Category: Addys Life

It’s okay not to be okay

Today is World Mental Health Day and I want you to know, that it’s okay not to be okay. I have wrestled with Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Attacks, PTSD, Depression, Binge Eating Disorder and Harm OCD for many years now. Sometimes one replaces the other or they all hit at once. My mental illness is a shapeshifter, a manipulative dark mist that rolls in … Read More It’s okay not to be okay


Snake oil, bee venom and spearmint.

Someday I’ll close my eyes for the last time.

As I get older, I am reminded over and over again of how precious and fleeting life is. The words “Remember Amanda , Love Hard” replayed over in my mind today as I said my final goodbye to a very special woman, Maggie. Before last October, It had been some years since I had seen or talked to her. I got a call from … Read More Someday I’ll close my eyes for the last time.

Dear Brain

Why must you overthink everything? Stop that!

Forgiveness leads to such beautiful things ❤️

Happy V day 🔪🔪🔪


Cabin Trip

My sweet kitty

My baby Bowie, you came to me at a time in my life when I really needed unconditional love, I was hurting. I remember seeing your picture on Facebook for the first time, I instantly knew I wanted to be your mom. I could tell by your cheeky grin that you would fit right in with our hodgepodge family of rescues. The first night … Read More My sweet kitty



Muskrat Skulls

I got these beauties in the mail today. I’m so excited to add them to my cabinet of curiosities. #ilikedeadthings #oddities #curiosity #muskratskulls