Category: Life

Holiday swap

Going to college when you’re 40 can be just as scary as going to college when you’re 20. We all ask ourselves the same questions: Will I fit in? Will they like me? Will I be able to follow all the classes and get good grades? And then one especially for those older students: how will I combine student life… Read more →

Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a mother, and sometimes she could really use a manual

It’s been a while since my last blog post. I’ve written most of my posts this summer during Hypnagogia. Which means none of them made it onto this blog. It’s been an emotional summer, and therefore hard to concentrate. But here we go. Hold on, it’s gonna be a long ride, this one. Today is the last day of summer… Read more →

What to expect, when you’re not expecting

Mother’s Day. Great for mothers, not so great for women struggling with infertility. Becoming a mother wasn’t my life long dream. While all my friends were having kids, I was enjoying my twenties, partying. I was always a late-bloomer. To be honest, it wasn’t until I turned 29, that I seriously started to contemplate having a child. And even then,… Read more →

Girl, Interrupted

In light of Depression Awareness Week and the launch of the hashtag #WhatYouDontSee, I would like to share my struggle with mental health with you. I’ve had this post ready for a while (it was the first one I ever wrote), but wasn’t ready to share it. I feel I am now, if only to support others going through this.… Read more →