Becoming a Mother – An Identity Crisis

Throughout my pregnancy, I always assumed that having a baby would just be an addition to my life as I had always known it. I imagined that I would still do everything I already did, dressed the way I used to and lived my life the exact same way I always had, only with aContinue reading “Becoming a Mother – An Identity Crisis”

My Resilient Max

I’ve often said that Max, my first born son, is my greatest teacher. When I was catapulted into the world of motherhood I was like a deer in headlights, a headless chicken and all the other analogies. The reason I refer to Max as my greatest teacher is simple; I learnt the most about myselfContinue reading “My Resilient Max”

The Myth of Balance

When you enter the world of motherhood, or parenthood in general, you’ll hear the word “balance” being thrown around in conversations a lot. It will be mentioned so much that all you’ll crave is to achieve that very same thing in your new lifestyle that you’re desperately trying to navigate. Before I had my son,Continue reading “The Myth of Balance”