This essay was revised from its original copy originally written on April 16, 2015. We love food. We love to eat, get full, and do it all over again. Nothing will ever extinguish the basic human necessity known as eating. With that said, the way we approach food culture now is far from a necessity;…
I’m in the kitchen a lot. Especially now during quarantine. I balance work, exercise and my Classy Nerds endeavors like everyone else balances their respective daily lives. Something I’ve learned to also balance over the years is meal prep. I would much rather get my meals planned and out of the way at one time….
My birthday is today. Reflecting back on the year there have been more down than ups. Failing mental health, a proper diagnosis, and a rocky reconstruction took up most of the year. This includes failed relationships and loneliness becoming my only friend while on a promising road to recovery.
Mental Illness is very real, and it doesn’t go away. It requires the strength to do the work and a strong support system. It doesn’t just end with the diagnosis.