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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 …

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 …