Follow up Friday!

Hello my lovely friends! HAPPY FRIDAY THE 13TH! *Also, I have decided that the featured photo is my spirit character (iphone sticker) thx  Ronnie Nguyen for for being a creative genius. * Ah yes, the leaves have changed here, the air is brisk, the neighbors are putting out their spooky decor and we happen to have [...]

“A Love Letter to Those of Us Staying in Bed Today” – Madelyn Heslet (The Mighty)

  Happy Friday! So yesterday...was one of those days where getting out of bed just was not an option. I found this article on The Mighty that seemed to really explain those days, especially to those who may not understand.  I have pasted the article below with its link - enjoy!! I got the idea [...]

Tuesday Thoughts

Hi Friends!Lets do an update shall we!?   Crisis Counselor Training Bound! That is right! I have been feeling rather blah here lately and I wanted to give back to the world in some way. So I began my search...which was very easy thanks to volunteermatch.com. So down the rabbit hole I went, creating my [...]

Wound up Wednesday

Hello friends! ❤ I hope you are all doing well, I have a lot on my mind and I feel its time to catch up and perhaps I can sort through all the noise in my head. Here we go! Home: I have not done much since the big trim/paint marathon. I did find a [...]

Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

It is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month! I know this is very real and apart of your every day lives but I just want you to know, you are not alone. Even in your deepest, darkest days - hold on to that thread of hope and push through because you are unique in every way. If [...]

Home, or something like it.

Hi friends ❤️ I am miserable with congestion, can't sleep so why not blog right?! It's been a good while - so cuddle up and here we go! The past week plus has been more or so dedicated to my home updates. I have put a significant about of money and some work into it, [...]

Manic Mumbles

Hello friends! Soo something hit me like a rake to the face yesterday - for the first time in a good while, I had a manic episode.... yikes. Which manic depression is something I am very familiar with because you know, I was diagnosed with it before it switched to the not so new-ish formal [...]

Re-blog: Healing Isn’t Linear And It Damn Sure Isn’t Pretty – Ari Eastman

Hello my friends! Thought Catalog is one of my favorite sires - they provide quick reads on some pretty relatable topics. I wanted to share one that really hit home for me called : Healing Isn't Linear and It Damn Sure Isn't Pretty by Ari Eastman. I have pasted her article below - enjoy!  Daiga [...]

Addiction & Mental Illness

Hello friends! To continue with the theme of Mental Health Awareness, I wanted to branch a little further and address addiction and substance abuse as well - as it is not uncommon for some to suffer from both, otherwise known as co-occurring disorders. **Please remember, I am not a physician - just a gal sharing her experiences [...]