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’m not going to try and pretend this salad doesn’t weird some people out, the combination of warm and cold pepper isn’t always everyone’s cup of tea-but don’t knock it til you’ve tried it- beautifully simple but packed with flavour and goodness, it’s one of my all time favourite salads and most of my friends… Continue reading Roasted Pepper and Goats Cheese Salad
Bone broth is super nutritious, healthy and delicious! This simple broth is the perfect comfort food, and a wonderful natural healer, it can be enjoyed on its own or used as a base for an endless list of recipes! Here is just one of the many possible things you can make with bone broth: Ingredients:… Continue reading Chicken and Lentil Soup With Bone Broth and Beans