Maternal Mental Health

MMHM: Breaking Away from the Stigma by Ronda Williams

Sebastian, who I and others affectionately call Bash, came on July 19, 2014. His projected due date was November 13, 2014. My son’s premature delivery was the starting point for some deep realizations that I had yet to come to terms with. When my son came, I battled with myself. I battled with his father.… Continue reading MMHM: Breaking Away from the Stigma by Ronda Williams

Motherhood, Parenting Choices

Gentle Parenting: All the Facts …and why it doesnt mean you’re your kid’s friend

One of the biggest assumptions I hear about gentle parenting is that you are a push-over whose trying to be your kid's best friend. I can admit I have had times where I would get slightly defensive about that assumption because it doesnt ring true for me. Gentle parenting is one of the best decisions… Continue reading Gentle Parenting: All the Facts …and why it doesnt mean you’re your kid’s friend