Having a baby and becoming a mother can be a very lonely journey. Writing that sounds equally obvious and totally impossible, as, from the moment you conceive, you never know ‘alone’ again. It’s fair to say that little Miss Maddie is my little shadow, and one that I wouldn’t change for the world. Although people […]
When Caitie met Soda Family
And so, I rise. My journey through Post Natal Depression.
It’s been a while, hasn’t it? And I’ve wanted to publish a new post for so long. But, truthfully, I’ve been struggling with words. Christmas was such a whirlwind that I think I ran out of steam. And then this morning I realised that life doesn’t ever slow down, does it? It keeps going, and […]
To my best friend, my soulmate. Dear Soda, Today is your fifth birthday, my boy. Can you believe that? I definitely can’t. I don’t suppose as a dog you spend a lot of time dwelling on your age. But you haven’t said no to the extra birthday treats, so I’m guessing you know it’s your birthday… […]
Have you ever felt lost? I mean totally, profoundly lost. Like the world has stopped looking the way that it used to; like all of the things you knew about yourself and your place in it have changed so dramatically that you don’t know who you actually are anymore? That’s a somewhat sombre start to a post, I’ll […]