I went on a cruise in January and did a Belle …

I went on a cruise in January and did a Belle Disneybound for dinner with lovely bows from an Esty seller and my Hot Topic Belle dress and necklace. I got so many compliments, finally feeling like my true self was validated. My mom judges me so hard to doing things like this, but with depression, anxiety, and self-esteem ruining me for so long, this was the sign I needed to keep going. Maybe one day I, an anxious black girl, can audition for a princess party company!