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An open letter to those who perpetuate the stigma of mental health

In the light of Thursday's very sad news of Linkin Park's Chester Bennington's passing, I have seen a sea of messages pouring in from every angle of the Internet.   Unfortunately, there are always those that leave a bad taste in your mouth. Words like "no sympathy", "selfish" and "inconsiderate".   My question is, why have… Continue reading An open letter to those who perpetuate the stigma of mental health

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“Soak up every moment”: A letter to my new-mum self

I see you sitting there, sore, stiff, tender, and you just hopped onto this emotional rollercoaster of motherhood. Cry it out, you're allowed to. You will get through this night and soon you will be home in your safe haven. Concentrate on those beautiful flowers brightening up your view from the hospital window. Home time, you're… Continue reading “Soak up every moment”: A letter to my new-mum self

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Stay-at-home dads: Are today’s men really incapable of keeping a home together while minding children?

Given the amount of progress we've made in recent years with various topics that were once "hush hush", I always find myself coming back to the same overlooked topics. Stay-at-home dads is one of them. When our little lady was at the tiny age of 5 months, my partner went for a new job in a new… Continue reading Stay-at-home dads: Are today’s men really incapable of keeping a home together while minding children?