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…..
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….
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
All mental health disorders are effected by triggers. Triggers cause drops in moods, anxiety, panic attacks and in Bipolar cases they can cause a high. Triggers can vary from social situations, life events, people, illness and a long list of other things. I’ve always had it drilled in to me to recognise my triggers and… Continue reading Triggers
As many of you know Bipolar is an unpredictable condition. You can’t rely on medication alone. I suppose we have to learn the hard way to see what works and what doesn’t. For me its family, friends, love, crafts and meds of course. I’ve really thrown myself into crafting over the last couple of years… Continue reading Loving Life
So last time I posted I had just passed a City & Guild in Design and Stitch, well I’ve caught the bug and now I’m working my way through the machine embroidery course which I’m really enjoying. I did have a few weeks break before starting the new course some I did manage to chill… Continue reading Confidence doesn’t come naturally ! I’m driving me insane!
Hi everyone, I’m still doing well and I hope it continues. I’m still working extremely hard and trying new techniques of textile art. I’ve sent all of my coursework off now to be checked and verified so I should get my results after the Easter hols. So now I’ve finished all my modules I can… Continue reading Doing well and life is good x