I was scrolling through twitter earlier and came across a post about the persons quotes. I have a few that I live by and we all know how much I love a blog post presented by photos. So I bring to you “Quotes I live by” blog addition! I try to live my life by these quotes. Every time I’m in a situation that I’m … Continue reading Quotes I Live By
Oooo unmedicated, must mean I’m off my fruit loop right? No, I just haven’t found a medication that works for me yet and my psychiatrist thinks I should look at every option before tablets. His a nice guys haha! After taking my first trip since being diagnosed and most things going wrong because of my bipolar, I think I can safely write this post without … Continue reading Tips for travelling with newly diagnosed Bipolar unmedicated
When I transferred back to The Open University in February I was a nervous wreck when it came to academics. My confidence was shot and I thought I was 100% going to fail the exam I sat in April. I wasn’t retaining any information because my head was so full of dealing with this bi polar diagnosis that I couldn’t clear my mind of thoughts. … Continue reading Getting inspired again!
Although I’ve only been seeing my current psychiatrist for a short period of time he has taught me ALOT. So I thought I’d share a few lessons with you. It’s ok to admit you need help after denying it for years. For years I’ve denied the possibility that I may have bi polar. After going through treatment for an eating disorder and body dysmorphic I was done with medical … Continue reading 4 Things I’ve Learnt From My Psychiatrist
Other than my eating disorder itself, the next biggest challenge I have is maintaining healthy hair. One of the biggest side effects of eating disorders is hair loss. By 18 I had developed a noticeable bold patch on my head and became ridiculously sad and self-conscious because my hair was my thing (I wasn’t into makeup until 19+). So, once I’d gotten my eating under … Continue reading Eating VS Hair
Being an Open University student I get asked this one question a lot “how do you stay motivated?” Staying motivated is the biggest struggle you will ever have with the Open University. A time will come were you will have two essays due, quarter end at work, social events with friends and a mother constantly calling you complaining she hasn’t seen you in forever even … Continue reading How to stay motivated