Why This Pandemic Doesn’t Have to ‘Make or Break’ You

Why This Pandemic Doesn’t Have to ‘Make or Break’ You

You’ve probably heard a few people say that this pandemic will either ‘make or break us’. Here’s why I don’t like that statement: Firstly, it doesn’t take into account people’s unique and extremely complex circumstances. Secondly, it doesn’t allow us much room for grace, which is a slippery slope when it comes to our wellbeing.  [...]

The Return

The Return

I’m back after a rollercoaster of a few weeks. Following emergency surgery to deliver my baby, we found ourselves in a specialist children's hospital intensive care unit for around two weeks when my son was just 13-days-old. Add to that general newborn challenges of reflux, no sleep and breastfeeding difficulties, and there wasn’t much time [...]