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Here Goes Nothing!

Well here goes nothing! Engaged, 25 year old mother of two and just diagnosed with depression during my third trimester. GREAT!!!!! My first pregnancy, with Brooklyn (Who is now happy, healthy and 3!), was so exciting and new, probably one of the happiest times of my life! 255 more words


Shake it up

A morning blog. How out of the normal for me and that’s why I’m doing it.

Morning y’all.

My intention today after my meditation is… 270 more words

Thought For The Day

Overcoming Postpartum Anxiety

Immediately following the birth of my first son I felt the terror that grips all new moms. What if he stops breathing while I’m asleep… better keep checking every 10 min. 499 more words


Mascara On A Hollowed-Out Gourd

I ran out of my depression medication about two weeks ago, so I am officially off my meds. It’s been tough, but I think I’ll use it as an excuse the next time I’m at the front of a long line at Walmart trying to pay for diapers and groceries with a four-year-old asking for gum and a two-year-old crying to be held. 1,104 more words

Life On The Ranch

The Mental Illness Confession -- Redux

I posted this on my other blog The 20-Something Existential Crisis, and I’ve gotten so much wonderful feedback, more than I’d expected. I posted this on my FB — which was kind of huge and anxiety inducing for me because I don’t share my blog stuff with my IRL friends on FB. 679 more words

Health And Beauty

Sel Goes to the Doctor

So, for the past few years I’ve sort of had this “mystery illness.”

Ive gone to the doctor multiple times with no help, but the past year, my symptoms have gotten worse, and it seems like I’ve finally got an answer (although I’m in denial.) 572 more words


Black Dog Wins

I give up believing that
I’ll ever truly get rid of this… pet.

Two words. Brutal discouragement. This has been my longest depressive episode yet albeit less aggressive than others. 1,042 more words