I believe most of us are aware of the famous tired mommy stereotype. Some (myself included) have indulged in it - at least at some point, believing it will somehow turn them into better versions of themselves as parents. I'm not proud of it, but I had been spiraled into the vortex of parenting social … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Parents Need To Look After Themselves
2020 - what a year to be writing apocalyptic posts! Jokes aside: fear of death, or non-existence on our current plane, is quite a common phobia. Whenever a disaster strikes (and we've had a fair share of those in the past few months!), humans tend to become increasingly aware of death as a possibility. I … Continue reading Fear Of Dying And How It Keeps Me In Check
Losing a baby at any point during pregnancy has got to be the most difficult thing a mom-to-be can experience. I know, because I've been there. My husband and I lost our first baby sometime around the 10th week of my pregnancy. It's a moment I will never forget - sitting alone at the doctor's … Continue reading 3 Less Well-Known Ways To Heal Your Heart After Miscarriage
It's hard to describe how saying this makes me feel. 2 years may not be a very long time, but for Filip and me, those were the years that will define the rest of our lives. We had our son, Viktor. Filip got an awesome job. We both finished university - well, I'm still working … Continue reading Today Is Our 2-Year Anniversary!
It's been a while since we lost you. I try not to be overly sentimental and think about it too often, mostly because you being gone breaks me every time. You weren't just a grandma to me and you know that. I feel like it isn't fair that you've gone so quickly, even though you … Continue reading I Wish You Were Here, Grandma