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 […]

Happiness

We were both tired after a long day and a sleepless night with our daughter. My partner went upstairs with Miss Little Munchkin aka Jumping Bean first, I followed after. When I got upstairs I saw them both sleeping soundly. I stopped for a moment and let my […]

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 […]

Reality Vs Expectations

Reality vs expectations pose a big dilemma…. surely something to think about. Do we love the world we live in? Or we’d rather escape in to the land of eternal madness. I must admit, I’d love the other option to be available because I don’t understand this world […]

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 […]

Anxiety

If you have ever suffered from anxiety I’m sure you are familiar with a self- coping strategy which I call ‘safety net’. What is it? The safety net is an option or an alternative which you give yourself just in case you don’t feel like doing something or […]

Existence

Do you look at other people who seem to fully enjoy their life? They appear to be articulate, they bloom with self- confidence and splatter their optimism everywhere they go. ‘It’s highly contagious- this optymistic attire’- you think to yourself. ‘I shall be more like them’- you contemplate. […]

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 […]