Going back to work after maternity leave fills me with dread and sorrow. I’m not looking forward to being away from my daughter missing out on her developmental milestones during the day. I know she will be in good hands looked after by nan, myself and my partner but I’m her mother. I feel that it’s my responsibility to be there for my baby 24/7 no matter how monotonous it feels. If I could I would surely take more time off but I’m not able to. People say that it’s nice to have some time only to yourself, be able … Continue reading Maternity Leave Ends
What was your life like before having children? Many people would describe it as existence blossoming with freedom, blessed with blissful nights, financial liberation and self- … Continue reading PARENTHOOD
I have been through a lot, I have seen a lot and I have learnt a lot. What I have learnt about life is that it’s made of choices. We are decision makers not the Mighty God in heaven. Being … Continue reading Religious Trap
How much is too much? It’s a very general question. It can be related to anything. Today, this question is related to a job. I’m going to extend this question to: How much mistreatment at work is too much to … Continue reading How much is too much?
Is it shocking that at times I need some space ? Is it shocking that after a day of dealing with people I need some time to recover? Is it shocking that I’m an extremely straighforward and introverted person who … Continue reading Shocking !!!
This lovely picture of Meg depicts my facial expression when I’m engulfed in waves of anxiety while desperately trying to practise active meditation. When you ever experience a wave of overwhelming anxiety caused by the past events which are stored … Continue reading Anxiety & Active Meditation
Anxiety is a sneaky little bastard who happens to destroy you not only mentally but also physically. Let me tell you a story. Once upon a time I was 18 years old and suffered from anxiety, panic attacks and hypochondria. … Continue reading What Can Poor Mental Health Do to You?