I wake up slightly hungover and more than ready to get home. Strung out after four days facing my own anxiety and the fact that some women never leave high school, I need some serious solitude. I phone a cab and wait outside in the crisp morning air, dying for coffee. The cab pulls up… Continue reading Grant, the cabbie
I normally only post on Mondays, but Muted Mouthful, included me in this tag for World Mental Health Day, and I couldn't resist. Thanks Muted Mouthful! If you haven't checked out her blog yet, head over there for great posts from a socially anxious introvert. Rules: Link back to ‘Pick Me Up Playlist’ creator –… Continue reading Pick-Me-Up Playlist – World Mental Health Day
Happy Thanksgiving to my fellow Canadians! Continuing on the theme of things to be grateful for, I have to thank Ruth at Melanin Talks for nominating me for The Blogger Recognition Award. If you haven't checked out her blog yet, head on over there for interesting posts from a 20-something Congolese student living in the… Continue reading Blogger Recognition Award
The month of Canadian Thanksgiving. So, because there are too many things going on right now for me to focus and write an earth-changing blog post😉, I am going to list some of the things I am grateful for: Our youngest child's 10th birthday tomorrow. She'll be getting her ears pierced, just like I did… Continue reading It’s October!!!
They gave each other a smile with a future in it. -Dream a Little Dream (1989) Many say the words, then real life begins. Money-Children-Family-Work-Sex-Hormones-Communication-Health. So much joy, so much stress. How to keep the train on the tracks? Relationships are difficult at the best of times. When chronic illness invades that relationship, whether through… Continue reading The Ones Who Stay