Today marks a weird kind of anniversary, one in which would normally make me feel incredibly old but instead I feel a huge sense of pride of what the past decade has taught me. Dear Carla, Today you will collecting your GCSE results but I know that isn’t what is concerning you the most on… Continue reading A Letter To Myself -Ten Years On From Collecting My GCSE Results
A few weeks ago I shared a list of 50 random things that make me happy here on the blog and it really got me thinking about what genuinely makes me happy. As someone with a severe mental health illness I suffer from depression regularly and when that strikes it is awfully hard work trying to… Continue reading 50 More Things That Make Me Happy
When life gets a bit stressful it can be hard to find the positive things that keep a smile upon our faces. I am a big believer in that it is the little things and gestures in life that ultimately shape our general happiness. Last month I was tagged by the lovely Kate at LesBeMums… Continue reading 50 Things That Make Me Happy
New research shows that around one million people in the UK are effected by Bipolar Disorder with myself being included within that statistic. With mental health now being at the forefront of many awareness health campaigns it’s important that we are able to highlight individual projects like today, Bipolar Disorder awareness day, especially when such… Continue reading Bipolar disorder awareness day 2016
WARNING This really long post may contain triggers with experiences some readers might find distressing. All opinions and thoughts are my own and I apologise for any upset this may cause. Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives Today marks the 12th annual World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) with this year’s theme and call to… Continue reading World Suicide Prevention Day 2015
Well hello there! It seems like it’s been a very long time since I’ve been able to sit down and write for my blog. In the last few months I have gone from having a free wordpress site to being self hosted and I now have full control over my little space of the internet.… Continue reading How Do You Like My Juggling?
This week marks the annual mental health awareness day on the 10th of October 2014 with today in particular being bipolar disorder awareness day. Now this subject is a rather sensitive one for me and I’ve debated a long time in whether I could even bring myself to write about it. If you do want to… Continue reading World Mental Health Day
Happy Monday Everyone I’ve joined Kate over on Kateonthinice.com with her new initiative Striking Mums to help women work together and support each other. Whether it be with their personal lives, self esteem or want to achieve something great this group of people are aiming to assist in making you feel supported offering advice where ever… Continue reading Striking Mums