With Christmas approaching sooner than I'd like and us waving farewell to 2015, I wanted to take some time out and reflect. I really did expect to have had some quiet time to throw myself into my blog but much like the rest of this...

These last few days have taken its toll on me. Last night, I felt the depths of my depression sinking in, adding to my anxiety which had already been in overload and while trying to finish my work for the day, it all became too...

Sjoe, this little blog was pretty busy last week and then I just went radio silent (I will get to that later). I am not going to lie, the last 3 weeks have probably been my most productive in a while. It has been a long time...

These days, it feels like everyone has depression and I almost feel like it's a cliche saying that I struggle with it. When I was 15, I started seeing my 3rd psychologist with great hesitancy, who diagnosed me with depression. My mom had decided that...

  Twas the 5 days before my birthday and this year 'round I decided that I would not let the usual birthday-blues get me down. I usually fall into this sad trap of getting really heartbroken over silly things like missed opportunities and the things that...

This week started on such a high! I figured out that by leaving 10 minutes earlier, we managed to get Gabi to school more than 30 minutes early which she enjoyed by spending time with her friends. When she got home, she proudly told us...

So I have been pretty quiet this week on social media and here's why...

For as long as I can remember my mom has dieted, so much so that we have an ongoing joke that there isn't a diet she hasn't tried. From cabbage soup, Kelloggs All Bran, Grapefruit four times a day, prescription diet pills, gelatin and now...

While doing the dishes today, a few things have been weighing on my mind and it got me thinking...