Thoughts of Suicide: My Teenage Struggle

I couldn’t handle being a burden. A burden to my loved ones, and a burden to myself. Anxiety had such an intense grip on me I couldn’t see straight for trying to run away from the turmoil tornado inside my head. Every single day was a struggle and I couldn’t comprehend how so suddenly I had changed from […]

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Mental Health Day

I interrupt my regular broadcasting to write to you today instead of my regular Thursday programming. Today, October 10th, is mental health day. Everyone is responsible for taking care of their mental health, but I would like to shine a light, today of all days, on the importance of taking care of your mental health […]

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Medication and Pregnancy

This is the story of how I almost ruined it all while trying to get off of my anxiety medications, for the wrong reasons. Some time in the year and a half after my husband proposed to me and before we actually got married, I decided I was in a place where it was time […]

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The Ebb and Flow of Anxiety Disorders

by Coping with Anxiety | Coping with Agoraphobia | Anxiety Disorder | Techniques for Coping with Anxiety I live in a kind of limbo that is infused with a sense of dread. Every time things start to get really good, especially in terms of my anxiety, I find myself just waiting for the other shoe […]

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Dear Son, You Saved Me

Becoming a mom was one of the greatest adventures I’ve ever embarked upon. It was a challenge in every single way, but here was this little tiny human who depended on me for literally everything. It was very much an eye opener for me, and in many ways my son changed, shaped, and even saved […]

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