4/ioG-0V_zQItdjFSC4odgA6e449QdP84Mr4TsyKpjOEE Mental Illness Archives ~ GINGER SNAPPED BACK

Crazy people don’t know they’re crazy

It’s true. Crazy people don’t know they’re crazy. Kind of like how dumb people don’t usually know they’re dumb. I want to start off by saying I’m not sharing this because I want praise or anything.  This was legitimately a case of the right person being in the right place at the right time to … Read more

See, this is why we can’t have nice things. Like salads.

I recently got back the results of some bloodwork and was shown in black and white what I already knew.  I’ve gotta eat better and I’ve gotta exercise.  Fine. So I’m cleaning and I’m getting hungry and thinking about lunch and brain says, “Hey, you should have a salad”. Yeah, I should have a salad! … Read more

Birds are scary, I don’t care what you say.

I don’t know if it was something that was going to happen anyway or if it was something triggered by my viewing of Hitchcock’s ‘The Birds’ that sent me over the edge, but it’s here. I’m afraid of birds. I’m not birdophobic or anything, as is made obvious by my technical term “birdophobic”. I don’t … Read more

To flush or not to flush? The real facts about dumping old meds.

I’m a hoarder.  I’ve accepted it, I’ve admitted it and I’m working to remedy it.  In going through tons of stuff, I realized I’ve got medications that are older than my daughter.  My 8 year old daughter.  Sigh. I’m not a gross kind of hoarder; I don’t collect trash and my house isn’t covered in … Read more