Since my amazing little Ladybird was born, life has been non-stop, I knew it would be hard but wow, what a shock! I must admit I’ve been feeling down, I can feel myself slipping backwards. I don’t feel like me, I’m sure I’m not the only mum or person to feel like this. Constantly washing,… Continue reading Getting me back
It has been 38 weeks and I am done!!! I would like to get cracking with the next stage of life, it maybe a steep learning curve but I’m ready for this baby to come out!! Let’s take the jump. I was thrown an amazing surprise baby shower by my lovely mum friends. To say… Continue reading Mission: baby out!
Watching yet another debate on the EU referendum I feel worried and concerned about the route this country is taking.I am not a brainiac, I’m not going to give a blog on the facts, as to be honest I find a lot of politics confusing! I try to look for the simple and true facts,… Continue reading Love our multi-cultural society!
Facebook has been such a big part of my, and I’m sure most of my generation’s, life. I have been on it since a teenager, hooked for years. It has helped me when I have been lonely, so many friends at a click of a button. I could keep up with people I would otherwise… Continue reading Facebook Free!!
This morning on the news I saw that the number of children/teenagers being prescribed antidepressants has been rising over the last 7 years by 54%, after a dip in 2004, because of fears that they caused suicidal behaviour. As a teenager I was on Fluoxetine for about 5 years and, yes, I felt suicidal on… Continue reading Fluoxetine
I think most, if not all, mothers can relate to comparing their child’s development to another child. It’s normal and hard not to do it. At the start they all begin the same. But they soon start to learn new things at different rates: sleeping, rolling, crawling, eating, talking and many more mile stones. Monkey… Continue reading Listen to wise David!
One thing I always have believed is that mental illness needs to be talked about, the more we talk the more we understand, so never be afraid you’re not alone! “Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a serious anxiety-related condition where a person experiences frequent intrusive and unwelcome obsessional thoughts, often followed by repetitive compulsions,… Continue reading OCD, the monster on my shoulder!