It’s that time of year again. Social media is awash with pictures and sentiments to “the world’s best Dad” a thousand times over, Facebook even greets you with a “Happy Father’s Day” message and suggests you celebrate. I don’t feel much like celebrating. I don’t begrudge any of it at all, I applaud all the… Continue reading What Father’s Day Is Like When You Don’t Have A Father.
Okay technically two personality disorders. Here’s a picture of me and my son JJ, looks pretty normal right? I might look like a normal mother but according to most of the articles available online people like me don’t make good parents. Articles like this create a massive stigma around parents, specifically mothers, with borderline personality… Continue reading Parenting With A Personality Disorder
A personal post of progress.
*Trigger, rape, self harm, domestic violence*
It’s hard to believe that something so small and seemingly inconsequential as sharing a post on Tumblr can have such a devastating knock on effect. It disgusts me to think that this is how our justice system works.
It occurred to me I’ve been very quiet on this blog recently and it’s only fair to offer an explanation. JJ’s father and I have decided we are no longer going to be continuing our relationship. It sounds so clinical to put it like that but I don’t know what else I can say, I… Continue reading The Borderline Breakup-A Rude Introduction To Single Motherhood.
I’ve been neglecting this blog for a little while now, and I feel as if I should at least explain my absence. Things have been very hectic in our household over the last few weeks, I’ve been put on a new medication that’s skyrocketed my mania, and over enthusiastic neighbors have been making free time… Continue reading Sorry For The Break
I always said I was going to be a breastfeeding mama. I wanted to give my little man the best from the get go, and in my mind, that meant breastfeeding. So I stocked up on breast pads, and a few nursing bra’s, read everything I could get my hands on and bought a breastpump… Continue reading Our Breastfeeding Journey, Finally Accepting The End.