Monthly Archives: February 2017

My first world book day

Sister: What are you doing for your birthday Me: I am going to be sobbing, rocking back and forth in a corner with sparkles and costumes surrounding me Sister: Why? Me: Its world book day, I know parents of older … Continue reading

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Living with……

I often think that the hardest thing with anxiety is that people without it can’t comprehend how difficult it is to do simple things like taking your child to school, during the school run. Choosing to either go to the … Continue reading

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What would you do?

Having my son off this week, I have been watching more than the usual amount of kids tv. Cartoonito have been having a special on Fireman Sam and I am now well and truly invested. If you have never watched … Continue reading

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Ats and crafts

With my son on half term, he has homework. I haven’t do homework since I left school and since monkey is only 4 this is really his first set of holiday homework. I read the homework and felt my heart … Continue reading

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Holidays

My son is on half term this week, like many four year olds, he doesn’t understand holidays mean lie ins. We are still up at 7am, its at times like these I look forward to the teenage years. I never … Continue reading

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Anxiety, bipolar, OCD and being a mother

When I talk about mental health, I often try and talk in broad terms, but of course with mental health that is impossible, like many other diseases, it depends on the person. My down periods are never like my friend’s … Continue reading

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The postman never brings me nice things

I mean, he brings me bills, overdue letters, and very disappointingly letters from the benefit office. Now I know its not really his fault, he is just doing his job, but since I don’t have a face to put to … Continue reading

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