No matter how much you love someone, I think we can all agree we sometimes need our own time away from them to reset our batteries. Some people may be pissed at me for saying this, but the same rings true with your children. I read a quote that said "Children don't need perfect mothers, … Continue reading Taking “You Time,” Doesn’t Make You a Bad Parent.
Having my beautiful daughter Alice was the best thing to have happened to me. When she stares up at me with her deep blue eyes, care free and untainted by the world, I melt like a marshmallow over a campfire. However, a hard realization struck me; depression does not discriminate. It does not care that … Continue reading What I’ve learned about depression as a new mom.
It's okay to love your body no matter what your clothing size tells you.
Why I'm grateful to people in the medical field.
Why hard days are okay and how to get through them.
Due to the recent diagnosis of Rheumatic Fever and perhaps some other autoimmune disease, all while being on bed rest, I have felt isolated and as if I haven't been living up to my potential. I've been stuck home, have lost friends due to chronic illness, and thought maybe my life would forever lack excitement. … Continue reading Finding adventure with limiting circumstances.
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