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5 Stress-Relieving Holiday Tips for Divorced Mother

5 Stress-Relieving Holiday Tips for Divorced Mother

5 Stress-Relieving Holiday Tips for Divorced Mother Divorce is proven to be one of the most painful moments in the life for anyone. Even if you were the initiator of the divorce or the other way around, divorce is always painful and stressful. Overnight you turn to an entirely new […]


Postnatal Depression Is The Devil

My PND – Postnatal Depression Is The Devil

My PND – Postnatal Depression Is The Devil  My PND Is A Demon Depression is a demon, but Postnatal Depression to me is the devil. It rips all emotion from you and leaves you with an empty vessel. The child you’ve wanted for years, the scenarios you’ve imagined and the emotions […]


How Postpartum Depression Led Me To A Place Of Gratitude

How Postpartum Depression Led Me To A Place Of Gratitude

How Postpartum Depression Led Me To A Place Of Gratitude One doesn’t often use the word gratitude in the same sentence as a mental illness such as postpartum depression. But that’s the place where surviving postpartum depression has led me to. I never thought something like this could happen to […]


My Postpartum Depression Story : The Muddled Mother

My Postpartum Depression Story : The Muddled Mother When my first daughter arrived in 2012 I found everything kind of fit into place. She fit into our family, slept well and was a content baby. For the first year of her life we sat in a bubble with no care […]


Mum-Day Blues - The Loneliness Of Maternity Leave

Mum-Day Blues : The Loneliness Of Maternity Leave

Mum-Day Blues : The Loneliness Of Maternity Leave Weekends while you’re on maternity leave are different. There’s no Friday feeling. Being a Mummy doesn’t end at 5pm (okay, 4:30pm) on a Friday and start again at 8am on Monday. I’d take smelling of baby sick over being stuck on the M25 for 3 hours any day though. Weekends are different. […]


9 Empowering Actions for Lonely Parents

***the links in this article are affiliate links. If you purchase something I will receive a small commission from the seller at no extra cost to you*** Lonely Parents – Being A Parent Can Be Very Isolating I lived for 5 years on my own before entering marital bliss. Had […]


How To Stop Your Kid Whining All The Time

***the links in this article are affiliate links. If you purchase something I will receive a small commission from the seller at no extra cost to you*** How To Stop Your Kid Whining All The Time How many of us here have kids that whine? I’m betting pretty much all […]


How Does Postnatal Depression Feel For Me

How Does Postnatal Depression (PND) Feel For Me?

How Does Postnatal Depression (PND) Feel For Me? Drowning… that’s how it feels to me. Slowly drowning in Post Natal Depression (PND) and Anxiety. Losing the ability to keep my head above water. The wet liquid coming over my face and taking away the ability to breathe. Seeing my life […]


Life As A Working Mom : You Can Have It All

Life As A Working Mom : You Can Have It All

Life As A Working Mom : You Can Have It All I’ve been a working mom for three years now. I went back to work when my first daughter was about 4 months old. I’m not going to lie, when I first went back to work I was excited to […]