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From depressed to being a finalist in the Best Business Women Awards

The day started like any other until I opened my inbox and found an email saying that I am a finalist for Best Business Women Awards 2019 for Best Blogger !! Honestly, I had to pinch myself a few times at that moment before I realised it really was true! I cannot even start to …

The best advice I got when I felt depressed

As a new mum, you are overwhelmed by the amount and variety of emotions. But also by the amount and variety of advice that flows to you from every direction, aren’t you? I lost count of the amount of advice I was given when I felt down… But I will never forget one in particular …

You can thank me later – surprising facts you need to know before the baby arrives

Labour is what most mums-to-be think and worry about the most. They spend a lot of time researching all the possible (and impossible) information on this subject and trying to see if there is a way to ease the pain that comes with labour. I was the same, of course. But here is what I …

What is Postnatal depression? Symptoms, causes, and treatment options.

I talk about postnatal depression so often but have never written about what postnatal depression actually is… Personally, I am familiar with everything that relates to postnatal depression, but I am aware that this is not the case for everyone. There are plenty of people who still have no clue what it actually is, or …

I asked expectant mums what they knew about postnatal depression. The answers are shocking!

In connection with Mental Health Awareness week, I decided to some research and see how well mothers suffering from Postnatal Depression (PND) knew about it before they became parents. Personally, I knew it existed, but that was pretty much it. I never ever thought it could happen to me…  Not because I thought I was …