Tagged with sadness

a new mama’s struggle with postpartum depression

a new mama’s struggle with postpartum depression

I’ve been wanting to write about my struggles and journey with postpartum depression for awhile, but sometimes, I still fall into this place where I’m completely in denial that I have struggled with this horrible, guilt-ridden, form of depression. For awhile, everyone around me was in denial too. Depending on who I talked to, it … Continue reading

mother’s day

mother’s day

I had a lovely Mother’s Day this year. It was my first and it was simple and filled with family, relaxing, and food. This being my first Mother’s Day, was extra special. I didn’t get any fancy gifts, or an abundance of flowers. It was special because this Mother’s Day, I not only HAD my … Continue reading

tragedy and fear

Does anyone else avoid the news for fear that something else has happened in the world? Every time I turn on the news (in spite of the bias of the news channels), I get very sad and very scared. I am saddened by the loss of innocent lives, by the wars, by the fact that … Continue reading