Bipolar Disorder, Everyday Life, Uncategorized

Enhancing What I’ve Been Given

At this point in my life, I wear make up nearly every day, except on the weekends unless I am going out for a meal.  If I am just running errands on a Saturday or Sunday, I usually do not doll myself up.  I just go bare faced and let the world see me as… Continue reading Enhancing What I’ve Been Given

Bipolar Disorder, Everyday Life, Uncategorized

Weathering Storms like a Tree

When you look at a tree, what do you see? When I look at a tree, what do I see?  I see a structure of strength and resilience. What stands before me is a creation of durability, something that weathers many seasons. It is a formation that goes through storm after storm relying on its… Continue reading Weathering Storms like a Tree

Bipolar Disorder, Everyday Life, Uncategorized

Bella’s Babbles: Friday Edition 3/8/2019

Much like last Friday, words are not coming to me as clearly as they have in days and weeks previously, so this blog may be amazing or it may be less than stellar, you and I are both in for a surprise. Things I do know is that once again it is Friday, and this… Continue reading Bella’s Babbles: Friday Edition 3/8/2019

Everyday Life, Uncategorized

Bella Babbles: Friday Edition 3/1/2019

Happy first day in March!~ It is crazy to me that we are already in the third month of the year.  January seemed to be one big Monday that was never ending and then February was a Friday, Saturday, Sunday on a loop and zoomed by.  I wonder what March holds for us. I am… Continue reading Bella Babbles: Friday Edition 3/1/2019

Everyday Life, Uncategorized

Online Shopping and In store Pick Ups

I love to shop.  There is no question about it.  It is my Achilles heal.  The thing that has always gotten me in trouble and the thing the continues to lure me into the dark side like an evil spirit or a siren calling my name as if I am a ship headed toward the… Continue reading Online Shopping and In store Pick Ups

Bipolar Disorder, Everyday Life, Uncategorized

Bella’s Babbles: Friday Edition 2/22/19

Where to start, where to start…. It has been quite a week… a week that has been quiet, quiet in the mind, quiet in the mouth, quiet schedule wise… just all around quiet. We have been experiencing rain in my region and bitter cold temperatures (in the 30’s in the morning, which IS bitter, considering… Continue reading Bella’s Babbles: Friday Edition 2/22/19

Bipolar Disorder, Everyday Life

A Day of Mindfulness

Sunday I had the opportunity to spend the day at a mindfulness conference.  It was part of the mindfulness class that I am taking and although it was not required, it was highly suggested that we attend the day long retreat as a way to move deeper into our practice.  Insert an influx in my… Continue reading A Day of Mindfulness