Mental Health Hacks

I Fought Bipolar and Bipolar Almost Won – the beginning of my mental illness journey

At 18 years old, I was dog-sitting for a family friend who was on vacation.  I was lounging on the couch working on a paper for a college class and petting the dogs while the TV was on in the background.  It was a lovely night, until demons started talking to me. Your first psychotic… Continue reading I Fought Bipolar and Bipolar Almost Won – the beginning of my mental illness journey

Mental Health Hacks

In the Beginning of Mental Illness: Diary Entry 2016

Summary of journal entries from 2006, two years into my mental illness struggles.  I had just gotten engaged, diagnosed with bipolar and working on a new medical cocktail. ** I have a foreign thing living inside of me, taking over my thoughts and actions. I am wondering if I will ever be enough.  The tasks… Continue reading In the Beginning of Mental Illness: Diary Entry 2016

Mental Health Hacks

Evolving : How To Make a Website. Learning in real time how to make a blog

Hello! This page is going to be evolving in life time as I try to figure out what the heck I am doing with making a website. I googled A LOT and settled on this post from Penny Hoarder to help me out.  They are not kidding with the title “Ultimate Beginners Guide”.  I chose… Continue reading Evolving : How To Make a Website. Learning in real time how to make a blog