Monthly Archives: June 2015

Being a Mother with mental illness (Part 3 – Final)

So far in these posts I have talked about how I hated the thought of being a mother with mental illness, how it made me feel, how I thought I was hurting my family by having a mental illness. But … Continue reading

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Days like these

I am irritated today, it came on quickly and I don’t know why. It has been a week of not the best sleep, some moderate anxiety off and on, and our youngest son has been sick almost the entire week. … Continue reading

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Being a Mom with Mental Illness (part 2)

Because I had mental illness I thought I would not be good enough. I would not be a good enough person, I would not be a good enough wife and I would not be a good enough mother. I thought … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day

Father’s day is a bittersweet day for me.  I lost my Dad when I was just 13 years old, so for years it was a sad day, but one filled with lots of memories.  On Father’s day, I would often … Continue reading

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Being a Mom with mental illness (Part 1)

Being a mom with mental illness was a difficult sentiment for me. I found out I was pregnant and immediately stopped going to therapy. My Psychiatrist and Psychologist were concerned, while I was adamant that I was okay and I … Continue reading

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The Mirror

A few years ago for quite a few months, close on a year actually….. I was unable to look in the mirror. I hated what I saw there. Actually, hate is not a strong enough word, I despised the reflection … Continue reading

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Writers Block

I am so frustrated right now. Because I cannot write. I am on the verge of tears because I am unable to put words together to make something worth posting. I cannot even get my mind wrapped around a topic … Continue reading

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