Category: Maternity and Mental Health

Dear P

Dear P, I never thought I would experience unique love which derives from motherhood. It’s a different kind of love and is exclusively available in the Universe. We are all part of of it, creating a wholesome mosaic which consists of miniature elements. I belong to a highly […]

Mummy’s Life

You’ve always worried but when you become a parent you enter the BUSH of different type of worry- it’s constant, it’s there and it won’t leave your side. You juggle and tackle so many bits and pieces of your newly established existence as a parent. In the end […]

The Truth About Postpartum Period

You’ve just had your baby. You’ve been expected to return to your former glory within few weeks after giving birth but it hasn’t happened yet…. hmmmm. While being pregnant, you imagined yourself strolling with a pram, full of energy and optimism through the town few days after birthing […]

Initial Thoughts

It’s been almost two weeks since our baby girl was born. It’s been a challenge to gather thoughts and categorise them. It’s been a turbulent ride of feelings and emotions. It’s also been a wonderful time of a unique life transformation. It’s been, it’s been… a journey of […]

A Wandering Mind of a Pregnant Woman

My mind often wonders in the most peculiar way. I contemplate about things which have taken place and possibilities which may occur. Recently, what has surprised me the most is the fact that I don’t enjoy my mother being nice and supportive towards me or rather towards her […]

Eating Disorder Prior to Pregnancy

You suffered from an eating disorder in the past, you successfully conquered it and moved on with your life but fell pregnant. How would you feel about your body if it started rapidly changing, if you were loosing control over your appearance and panicking about how quickly digits […]

Body Image in Pregnancy

Body image is such a sensitive subject. You go through different stages in life and your body changes. I could compare it to a flower. When you are a baby you are like a bud then you pace through the mayhem of puberty and you begin to blossom. […]

Pregnancy & Fear of the Future

Can’t you sleep? Why do you wake up in the middle of the night with anxiety and worries looming over you.? It’s so stresful to be pregnant and be awoken by the fear. Thinking about an upcoming labour doesn’t help. Being flooded by imaginative thoughts about your funeral […]