This life of Mine

My name is Kristin, and I am a bisexual woman.
This blog will be about my journey from self-doubt and fear and into self-love and finding a joy in life.
If you want to know more about me, go read the first blog post.


November 9, 2018

Hi, everyone. I know it’s been a while since I have posted anything, and there are a couple of reasons for that.

The first one is simply that there has been so much going on in my life that I’ve had the need of getting my head around and land a little...

October 13, 2018

Sometimes, things happen in our lives that can knock us off our feet. If you have anxiety, those things can grow and seem much worse than they often are. At the same time, it’s important to realize that some things would knock everyone down, and not...

September 30, 2018

I am a sort of an open skeptic. I will try everything (that sounds fun or interesting) at least once, and see how I react to it, going into it with an open attitude, as well as a healthy dose of skepticism. I honestly believe this comes from growing...

September 24, 2018

Let me start this off my saying that I am not pregnant, nor do I plan to be in the near future. But as a woman of 32, it is not unusual for me to be asked if I have kids or if I’m planning on having them.

Having children is no longer a given in a woma...

September 13, 2018

 “I call myself bisexual because I acknowledge that I have in myself the potential to be attracted – romantically and/or sexually – to people of more than one sex and/or gender, not necessarily at the same time, not necessarily in the same way, and n...

August 29, 2018

What is PCOS?

Polycystic Ovary syndrome is a endocrine (hormonal) disorder. It affects 1 out of 10 women between the ages of 15 and 44, and despite it being one of the most common female disorders, there is not a lot known about the causes for it.  Mo...

August 23, 2018

Dieting:  “Restrict oneself to small amounts or special kinds of food in order to lose weight.”

Let me first point out that a diet for your health and dieting to lose weight are two very different things. In this context, I will be using the word diet...

August 18, 2018

Grounding; The power of nature

I have more and more lately had the need to get out of my apartment. At times, it has almost felt like a prison cell, and my body was almost pulling me outside. At first, I would simply wander, but one day I realized whe...

August 13, 2018

I was 17 when I started dieting the first time. At that point, I had struggled with my eating and weight for years, without really understanding why. At that same time, I was diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). This was back in 2003, and...

August 8, 2018

Some weeks back, someone close to me asked me “You don’t really get jealous, do you?”

As she said it, I realized that it’s true, I don’t. Thinking back, I know that wasn’t always the case. As someone struggling with their weight, I have looked at othe...

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