I have begun to reminisce about the shocking, hilarious, and infuriating moments I've been privy to when family have come together.
Farm Life and Mental Health
Although living life on a hobby farm and caring for our menagerie of animals has been joyful, surprising, and funny. We have had our difficult times.
Finding Treatment for my PTSD
My anxiety hid behind an array of physical symptoms, which masked my underlying mental illness. The worse my anxiety became, the sicker I got.
Depression was my Shadow
I would have a nervous breakdown at least once a week. Depression became like an entity that had taken over my body and mind. My thoughts weren't mine anymore.
A Parent’s Struggle with the School System
The school years were strenuous, long-winded, dreadful, and bleak. The receptions, year 1's, and year 2's had been lumped in the same class.
Issues with the School System
While education is a necessity that should be available to everyone, perhaps how education is delivered should vary depending on the child.
Living with PTSD
Months after my operation my anxiety continued to get worse. I developed severe depression and insomnia. I would sit alone on my sofa late at night having panic attacks. I felt so alone.
Suffering through Highschool with Anxiety and Depression
Hello, to my harmonious readers. This blog is about my mental health struggle. I was bullied by a primary school teacher and diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome. I was able to recover. Please see my previous post Recovering from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome . However, from that experience, I was left with severe anxiety and somewhat… Continue reading Suffering through Highschool with Anxiety and Depression
My Traumatic Hysterectomy
Hello to my harmonious readers. I thought I would blog about my horror hysterectomy with the hope that sharing my experience, could help someone else feel less alone. twelve months prior to getting surgery, I began to experience that time of the month, all month. This wasn’t normal, so I went to the doctor with… Continue reading My Traumatic Hysterectomy
Recovering from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Being Bullied and Recovering from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Let me shed some light on my experience with Chronic Fatigue. Firstly, my Chronic fatigue was brought about by intense stress. I was 11 years old when I was diagnosed. Therefore, my story begins in primary school. I am naturally a very anxious person, and as a… Continue reading Recovering from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome