“Hey mom…”

“Hey mom can you…?” or “Hey mom I forgot my…” or how about, “Hey mom, can you make me…?” Sound familiar? To moms around the world I’m sure they do. The amusing, or frustrating, aspect of this behavior makes us laugh with hilarity. I had to put a pillow over my face to hide the … Continue reading “Hey mom…”

News or Sanity? Neither? Both? My Take

Today’s news is filled with so many vile things popping up every day it can be difficult to keep up sometimes, even when you really want to. For people with mental illness times like these make it difficult to keep a positive view and be hopeful about the future. However, it’s not impossible. There are … Continue reading News or Sanity? Neither? Both? My Take

This Bipolar Life: Fake it ’til You Make It Baby!

Now, there is only so much my brain can do to think my mind into believing things are better than they feel (because, you know I get my own special brand of funky symptoms) but there are three things in my "Fake it 'til you make it" toolkit I thought I'd share for folks who are down in the dumps … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Fake it ’til You Make It Baby!

This Bipolar Life: Silly Towels

I can be at the happiest place on earth (and I was) and still be miserable. There I was surrounded by Mickey and all his friends only to feel like a terrible parent because I couldn't find five matching souvenirs. That's right, I wanted five souvenirs that matched and would last a while so the … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Silly Towels