We went out to celebrate Bren’s 40th on Saturday night. Ten of us ventured out in the frankly blizzard-esque conditions and had a really lovely dinner. It was a subdued evening and we were all home in bed by midnight. But I don’t trust my brain so I took a precautionary Valium at the beginning […]
ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION
In the quest to lead a clean, healthy life, don’t forget that modern medicine will sometimes have an important part to play.
Looking for an inspirational new year post? Yeah….no.
Instead, please enjoy Anxiety and Angie, the never-ending story.
I have been missing in action. And I bet you're all feeling kind of the same. Stretched a little too far over far too many things. So many things to organise and do, obligations to keep, children to entertain. If you have not been organised throughout the year, the festive season can really knock you […]
I am the social drinker. In a family with addiction tendencies, I am the two-pot screamer, the lightweight, the one who hesitates before taking a second paracetamol. My mother stopped drinking when I was 3. She went on to become a drug and alcohol counsellor. She is well versed in the disease of addiction. The […]
[Photo source] It was a bad weekend. So when the alarm sounded at 5:30am this morning, my instinct was to roll over and go back to the relative safety of sleep. But the inner dialogue had already begun. Get up, Angie. Go to the gym. You will feel better once it is done. You will […]
Hello, dear friends and Happy New Year! I have been busy recovering from the exhausting challenge that is interstate road trips with small children, Christmas festivities and catching up with friends. I am also recovering from adrenal fatigue. Yes, once again, the closing of the year tested my sanity levels and found them wanting, although […]
I am feeling very small. I was maybe going to blog about other things today but my smallness is overwhelming everything else. So I have to write about that instead. I hope you don't mind. It's my own fault and I don't want to bore you with the details but in a nutshell, I'm going […]