anorexia, Bipolar Disorder, Uncategorized

Self-care Sundays

Sunday morning was spent baking up a storm, gluten free cakes, of course.  In previous years I have been known to make castle of cakes and have even completed wedding cakes for a few brides.  But, when the mental break down of 2016 stormed through, the creativity that used to swell within me, dried up… Continue reading Self-care Sundays

anorexia, Bipolar Disorder, Uncategorized

Grandma’s Table

It’s a very basic, oak, round table that comfortably seats four people, but when extended can seat up to eight.  There are panels that hold up the sides of the table where two people will always hit their knees.  And when the family sits down together for a steak dinner and starts to cut their… Continue reading Grandma’s Table

anorexia, Bipolar Disorder, Uncategorized

Side Effect: Weight Gain

It’s been a week since we made further changes to my medication.  Increased the Vraylar (mood stabilizer) and stopped the use of the Wellbutrin (anti-depressant).  I am neither manic nor depressed, so I suppose I am in the sweet spot.  I feel a bit subdued though, not as happy as I had been in the… Continue reading Side Effect: Weight Gain