Buy Nothing Project

Two years ago, Carolina and her family moved to Long Beach, MS from Oregon. Where she used to live, she was part of a Facebook Group called Buy Nothing Project. She decided to start her own chapter here in our little town. It wasn’t long before half the town, mainly women of course but thereContinue reading “Buy Nothing Project”

Addiction

I can’t believe I am going to tell you all this. I hope it helps others about what I am fixing to confess. I’m not proud of it but these days it is common, sadly enough. I am in Recovery but really need to be recovering from Recovery. What do I mean, you say. First,Continue reading “Addiction”

Vraylar Review

I changed my psychiatrist several months back. He was treating me for anxiety and depression. I had explained that I had been treated for bipolar for 20+ years. He still believed that my symptoms were from anxiety and depression. He had me on 10mg Buspar twice a day, Prozac every morning and 100mg Lamictal forContinue reading “Vraylar Review”

Chucky

I have mentioned Chucky before. I want to introduce you to ‘him’. Chucky is my pituitary adenoma or aka brain tumor. I gave it that name because it likes to wreck havoc on my life. I have learned to laugh at it because of some of the things it likes to cause me to do.Continue reading “Chucky”

Depression

Having Bipolar I have dealt with depression many times. It is loaded with worthlessness, lots of tears and irritability. The days fly by and you have no interest in anything, let alone energy and motivation to do something. For me, depression is being in darkness that consumes me and falling into a dark hole graspingContinue reading “Depression”

Anxiety

Do you know what anxiety feels like? Well, let me explain to you how it can take over your life. Anxiety affects people in different ways. Imagine the worst possible scenario that can happen to you. This is intrusive thought. You get caught up in the moment. This is excessive worry. You start breathing heavilyContinue reading “Anxiety”

My Childhood Dream

When we were kids, we were asked what we wanted to be when we grew up. Most of us never became what we wanted to accomplish as kids. Did you want to be a doctor, policeman, fireman or an attorney? I didn’t. In the beginning I wanted to be a vetenarian. My dad was aContinue reading “My Childhood Dream”