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Tag: postpartum depression

Nothingness

Nothingness

Vacation Visiting California was a sort of test for me. I saw my nephew for the first time, my brother and his wife saw my 2nd baby for the first time. We planned trips to Napa for wine tasting, and ate tons of food. I […]

A Good Mom

A Good Mom

What constitutes being a good mom? Chores Lately I’€ve been writing about the endless chores and having no time and lack of sleep. For some reason I feel the need to make it clear that I have no issues with doing the menial tasks presented […]

Drowning

Drowning

Drowning It’€s the only way I can describe the feeling everyday. I feel like I’€m drowning and sinking to the bottom. I can’€t get my head above water. That everyone around me has mastered this ‘€being a mother’€ thing as I’€m struggling. It’s not that […]

Better Things To Do

Better Things To Do

I’ve heard this said many times throughout my life, either to me or referring to someone/something else. It’s logic that people apply to situations so they don’t feel bad about themselves. Or it’s to belittle someone with. Someone told me that anyone can draw a […]

Mediocrity

Mediocrity

I’m 34 years old. I have a husband, two kids, and live in the suburbs. I am a stay at home mom. Not Working I used to have a job all the way up until 2009. Then we moved to San Diego. Shortly after, I […]

Goldfish crackers have become the 5th food group.

Goldfish crackers have become the 5th food group.

There was a time when baby would happily double fist mounds of delicious homemade food I had made her, shoving it into her mouth. She had no preferences back then, she was just happy to eat food. I’d make her homemade chicken soup with homemade […]