43 and counting..... (look at that Senior Picture tho, ain't nothing changed since 17) Never in a million years did I imagine the life I have now, I was supposed to be an Interior Designer in Atlanta, married, no kids. HA! HA! picture that! Today, at 43, I have many layers to my life, being … Continue reading #TBT Class of John Marshall High 93
Even when I'm drowning, I am still persistent in my drive to get what I want by any means necessary. I have been grappling with an emotionally charged issue for the last month and while I feel like everything is crumbling around me I know it's actually not. But sometimes you just have those creeping … Continue reading Persistence is my middle name
"Don't Quit, Keep Walking, Keep Trying, There is Help and Happiness Ahead.....Lots of It!" Jeffery R. Holland I haven't booked a client in a while, is this worth it? Can I really do this? Can I afford to TRY? Am I enough to do this? With Bipolar, your mind is always racing telling you little … Continue reading #MondayMotivation: Just Keep Going
Looky Looky here, this was my ideal weight, size 14 on my terms no diet nothing, I was super excited and proud. My current goal is to get back there, right now in a 16 due to my medication for bipolar. I am eating everything I can get my hands on, no joke. But I … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday: Keep Calm and Carry On
I anticipated my first two weeks of March being hard, especially with the recent separation, birthday (12th), filing for divorce (13th) and anniversary (15th) all in the next two weeks. But also having another issue come up, is threatening my mental health. I am confused on my next steps and if I am projecting or … Continue reading Helpless
I know in real life its not a failure, but in my heart it is. I'm thankful for those who see me as someone strong, I have a coworker who always remarks on how she admires me, how strong she thinks I am at work. It inspires me in the times when I'm literally crying … Continue reading This too shall pass
I've been wrestling with the amount of transparency to share in regards to everything on my blog. I'm an open book but how do I express when I'm physically, mentally, and emotionally struggling in other areas? So I've been quiet, allowing my emotions to get the best of me, and just praying. But today, my … Continue reading Manic Monday…..
Very interesting statistic, it was just being recognized as a disability when I applied for my daughter. The key to my expedited service was preparation. I requested a copy of every document when we received services so when I submitted application they rarely need to wait for paperwork. I had copies made into a binder, … Continue reading 1 in 3 on Disability Have Mental Disorder; 42.9% in D.C. | CNS News
I realized today that, not feeling well and ignoring it was a precipitating factor in my reaction to the criticism that should've been routine. I have had so much going on that Ive ignored some major signs but its time to get back on my grind. I've never been weak and I don't plan to … Continue reading Ah ha moment
Today, I allowed some harsh criticism to get at me so bad at work that my whole demeanor has been affected. I usually don't allow this but I been trying so hard to do so much that, today was my warning sign to step back before I start cycling. Posted from WordPress for Android by … Continue reading Just Breathe!