You’ll have to bear with me on this post. It’s a difficult one to write. I don’t talk about my alcohol intake very often on my blog but I think it’s about time that I did. As most of you know, when you are taking mental health medication it is highly recommended that you don’t drink alcohol. Well like many people with Bipolar I don’t … Continue reading Sober October or Sober forever?
I frequently get asked alot of questions about Bipolar, whether that be online or day to day. So I decided to create this Bipolar Q&A to answer any burning questions you have. Question 1. Am I single because of my Bipolar? The answer is no. This has nothing to do with my bipolar. I’m single because I want to concentrate on myself and develop as … Continue reading Bipolar Q&A
Hi Loves, how are we? I just thought I’d write a post explaining why I’m quitting my 9-5 job to go backpacking. If you follow me on twitter you would’ve seen how I’ve been bragging about my job being so amazing and my manager being so lovely. So you might be asking yourself “Rosie, why are you giving your comfortable, perfect job up for backpacking?” … Continue reading 9-5 VS Backpacking
As you all know I’m traveling to Southeast Asia for 3 months in February, if you don’t know this have you been living under a rock?! Anyway, I wanted to write a post about my top tips for pre-travel prep whilst living with Bipolar. Over the past few months I have had a nightmare and I would like to help you avoid this. I have … Continue reading Tips for before you travel with Bipolar
As you all know I have been studying with the Open University for the past 3 years, stressful? yes, rewarding? yes. So why have I all of a sudden decided to defer my modules until October 2019? Flashback to two months ago. I was sitting at work, slightly stressed out, I’d seen my psychiatrist three days before hand where he had told me I had … Continue reading OU Monthly Update – January 2019
I write this as I’m sitting at my desk at work. “Why aren’t you working Rosie?” I’m on my lunch break ok! Stop with the judging. So I’m going to jump right in to it, being away from my blog has made me realise the following things. 1. I care to much. 2. Prozac kills creativity. 3. I want to transform my blog into a … Continue reading Changing Times
If you have Bipolar Disorder then someone has said at least one of these things to you. Whether that be without thinking or thinking they are helping. Words can be hurtful so please be careful with what you say and how you say it. Here is my list of things to never say to someone with Bipolar Disorder “You don’t actually have Bipolar” “I don’t … Continue reading Things to never say to someone with Bipolar
Firstly, before I get into this blog post I just want to say a massive thank you to the people that are still reading my blog, you’re awesome and have inspired me to continue writing. Thank you for letting me take my little… ok fine, long break. But hey I’m back! If you follow me on Twitter then you’ll know that I was just in … Continue reading Rome vs Bipolar
A few weeks ago I featured on Hannah’s blog. Hannah thank you for having me! Guys check her out she honestly is the sweetest and deserves so much love http://hannahblogsmh.com Here’s the post. So here we are, sitting in work, it’s 4pm and you’ve just realised that you haven’t had lunch again. Damn it! Many people think that once you’ve had help for an eating … Continue reading How Bipolar and an Eating Disorder affect my life
Hi again, it’s only me. I know shocker I’m actually posting something. I just thought it would be a nice thing to just update you all on where I’ve been and why I’ve been so quiet. Firstly, I’ve just been super busy at work. All the big bosses are now in big meetings in another office, so prep has been mad for the ladies I … Continue reading Where I’ve Been?