The Lipstick Incident

There he was. Standing in the hallway Pride just lighting up his face. There he was smiling, looking like a grandma with Parkinson’s. Dylan had gotten into my makeup. He decided that today he was going to apply red lipstick like he has watched me do a hundred times. I wasn’t really sure how to … Continue reading The Lipstick Incident

A little bit of sweetness…

Sometimes you just need to take a moment and watch the sweetness in life. Both my children are animal lovers. They both have this natural gentleness towards them. It is nice to sometimes have small reminder that it is the little things in life that matter. Something as small as your 1 yr old loving … Continue reading A little bit of sweetness…

If I had one wish…

This post was one I had originally written and posted as a contributor for The Bipolar Parenting Project.  It would be that neither of my children developed Bipolar Disorder. However it is most likely definite at this point. My father’s mother was schizoaffective. My father is bipolar. I am bipolar along with two of my brothers. I truly believe … Continue reading If I had one wish…