Problems expressing love to my dad

My family is not great at expressing emotion to one another. In our house nice talk is peppered with yelling and arguing although it doesn't usually bother us much. Love is rarely mentioned and we certainly don't hug or touch each other. We do have other ways of showing our love like doing things for … Continue reading Problems expressing love to my dad


5 love languages

Currently I'm reading a book called "The 5 love languages" by Gary Chapman. Chapman describes 5 different ways in which people give and receive love, and notes that everybody has a preferred (or primary) love language that he or she "speaks". The 5 love languages are: Words of affirmation Gifts Acts of service Quality time … Continue reading 5 love languages

Bipolar eyes 

Did you know bipolar disorder can affect your eyes?  I'd read about it once before - that peoples' eyes can change when they're experiencing a bipolar mood episode. I had no idea it was so prominent, though, until two separate people recently commented on changes in my eyes when I had an episode.  When I … Continue reading Bipolar eyes