Please do not confuse having a bad day, week or even a month with being depressed. It’s insulting to the growing number of people suffering, mainly in silence, from this debilitating illness. On the other hand, if you are currently depressed...―
Yesterday, following my post ‘Why The Stigma?‘ and the comments that ensued I came to realise that even when I was depressed my greatest tool was talking. The 10 years I spent scrapping the bottom of the barrel were not spent in ...―
Back in 2003, I went from being a happy, outgoing, strong person to a gibbering wreck that spent most of her time in bed, either sleeping or crying. Nothing made sense any more, I’d lost the plot, lost control and I hated myself for it. The...―
When you break a leg, you go to the ER, have the bone reset and wear a plaster. For a while, you walk around with the aid of crutches. If only it were that simple when the brain overloads and breaks down. Unfortunately, there is no reset for the...―
For the first 30 odd years of my life, I was gifted with a picture perfect memory. I could remember entire conversations verbatim, what people wore the first time I met them, and a plethora of other information. I was always a confident person, ...―
There is nothing remotely fun about being depression, unlike having a bad day, you won’t find yourself laughing about it somewhere down the road… You may well find yourself suffering from some or all of the following symptoms: Feeling...―
In my twenties, I loved reading, cooking and myself. I fought every battle that came my way. I lost my temper frequently, and had no patience. The first time around, back in 2003, things got so bad that I went to see a Doctor, who put me on an...―
It has been quite a while since I have written anything on this blog. The last few months have thrown a number of obstacles and challenges my way and I seem to have let them get to me. I already face the big obstacle of hypothyroidism. This makes ...―
The last couple of weeks have been really difficult to stick with the vegan regimen and to stay focused on exercise, etc. I am not sure what is going on mentally with me, but it seems that perhaps the stress of finding employment, or perhaps the...―
This last week has been a challenge. My greatest support and cheerleader has been gone in San Diego all week. As a result, I have let myself do what I do best…get engrossed in online work at my computer, no matter what it is. In many ...―
I’ll start off with the Good News. This morning I weighed in at 439.8, my first time under 440 in a couple of years. I am now over 17 pounds down. The Vegan stuff is doing me good. Now for the bad… Julianne left for San Diego...―
The last couple of weeks have been doozies for both my wife and me. We were working on a some major projects and time has slipped by us. Momentum has slacked a bit as a result. But, I have not given up, quit or determined that this is not for ...―
I had every intention of posting this week's Menu Plan when I got home from my high school ...
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