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Postpartum Depression: Everyday Struggle Just to Survive

You probably can’t tell by looking, but when this picture was taken I was struggling with postpartum depression and anxiety. I experienced multiple panic attacks daily, extremely low self esteem, loss of interest in everything, and every little thing set me off. I can’t…

January 29, 2018

My Baby Has a VSD (Ventricular Septal Defect)

Our twins Mia and Luna were born near a month premature at 2.7 kgs (5.9 lbs) (Read their birth story here). On the second day of life during a physical examination, our babies’ physician heard a ‘murmur’ in Luna’s heart. She was diagnosed with…

June 15, 2017

Selfish Mom: What about him?

I don’t know when I became one of those selfish, self-centred mothers who put themselves above everybody else. I was so focused on my mom-related problems that I forgot that I’m not the only one in this crazy journey of parenting. There’s a person…

February 14, 2017