I am writing a quick short blog tonight to ask you all for your thoughts and prayers. Ben and I are going through a lot right now.
As many of you already know, I talk to my cat. A lot. In fact, if I ever do write a book it's probably going to be addressed to my cat. It's just a lot easier for me to talk to Daisy. She doesn't judge me.
I was feeling super proud of myself today. I've been trying to drink more water and eat more fruit lately. I went to Giant and got myself some strawberries.
Sometimes you just have to order yourself a cake for no reason. That's exactly what I did. *CLICK IMAGE FOR FULL BLOG POST*
I think that we in the mental health community need to remember to be gentle with others. Most people can't comprehend constantly battling with your own thoughts and feelings. My experience today was awful and demeaning. *CLICK IMAGE FOR FULL BLOG POST*
This is going to be difficult to write because it's difficult stuff to talk about and my thoughts are all over the place, but here I go. I'm not doing well mentally. Physically I'm doing pretty well. Mentally I'm completely unstable. *CLICK IMAGE FOR FULL BLOG POST*
I started doing embroidery. Best manic purchase ever. I'm almost done with it. I just have to learn the satin stitch to finish her up. I got this kit from OddAnaStitch on Etsy *CLICK IMAGE FOR FULL BLOG POST*
Most people who have a basic understanding of bipolar disorder understand mania to be a "euphoric" state. This is NOT correct. Yes, sometimes we do feel euphoric and like superheroes that can't die which is super dangerous. But there is so much more to it than that. *CLICK IMAGE FOR FULL BLOG POST*