Hope and Laughter

Category: Post Partum Depression


The Battle of Redemption.

Things were different this round of depression. I was equipped. My gloves were up, ready to battle, but all the routines and practices that had worked before weren’t working this time. As I sat there recounting my story, I was secretly begging for her to impart some words of wisdom that no one else had. More was at stake.

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Thwarted Plans

I was deeply disappointed, things WILL forever change, but I’m still determined to reach my goal, it may not be on my timeline (my 40thbirthday), and yes, it may be different, but I can still fulfill it.I’m not giving up or throwing in the towel. The road did not end it just took a new turn.

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Get Comfortable Being Uncomfortable

  My first attempt at a Vlog, (yes that is a word), sharing a little bit about my journey with Hope and Laughter, and the things that I have struggled with whether through faith, writing, fitness, diet, pretty much all…

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Am I not enough?

At the end of the day we have to realize that what works for us as individuals, helps us be better mom’s, wives and friends.

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It’s More than Just the Baby Blues…

Close to 1,000,000 suffer from postpartum each year and that’s only the reported cases. Close to 10% of women don’t even report feelings of postpartum because of fear or shame. In fact, more women will suffer from postpartum depression and…

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