Unveiling Motherhood
The antidote to mom guilt

The antidote to mom guilt

Mom guilt   Mom guilt. I think it’s fair to say that most women have heard this term. But what is it and why does it happen? Research shows that mom guilt tends to happen most when a mother has aligned herself closely to the Perfect Mother Myth. Briefly, the...

When a child is born, so too is the mother

When a child is born, so too is the mother

Matrescence. Have you heard of the term Matrescence before? I’d love to know. That word meant nothing to me when I first heard it. But when it was explained it felt like breathing a big breath of fresh air. Particularly because I was 20 weeks pregnant and sitting in...

The subtleties of Mom shaming

The subtleties of Mom shaming

Dr Joe Dispenza recently posted a video on Instagram stating that a child’s emotional state begins in the womb, that ‘how the woman perceives her environment, will shape and mould her child to face the same environment the mother is perceiving.’  While there may be...

The things pregnant women aren’t supposed to talk about

The things pregnant women aren’t supposed to talk about

“What’s wrong? You’re pregnant! You should be happy!” That was a question put to me in my early days of pregnancy. I wasn’t not happy. I was shell shocked. There’s a difference. I was nauseous 24/7, my body flooded with hormones causing chronic constipation, fatigued...

Welcome to Unveiling Motherhood

Welcome to Unveiling Motherhood

Welcome to my first article in Unveiling Motherhood and thank you for being here with me. If any of these topics I'm going to discuss here resonate with you, my hope then is to that they will bring about hope, inspiration and possibly a new lense and perspective to...

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