This Bipolar Life: Remind me. Please.

I've never thought of myself as someone who would need a small sapling worth of post-its just to keep me organized. I have a paper organizer. I have a fancy-dancy digital organizer. I have my phone calendar and notes. Hell, I even have a "sticky notes" app on my laptop. Why so many? Because I … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Remind me. Please.

This Bipolar Life: Professional Mania

Here's a story I've never shared: About two years ago I bought a new car, okay I did so with a loan, but I still put my ass in a new class of manic, even for me. Brand new. I didn’t even test drive it. Nothing. They pulled it up and I signed the papers. … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Professional Mania

Marijuana and Bipolar Disorder

Hello my bipolar friends, followers, and fans. Today we're going to talk about a controversial topic in the treatment of bipolar disorder: Marijuana aka Weed/Cannabis or CBD and its effect on the body and mind while dealing with the condition. Fortunately for me I have been able to try several different kinds of variants and … Continue reading Marijuana and Bipolar Disorder

This Bipolar Life: Twice Over

So, this bipolar thing is pretty much a pain in the neck but it gets even worse when there are co-occurring disorders. What does that mean? It’s when there are more than one disorder in a person, related or not. In my experience I developed a few additional disorders over the past several years. It’s … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Twice Over

This Bipolar Life: News Roundup – 8/31/18

These are a few articles that I found helpful over the past couple of weeks that I really felt compelled to share. I believe they offer new insights or approaches that might be helpful to some with this condition. I would truly appreciate comments at the end to help make sure you are getting the … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: News Roundup – 8/31/18