Susan F Weimer
I live in a rural area in upstate New York with my fiancé and three dogs. Mine is a simple life filled with simple pleasures.
Toxic People Toxic Relationships
What is a toxic person? A toxic person is anyone who adds negativity to your life by things they do or say. Sometimes toxic people can be the people you would least expect. It can be someone you consider a friend, or it can be a relative. It could even be one or both of your parents.
Why Do Trolls Troll
No doubt you've encountered them online. Mostly hanging out in forums and groups dedicated to specific subjects. You'll find them online in religious groups, political groups, and other specialized groups. They will be an anti-whatever group they are trolling. It's the cyber troll.
Preparing For Gastric Sleeve Surgery
I just had my first visit with my nutritionist. We talked about how my diet will change after the surgery, and she sent me some more reading material. I have to admit, I'm a little nervous about how my hypoglycemia is going to handle the full liquid phase. There are protein drinks and powders I will heavily rely on during this time. So I'm hoping to do okay.
Living With Bipolar Disorder
The hardest thing about describing what it's like to live with bipolar disorder is not knowing what it's like to live without a mental illness. Because of the stigma attached to mental illness, some people are ashamed to admit they have the disorder. Shame arises from the fact that people label you as crazy.
11 Magazines That Accept Fiction From Freelance Writers
I like to write fiction, poetry, about my life experiences, and about things I have learned through life. I want to enjoy writing. It would be a waste of my time writing an article for a magazine I don't care about, hoping their magazine will accept it.
Preparing For Gastric Sleeve Surgery And Beyond
I'm back with an update on my progress towards getting gastric sleeve surgery. I just had a psychological evaluation done. It's a required part of the process for gastric sleeve surgery. Because of my bipolar disorder, I already have a therapist and psychiatrist, so I didn't have to look for someone to do the evaluation. (Lucky me.)
Preparing for Gastric Sleeve Surgery, And Beyond
I am making a series of posts about having gastric sleeve surgery. I found out this would be a long-drawn-out process, so I thought, why not make a series of videos to show everyone the planning involved when having gastric sleeve surgery and the rules you have to follow for eating afterward.