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Babus Polarus

I am a 40 year old mother of three, who also happens suffer from Type 1 Bipolar Disorder. I learned that I was Bipolar following an involuntary hospitalization at the age of 37. I still wrestle with the idea that I am, for all intents and purposes, mentally ill. I write a blog documenting my... Full Bio
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Been a Long Time

It's been a long time since I've done any writing, as you can tell.   I'm a firm believer that I should have something worth sharing, rather than...


It's been a long time since I've blogged.  I go on these hiatuses when I feel uninspired.  Lately, I've had some stuff on my mind, but have...

Breakthrough Depression

Earlier this week, I struggled with some breakthrough depression.  It lasted about 3 days, but in that time, it laid me pretty low.  I didn't...

Welcome 2010!

Here we are beginning another year.  I think everyone has a sense of changed perspective at the turn of a year, nevermind the fact that nothing...

Why Can't You Just Act Like You Don't Have It?

Yesterday, I allowed my kids to have McDonalds for lunch.  It's not too very often they get to have it.  When we're out running errands and...

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