I have been doing this for 8 years now which is funny because many of the topics I have spoken on are still very relevant today to the point that I don’t even have to say anything. I just copy the link to one of my blog posts. I don’t know if that’s lazy, good, or bad. Oh well!
Just as there are bad days, there are good days. I appreciate the good days when they come and sometimes we have to focus on the positive to make it through the bad days.
There’s a LOT Going On in this World I have a lot of thoughts on a daily basis and there is always something that happens that, in some way, impacts me. Not too long ago, I wrote about minding out own business especially if it doesn’t impact you ( see Why You Have to LearnContinue reading “Coming Soon”
Sometimes it’s best that I don’t look at the traits or qualities of people that have bipolar disorder. I sometimes use it as a crutch or an explanation for some of my irrational actions or lack of motivation. But how do you tell when your actions ARE a direct result of your mental illness? BipolarContinue reading “Don’t Use Your Mental Illness as a Crutch”
As I point out often, I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2009 after being put into an institution for a short time. One thing I have always stressed to people that were interested in me since I was 20 (I’m 40 now) is that I take medication. When I received my first diagnosis ofContinue reading “Dating a Person with a Diagnosed Mental Illness, Could You Do It? Should You Do It?”
Everyone’s view of dating isn’t the same as yours so there are some things you sometimes have to learn the hard way when it comes to dating. Let me help save you some embarrassment.
In my previous blogs, I have talked a lot about being the skinny black girl that people constantly reminded that men didn’t want. I was often made fun of for being slim and I actually ate a lot. People felt that I didn’t have the right to exercise at the gym because I was slim.Continue reading “What Joy Do You Get From Making Fun of Overweight People?”
Monday: I think I was either going to have a nervous breakdown or throw myself off the balcony. It was SOOO hard. I woke my daughter up for school and made three discoveries that made me nuts. Saturday, I had noticed that there was a lot of kitty litter on the floor and I ASSumedContinue reading “This Week Was a Roller Coaster”
Fun huh? Well, I got diagnosed on April 1st. One would think I would be distraught and horribly upset but quite the contrary. You see, I had been working out at least 5 days a week and eating right yet just gaining and gaining more weight. I couldn’t figure it out. I was tired andContinue reading “So I Have Diabetes”