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Winter depression before spring

Why I’m Thankful for Postpartum Depression

I don’t even know where to begin. I’d love to compose a beautiful, eloquently written ‘piece’, to say how I’m feeling, but, that’s not me. SO here it goes. In a crazy twisted way, postpartum depression has been one of the biggest blessings of my life. Don’t get me wrong,…

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too cool

Preschool Dropout! Why We Took Our Child Out of Pre-School

Of course I don’t believe that my child is too cool for school, but I couldn’t resist! Last week Greg and I made the hard decision to withdraw Ari from a lovely school. Ari is three and was attending two half-days a week. Ari loved school, but sometimes love may…

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Mothers Day!

My first Mother’s Day With-OUT, Postpartum Depression!

I forget — well, maybe I don’t realize — or maybe I’ve suppressed the memories of how sick I was. This was my third Mother’s Day… but my first Mother’s Day without Postpartum Depression (PPD) looming over my head, daring me to feel the joy of motherhood. But, this Mother’s…

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