motherhood

Sometimes Being a Parent…

Sometimes Being a Parent Just Really Sucks. There. I said it. I know you've all thought it too. Yeah, there are hard days, but sometimes being a parent in general is just the hardest thing ever. This last week and a half have pretty much been the most awful parenting experience we’ve had yet. Don’t get me wrong,… Continue reading Sometimes Being a Parent…

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Mental Health

1 in 5: Ending the Stigma

I am 1 in 5. Within a year it is said that 1 in 5 people will experience some type of mental illness. This could include depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, personality disorders, eating disorders, and suicidal behaviours/thoughts. Suicide accounts for 24% of deaths between the ages of 15-24 years, and 16% of deaths between… Continue reading 1 in 5: Ending the Stigma