gangster MOM

11 Reasons Why Mums are Gangster

Since becoming a Mum, I am much more confident in every day life. I don’t feel the pressure of having to please everyone and I am more focused on what I need to do for my family. I have a sense of freedom even though technically I am less free, I am finally able to follow…

BEAR

Are you really happy?

I always had this idea in my head that I was going to be some feminist, working mom, Sheryl Sandberg type, and I always assumed that having children meant this dream was never going to come true. What made me think that I couldn’t have both?  It definitely wasn’t my mother. Miss working girl, dressed to the nine…

baby

Sleeping Like a Baby

I am alive.  I want to kiss Hannah Love all over her face and throw rainbow sprinkles on her driveway and hire Ryan Gosling to stand at her doorway with a big bouquet of roses like,  The day has finally come, I. have. slept.  My baby was finally like……   …and I was like.. Honestly I…

post birth

The Truth about Post-Birth

I was hurting. My mind, my body. The inside of my cells felt like they were shrivelling up.  I was dirty. Skin cells clumping together, oily hair and dried blood.  The idea of what my life would look like now, after giving birth, shattered. Little pieces of me falling to my hospital bed side. Hot,…