Remembering the Pain of Postpartum Depression

Remembering Postpartum Depression
We were digging through a drawer looking for something in our bedroom this weekend, and underneath the junk in the junk drawer, a piece of paper with my handwriting on it caught my eye. I didn’t recognize the paper at first, so I couldn’t remember how it got there or what was written […]

By |January 28th, 2016|Depression, Reflections|0 Comments

The Day I Knew He Wouldn’t Leave

One from my Random Thoughts blog. I still feel this way.

I *knew* when the church doors opened and the music started to play I was in the right place at the right time with the right person. The last 16 years hasn’t always been easy, but it’s always been worth every minute.
The Day I Knew He Wouldn’t Leave.
My Grandma died […]

By |April 18th, 2015|Marriage, Reflections, The Best Of Submommy|0 Comments

Grilled Cheese And Tomato Soup

Twenty-five years ago this month, I was getting ready to pack up my parent’s car with all of my belongings and start college. I was bursting with the desire to leave what I had always known and find the yet to find.

That was when all of my belongings fit in the back of a 80’s […]

By |August 2nd, 2013|Reflections, The Best Of Submommy|0 Comments

Running For My Life, In A Green Tutu

I have been saved by exercise over and over again. Depression knocks at my door, and one of the ways I’ve learned to keep it outside is exercise. Particularly running. I get into my own head with good music and all the awful stays away, at least for a little while.

I’ve had ups and downs […]

By |March 18th, 2013|Depression, Fitness, Reflections, The Best Of Submommy|2 Comments