As I point out often, I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2009 after being put into an institution for a short time. One thing I have always stressed to people that were interested in me since I was 20 (I’m 40 now) is that I take medication. When I received my first diagnosis ofContinue reading “Dating a Person with a Diagnosed Mental Illness, Could You Do It? Should You Do It?”
Everyone’s view of dating isn’t the same as yours so there are some things you sometimes have to learn the hard way when it comes to dating. Let me help save you some embarrassment.
In my previous blogs, I have talked a lot about being the skinny black girl that people constantly reminded that men didn’t want. I was often made fun of for being slim and I actually ate a lot. People felt that I didn’t have the right to exercise at the gym because I was slim.Continue reading “What Joy Do You Get From Making Fun of Overweight People?”
Monday: I think I was either going to have a nervous breakdown or throw myself off the balcony. It was SOOO hard. I woke my daughter up for school and made three discoveries that made me nuts. Saturday, I had noticed that there was a lot of kitty litter on the floor and I ASSumedContinue reading “This Week Was a Roller Coaster”
Fun huh? Well, I got diagnosed on April 1st. One would think I would be distraught and horribly upset but quite the contrary. You see, I had been working out at least 5 days a week and eating right yet just gaining and gaining more weight. I couldn’t figure it out. I was tired andContinue reading “So I Have Diabetes”
So many people have a problem with people being single. I like being single. At one point, I was actively looking for love because I had felt what I thought true love felt like for the first time (it occurred in my early 30s). I subsequently had my heart broken but that man let meContinue reading “Can I Be Single In Peace?”
Well, it’s almost Mother’s Day and I know people like to celebrate the moms and all that good stuff (I STARTED writing this before Mother’s Day and it is now 5/19, yes, I know I suck at this). It’s hard being a good mom sometimes. Great moms make it look easy but it’s really hardContinue reading “Good Moms”