Could My Son Be Bipolar Too?

bipolar sonI have written a lot about my oldest son, and how proud I am of him.  I am proud of all of my children, but he is a teenager now and he amazes me almost daily. 

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I Finally Get To Be First!

bipolar momAs a woman struggling with bipolar, it can be very hard when I need something to control my spending.  Sometimes, well okay, often, I feel I desperately need something when in fact I really don’t. 

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A Healing Gesture

healing gestureI was pretty heartbroken over the recent shopping event with my husband.  I was lost and not to sure where to put my emotions or how to handle what I felt. 

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Teenagers, Oh My!

bipolar mom and teensI was watching a show last night “My Teenager’s A Nightmare” and I must say I was shocked at these kids’ behavior!  I was taken back by the aggression and fighting going on in this house with the parents and these sisters that were 14 and 12. 

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I Am A Very Proud Mom!

proud momAt 14 years old he stands 5’8″ and weighs 135lbs.  He has dark hair, stunning green eyes, gorgeous dimples, and a smile that can steal anyone’s heart.  He’s so scrawny you can see his every muscle, 

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I Have Accepted Defeat

defeated, battered, beatenI feel battered, beaten, and broken.  I feel defeated.  I feel overwhelmed with self hate and despair.  I feel crippled emotionally, and numb mentally.  I feel lost somewhere between reality and a dream. 

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