The 2015 Fuck It List: #4. Whether or Not You Think I’m “Woo-Woo”

Back in 2014, I posted my 2014 Fuck It List based on and inspired by this most excellent post:

Welcome to my Fuck It list. Fourteen things I’m going to stop giving a fuck about in 2014. Because, as important as it is to push yourself to be a healthier, more compassionate person, that can be downright impossible. Refusing to give a fuck, however, isn’t just easy — it’s kind of awesome.

{Prehistoric Amber} The Fuck It List: 2014 |

So fuck it. Here are the fourteen things I’m going to stop worrying about come 2014.

– 14 Fucks I Refuse To Give In 2014

This year, I’ve made a list of 15 Things I Refuse To Give a Fuck About In 2015 (capitalized, because it’s IMPORTANT). But instead of trying to write and post a huge massive manifesto all at once, I decided to instead break my list down into bite-sized pieces.

15 Fucks I Refuse To Give In 2015

The 2015 Fuck It List | AmberLCarter.comWHETHER OR NOT YOU THINK I’M “WOO-WOO”

Let’s get this straight – I’m a dangerous babe who loves a lot of cool-ass shit. I feed my brain a lot of science, logic, politics, and tech (okay…some tech). I’m also wholly invested in meditation, intention-setting, essential oils, yoga, natural wellness, and self-help.

All of those things influence my life and thinking.

But when it comes to life-changers, the latter is where it’s at for me.

I used to be a little afraid that people would dismiss me as dumb, weird and/or air-headed for being into this stuff, mainly because I remembered when I used to dismiss it as hippie-dippie, new-aged weirdness. But one of my favorite things has become finding ways to teach and talk about all of these things in a fun(ny), balls-out way. When I started crafting my Sex, Sleep & Emotions essential oil class and began putting together a gathering of cool chicks for New Moon / Full Moon parties, it felt like things had come full circle. I could spend all day losing myself in the study, practice, and teaching of this stuff, and after writing, it’s the top thing I want to invest my energy into. And it’s good for me: I – and others around me – can tell when I’m vibing with this stuff, because it calms me down and mellows me out and makes me an all-out more rad person to be around. Can’t beat that.

So basically, I no longer give a fuck what anyone else thinks when I post a photo of my Full Moon bath ritual or tweet about something I read in a self-help book.

Unless you like it. In which case, welcome to this cool world I’m a part of. People are really rad and happy here, and we can teach you some neat new tricks on how to be rad and happy, too.



Tell me: What do you refuse to give a fuck about in 2015? 

Pssst: Everyone who comments on any and all 2015 Fuck It List posts will be entered into a drawing to win a $15 Gift Card from Amazon. Because fuck not being able to buy that new self-help book you’ve been eyeing.

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About Amber L.

Hi! I'm Amber. I've been telling stories with books and blogs since 2004. I also spent 10 years working as a behavior therapist, which I now put to proper use by publishing thought pieces and dissertations on '80s pop music and the defining TV shows of our current times ('The Bachelor', 'Vanderpump Rules', etc). I can also be credited with single-handedly ruining the city of Portland, OR just by moving here.

2 comments on “The 2015 Fuck It List: #4. Whether or Not You Think I’m “Woo-Woo”

  1. I also don’t give a F about whether anyone thinks I’m woo-woo. Also I’ve decided to not care if people think I’m arrogant. I’m not. They’re wrong. Over it.

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