Browsing: Postpartum Anxiety & Depression

On My Worst Days, On My Best Days

I honestly think I could count on one, maybe two hands the number of times I’ve taken all three kids somewhere by myself (outside of back…

Mother’s Day Sucked, PPA Sucks

Yesterday, Mother’s Day, didn’t go very well, and I’m mad. The kids fought nearly the whole day, the restaurant we chose for a late lunch served…

Flying Is Like Giving Birth

I’ve been flying a lot lately – some pretty turbulent flights. It’s been swell for my anxiety. Really. On a flight out to San Francisco last…

The Anxious Inconvenience

Next year I won’t have him all to myself, except on the weekends and the holidays on a public school calendar. It’s a fact that use…

Do I Make You Nervous?

I find when I’m out with Kendall and he’s playing with other kids his age, I always seem to be the mom who’s jumpy. I’m the…

What I Want From 31

I turned 31 yesterday. Wow. That’s very strange to type. I’m THIRTY plus ONE. Really? Because I swear I just turned 22, and I feel like…

Acceptance: Postpartum Anxiety and Me

This is normal… I told myself. All mothers worry… I convinced myself. I’ll get through this… I thought. I’m totally fine… I hoped. Nearly 2 weeks…