simple things as people just race against time rushing around getting to places and living the  same old routine life!People underestimate time...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Lately I've been living my life just like I always wanted, I still don’t trust people but I realized that I don’t have to trust every single person I let into my life, I just...
    SmartnDangerous SmartnDangerous 22-25, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's been almost a year. March twelfth will be a year since I threw him out. Sometimes I still miss him, but then I remember everything that happened between us. And it's not even...
    StarlightWincan StarlightWincan 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Accept, Forget and Moving on... Words that are easy to pronounce but quite harder to do because in most cases we tend to hold grudges, regret and kept on blaming other people and...
    ShadesofWhite67 ShadesofWhite67 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I just had the idea to watch an anime that I watched about 2 and a half years ago. It had been a while since I watched it, and I really loved it, so decided it was time to watch...
    PlumFudge PlumFudge 18-21, F Jan 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I always thought something big and great was going to happen to me. I was always waiting for that to happen. In the meantime, I worked, married, had children, etc. I finally...
    Camille7 Camille7 46-50, F 6 Responses Dec 31, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I got the sweetest letter ever yesterday, it makes me swoon! Dearest ..., Hi there, me here. Been thinking about you steady for two solid days. Had to take a break, so I gave in...
    b1tch2u b1tch2u 31-35 Jan 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1) I'm a professional model 2) I've played basketball and soccer for 12 years!! 3) My biggest role model in life is my father (RIP daddio) 4) I'm an art enthusiast 5) I love the...
    lpfeffer22 lpfeffer22 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Every night I thank the universe that I am alive to see another beautiful day. To be blunt, I don't take life very seriously. I used to care a lot about how people saw me, but I've...
    rachh4321 rachh4321 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i was pretty close to my mom. i mean, she was everything to me. she was the only person that understands me truly. the only person that listened. the only person that gets me. the...
    flxwrs flxwrs 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Oh how I wish to be little again...being happy over little things, not worrying about anything...bills, relationships, etc. To believe that your parents will always be there...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I treat every day like I could be my last ( I enjoy all the little things like just being with friends)... 😀
    Keiran1447 Keiran1447 16-17, M Jan 7

    Your Response

    Cancel