Life has a tendency to throw curve balls when you least expect it, making it a wonderful, exhausting, stressful experience. A lot of time and effort is dedicated to the various aspects of our lives whether it be work, family or friends. On top of that, there is the daily upkeep of our existence that…… Continue reading Small Victories in Mental Illness
**Trigger Warning*** This post deals with a possible sexual assault. If you are deeply effected by these types of experiences, please do not read. October 2014 was a crazy time for me. The Second and I had broken up, and I was trying to figure out just exactly what I had done wrong. It came…… Continue reading Struggling to Categorize
As a child, this is what I knew to be true. I grew up and was a part of the greatest nation in the world. We didn’t stand for injustice and felt all people deserved the chance to improve themselves and their lot in life. Regardless of your skin color, your religion or country of…… Continue reading The Land of the Frearful
Welcome to 2017!!! The new year has finally begun, and I’m rather sure I’m in the majority when I say it was so good to 2016 end. It seems almost everyone I know had a rough year, myself included, and it’s good to feel like there is a new start. I know it’s been a…… Continue reading Ringing in the New Year – What I learned in 2016 and what I want for 2017
My mom came for a visit this weekend. We got to spend some much needed time together, and of course, I milked her visit for some assistance in cleaning my place. Lol. I can only clean on the weekends so why not wait till the morning she visits? I’m horrible; I know…haha. My place is…… Continue reading Don’t Say the D Word!
As I’m sure many of you are aware that World Mental Health Day recently passed. I’ve seen several blog posts on it already, and I’m hoping I can provide my own unique perspective and opinion without boring anyone or beating a dead horse. That’s the phrase, correct? What a disturbing image! How did that even…… Continue reading Mental Health: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
Welcome to October! It’s finally Autumn here in the Northeast, and everyone I know is currently loving it. Sunny, beautiful days without the humidity. My week isn’t fully over as Comic Con hasn’t ended, but the work week has and that’s what I use as my weekly indicator. Something I Learned: Banging your head against…… Continue reading October 7 Weekly Wrap Up