Category: People Ponderings

I’ve still got a month of training, but today was the final day of orientation and it wasn’t too bad. I met my “team.” We had to talk about interesting stuff about us…someone said he used to do missions, another’s favorite book is the Bible, and another’s favorite movie is Passion of the Christ. Oh […]

All fun aside, I’ve had a rough day, folks. My daughter had a complete meltdown at school. Then her period started and she was fine. I’m 95% sure she has PMDD (Pre-Menstrual Dysphoric Disorder). Here are the symptoms (just before your period): Mood swings Depression/feelings of hopelessness Intense anger Conflict with other people Tension Anxiety […]

I’ve got these memes from the Borderline Barbie Facebook page. I don’t have BPD (Borderline Personality Disorder) but I do share some traits and can relate to more of the memes than I care to admit. Okay, I’ll admit it here. Signs and symptoms may include (from Mayo Clinic): An intense fear of abandonment, even […]

Hi friends! So, the big worry right now is making sure I don’t slip into a depressive episode. I see my therapist and psychiatrist today in an hour and I will discuss this with them. The way I’m dealing with this is to have a structured routine, which ::knock on wood:: I’ve been able to […]