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
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 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.
Big hellos from me and JJ! Thanks for taking the time to read my blog and peeking into out topsy-turvy world! Please bear with me figuring out the finer details of site design and faffing around, this will probably look messy for a while. I’m not a professional writer by any stretch of the imagination… Continue reading Hello! What I’m about, and what to expect from this blog
People suffering from Borderline Personality Disorder are frequently portrayed as monstrous, manipulative people prone to violent outbursts and extreme moodswings. Sadly I see so much of myself in this stereotype that it’s hard to defend or deny it, but I am fighting hard to tame this monster in myself, although I am still struggling. My… Continue reading The Borderline Monster