I’ve not blogged for ages so I thought I’d come and say hello. Its coming unto the 5th anniversary of my diagnosis so I thought it would be a good time to reflect. So I’ll start off with things that have changed over the last 5 years. Medication – I’ve taken a cocktail of meds… Continue reading Five Years On…..
In a word…..Yes very much so. I am afraid of who I am, I’m afraid of the symptoms I can’t control, I’m afraid that at any minute my brain we just decided to cause me horrific feelings, I’m afraid of being too happy, I’m afraid of how I come across to others and I’m afraid… Continue reading Afraid of who you are??
Good evening everyone, My gorgeous hubby is joining this blog post tonight. As many of you know (unfortunately) that mental illness not only affects the sufferer but also close family members and friends. However the family members and friends seemed to be overlooked so its important that we hear the voices and opinions of loved… Continue reading I’m very proud of my blog
Hi everyone I hope your all well and prepared for Autumn I’ve had loads going on….. busy haberdashery City & Guilds still ongoing (but passed another module today 🙂 ), and a holiday to Lanzarote. Mix it with a bit of a mixed episode and that’s where I’m at. The Haberdashery is growing all of… Continue reading Its been a while….
Ok so have Bipolar but I still think I’m lucky 🙂 Why??? Because I’ve got my husband. We celebrated our 10th wedding anniversary last week. We’ve been together for 15 years in total. Most of the time he’s very calming, loving, caring, funny, inspiring and a fantastic Dad, the rest of the time he’s acts… Continue reading Yes I am lucky
You can’t really plan anything when you have a mental health disorder because lets face it we can never tell how we are going to feel one day to the day. We can only do our best. And if I’m being honest nothing ever goes to plan anyway. Take the things I make for instance……I… Continue reading Bipolar Plan x
Its been quite a week, haberdashery has been busy, loads of coursework completed and finished a textile art piece. Family divides have been causing a few problems this week so I’ve thrown myself at my latest coursework to keep my mind occupied. I’m currently working on a City & Guilds Machine Embroidery Course. My current… Continue reading Staying Calm