My Postpartum Depression Story

Postpartum depression

** Update: this was written in 2015. Re-reading this makes me realize how far I’ve come since then. I’ve finally adjusted to motherhood and my life feels ‘normal’ again. I talk with a therapist as often as I can (I find talk therapy helps me more than medication) and I’ve switched medications a few times. I’ve also been diagnosed with General Anxiety Disorder. But I feel SO. MUCH. BETTER. **

I never wanted to be a Mother.

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The ten thoughts you have when flying with anxiety

Today, I flew out at the ungodly hour of 4 a.m. to meet up with some of my very best friends in the whole wide world. I haven’t been on a plane since E. was born.

Turns out, I’m not the best solo flyer. (Shocker, right?)

Here are the ten thoughts you have when flying with anxiety (aka, next time I’m bringing Ativan):

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