We've seen pictures on Facebook of women we went to high school with bragging about their lashes, having the perfect foundation for any skin type and promoting their makeup business. If you've ever sworn off direct sales, raise your hand! I raised my hand too, but I'm typing so I put it back down. Let … Continue reading Read this BEFORE trying Younique!!
This is what it is like to be a parent while struggling with anxiety and depression. I've been an attentive mom lately. I mean, I've met their needs the past few days. I haven't been angry or even frustrated, but I haven't really been there. I feel like my life is just happening before me. I'm … Continue reading Parenting with Anxiety and Depression
I remember when my dad passed away people would tell me that time would heal me. Eventually the holidays wouldn't be as painful, I'd stop crying when I looked at pictures of him and I wouldn't be angry and bitter. All of those things have happened but I cannot give time the credit of healing … Continue reading Time Doesn’t Heal All Wounds, But Something Else Does…
It's no secret that I've been dealing with postpartum anxiety and depression. My good ol' friend Zoloft has been a huge help, but I've also taken steps to deal with these struggles in a creative way. When I was nursing my newborn I found myself deep into the Youtube rabbit hole and watching makeup artists … Continue reading How Makeup Saved My Sanity
As I mentioned in my August Favorites video (watch here). one of my favorite things has been Zoloft. I wanted to elaborate on my experience with Postpartum Depression (PPD) and explain how it relates to my new obsession: makeup! Before having children I assumed that postpartum depression looked like a mother holding her newborn, feeling … Continue reading Postpartum Depression – One Size Doesn’t Fit All