Cella’s Chat: What Does Your Past Reveal?

I have always felt it was important to leave the past exactly where it should be…in the past. However, this weekend I came across some long forgotten, but definitely eye-opening, letters and journals I didn’t even remember I had. As I started to clean out bins of things I could finally let go of, it […]

Cella’s Chat: From Death’s Door to Rebirth, Yes Life IS Worth Living

In my post titled “How Did I Get Here,” I mentioned there was a silver lining, but before the silver lining could be seen, life had to totally shake me up and throw me down.  So, now I had been hit with the horrible word “depression” and I didn’t know what to do with that.  After all, my […]

Cella’s Chat: Manifesting Works, Try It!

As people who know me would attest to, I talk about manifesting all the time. My kids sometimes get a little over mom’s “rah rah” talk because, let’s face it, isn’t it easier to wallow in your stuff than to try to turn your life around?  Turning our lives around takes some work and who […]

Walking Out of the Darkness – A Walk for Suicide Awareness and Prevention

As September is Suicide Awareness month, I thought it was appropriate to “dust” off this blog I wrote two years ago, before I moved to Italy. At that time, I participated in the “Out of the Darkness” walk with both my stepdaughter, Ashley, and my friend and fellow attempt survivor, Renee. This walk is an […]

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

No matter what problems you are struggling with, hurting yourself isn’t the answer. If you are thinking about suicide or dealing with any of these warning signs, please call National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255). http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.orghttp://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/GetHelp/Yourself

Depression to Suicide – An Attempt Survivor’s Advice

So, let’s talk about a tough subject – suicide.  The word itself elicits a shudder and evokes many emotions.  A stigma to people who have attempted and not “succeeded” and to families who have been affected directly.  Here are the facts – according to the website www.sos-walk.org: The latest statistics reported an all time high with […]