This Bipolar Life: Bipolar Parenting Pitfalls

In my house we talk about my bipolar openly. My children, for better or worse, are part of the care circle that surrounds me. Now that they are older will ask me if I'm having a "bipolar moment" or am really just upset or over-excited about something. I have always been open about my bipolar … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Bipolar Parenting Pitfalls

This Bipolar Life: Exploring Boundaries

Actually the weekend was fairly good and then late Saturday afternoon presented us with free tickets for the kids to go to Emerald City Comic Con, something they have always wanted to do and involves a huge amount of fun (and tons people - we're talking 80,000). So at crack of dawn Sunday morning arrives and as … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Exploring Boundaries

This Bipolar Life: Dinner and a movie

Do you ever take things more personally than others might? Has someone ever done something that is perfectly normal, acceptable, perhaps even reasonable and yet you still found it offensive to you in some way? Well bipolar brains experience that a lot. Here's a very brief tale of how I went through that just last … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Dinner and a movie