I chose yesterday of all days, to turn off the feature that had me pre-approve all comments on my posts. I chose to do this because of the way my … Continue reading My Retort
The Problem There are so many issues as a result of mental health stigma. At the most basic, stigma discriminates and alienates people who are pretty rough on themselves already. … Continue reading Fighting Mental Health Stigma
I find myself in an all too familiar battle. With me. I’m at a point in my life where I’m unsure of my purpose. Like I said, it’s familiar, but … Continue reading It’s Not Really About Me
Yesterday marked two years since my husband left this realm of reality that is our planet, Earth. He is out there now on the ultimate adventure and a part of … Continue reading My Sweet, Sweet Husband
If I am to be honest, I have been a cheater and a liar before. In fact, I had an affair during my first marriage which ultimately ended the relationship. … Continue reading Cheaters and Liars
Mental illness showed up in me at a young age, beginning with O.C.D. and morphing into full blown depression by my teen years. Although those things were difficult to deal … Continue reading The Kids Are NOT Alright
Featured photo: cafepress.com Gifs: giphy.com Someone asked me today if I’m ever happy. This question followed a bitch out session by yours truly. I had a good reason to bitch, … Continue reading Am I Ever Happy?
My mother-in-law is amazing in many ways. She is intelligent, compassionate, driven, and always tries to understand where someone is coming from; even if that someone is different from her. … Continue reading The Suicide Moms: Not Your Average Heros
Photo credit: Adobe Spark Post Statistics and some paragraphs including relevant information from the American Journal Of Preventative Medicine Click here for the most up to date guide about Domestic … Continue reading Intimate Partner Violence & Mental Health
I haven’t written anything recently because my momma got sick. I mean, really sick. We have known she has COPD from years of smoking cigarettes. She was smoking two packs … Continue reading My Momma, The Fighter
Is it OK to be friends with your partner’s ex? This is definitely a classic conundrum in the dating and relationship world. I say, sure! Especially if there are any … Continue reading Is It Ok To Be Friends With Your Partner’s Ex?
The thing about epiphanies, is they happen to you when you least expect it. In a matter of moments, you gain clarity and think, “Wow, so I’m an even bigger … Continue reading Oh, An Epiphany