Anxiety! · Depression · How to Cope · Love

I Like to Pick the Crazy Filter, It’s How I See the World

I’ve begun playing a fun new game with the Engineer.  It’s called “I Heard What You Said and This is What My Brain is Telling Me You Said.” Example 1: Engineer: “It’s okay.  Go out for a bit.  You can stay out all day if you like.” Me: “I’m stressed and you’re trying to help… Continue reading I Like to Pick the Crazy Filter, It’s How I See the World

Anxiety! · Depression · Love · Parenting

Another Bout of Teenage Angst

“…and I just want to throw myself down on the bed and listen to the Cure!”  I wail. He has been listening patiently.  “But just think, you have a boyfriend to keep you company.”  He winks in that over exaggerated way. I glare at him.  “My boyfriend is working all weekend and I’m stuck babysitting…you… Continue reading Another Bout of Teenage Angst