The Mountains We Are Given

I was inspired today by this quote I found from the Goddess Rachel Hollis herself: Living with bipolar 1 is like constantly climbing a mountain. With mania you are hiking a steep, treacherous mountain, about to fall off. When you finally get to the top, you barely have enough oxygen left to survive the fall […]

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Being Bipolar is Hard Work

Being bipolar is hard work. Seriously. It’s work. I have to work at keeping my strong emotions in check. I have to work at recognizing my symptoms of mania and depression and figure out how to stop them in their tracks. I have to work at being a good wife and daughter and friend to […]

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I’m not writing this for you.

I’m not writing this for you. This is for me. I’m blunt deal with it.  I have been called headstrong. Honestly I wear that title with pride. I’m a STRONG, driven woman.  So if you have  a problem with that, there’s the door. Let’s get this out of the way: Im Bipolar. I was diagnosed […]

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