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

Bipolar Disorder, Everyday Life, Uncategorized

When You Wake Up Sad

What do you do, when you wake up sad? There are so many things that you can do when you start the day feeling like there is a rain cloud that is raining tiny rain drops directly on your head, even though it feels like there is not much that you can do.  This morning,… Continue reading When You Wake Up Sad

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

Bipolar Disorder, Everyday Life, Uncategorized

Country Club Cruisers Swim Team

Way back when, in the 90’s, when I was a girl/tween, I was on a swim team… the Country Club Cruisers.  Our team colors, if I remember correctly were blue and bright pink and our mascot was a penguin.  It was a swim team that was part of the community pool and it was the… Continue reading Country Club Cruisers Swim Team

Bipolar Disorder, Everyday Life, Uncategorized

Bears, Bananas and Batman

It was a mere weeks ago that I was having problems with leaving the house due to the high levels of anxiety that was looping through my head.  The fears of what could happen and what would I do if X and Y would happen, made it more than just a struggle to step out… Continue reading Bears, Bananas and Batman

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