So.. Bad week for me the last 7 or 8 days. Kids acting up, I’m sooo sleepy, depressed and just overall miserable. My dark cloud was definitely moving in and setting up house but then yesterday I got one of my online orders delivered to my desk and it instantly perked me up!! I can’t … Read more Shopping kills dark clouds.
Now before my friends and family call me to “talk me down of a bridge”, I’m not on a bridge and I’m ok today! I’ve had a few of my blogger friends contact me and we chatted about depression, and how we dont realise how many people suffer with it until we talk about it, … Read more Depression is living in a body that fights to survive with a mind that tries to die.
I’m having one of those blanket fort weeks, sigh. Anyone want to build a blanket fort with me and sit in it watching Friends and eating cheese puffs? Purleeese? Anyone? I just cant seem to get my head in order this week, my thoughts are so scattered and all over the place. Like I think … Read more I must remember to buy bread, cheese, contact cement and I wonder how they make those little pasta shapes…
Its a little bit of a sensitive subject talking to your children about “the birds and the bees”, but we are real with our brave knight. We tell him the truth when he asks us things, well as truthful as we can be without being crude or terrifying him because he is after all only … Read more The birds and the beeeez!
My children seem to think my car is some sort of magic teleportation vehicle that also doubles as a toy box/cupboard! At the moment I have, wait for it, this in my car and boot: A Red tricycle (for a 3 year old, not a mini scale one!) Dolly pram 2 Baby dolls 2 Baby … Read more My car is a magic traveling wagon!
Am I alive? Is this real? You have got to be kidding me. Can I handle this pain much longer? So Monday night I got a really bad stomach pain. I didn’t want to make a big deal about it (it could have been anything, not necessarily dangerous) so I took some pain meds and … Read more I didn’t back down and then I got smacked down.
SO I’m sure all the moms and awesome people can agree with me, Disney music is awesome!! And no I don’t mean Frozen, in actual fact I’ve only seen frozen once, yes you heard me, once. Didn’t really care for it. But Mary Poppins, The Lion King, Aristocats, 101 Dalmatians, The little mermaid, the list … Read more What kind of music do you listen to? Me: Disney!
My little lady, bless her busy bum can be a circus all on her own! She is so busy and just into everything, and she can chat your ear off. She is 3 so sometimes its gibberish that she has made up and then she also loves to chat about her bestie at school. She … Read more My little princess is a royal circus all on her own!
I didn’t have a great relationship with my dad so retelling my memories of him allows me to see the funny side of each situation, even though it wasn’t funny at the time, it was embarrassing. He was an emotionally abusive alcoholic but when he was sober he was a great great guy so by writing these … Read more Who put that trench there? Oh yes, Me.
Living with depression is hard. To try and explain it to others who have never experienced the chest pains and the pounding heart and the overwhelming need to cry is, well hard. When you have depression everything is hard, from talking to your partner, taking care of your children, heck even being in the store … Read more Alcohol ruined my life (full stop)