5 Ways to Overcome Fear and Anxiety During Your First Pregnancy

5 Ways to Overcome Fear and Anxiety During Your First Pregnancy

Finding out you’re pregnant for the first time is the beginning of a beautiful yet tumultuous roller coaster ride into a new life for both you and your baby. Maybe the news came as a complete surprise, or maybe you knew right at the moment that the magic struck. Either way, your first pregnancy is a journey equally unpredictable, by both the prepped-up Mum-to-be, and the disorganised, surprised new Mum.

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Finding myself again: Why I don't fit the "mom-template"

Finding myself again:  Why I don't fit the "mom-template"


Do mothers have to look super tired all the time? Do we have to have stains and spills on our clothing all the time? Should we drop off our children in a onesie? Not a splash of make up on our faces? Is there a ‘mom-template’ that we have to fit in to? 

Why is there a general expectation for mothers to lose themselves through the process of parenting?

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