One Egg Nest


Post Partum Depression

We Haven’t Come Far Enough With Postpartum Depression Screening

My 6 week postpartum follow-up appointment with my OB was scheduled for the day that should have been my estimated due date.  It was a short appointment.  She oohed and ahhed over my baby, did a quick physical exam to... Continue Reading →


Digging Out Of the Dark

As with most major life changes there are great joys, but also some lows.  This is simply natural when adjusting to big changes.  Moving and adjusting to New Zealand has been no different. I absolutely love it here.  This place... Continue Reading →

Let Her Jump, She Just Might Fly

Oh these little ones.  When they are born it is a sudden change from only really having to worry about yourself to now having a tiny little person 100% dependent on you.  It takes months to adjust to this new... Continue Reading →

What Postpartum Depression and Anxiety Feels Like

After all of the support and great conversation started by my post yesterday, I realized it was missing something.  My goal was to be open and honest about postpartum depression and mood disorders and to start a public dialogue about... Continue Reading →

Open and Honest: My Experience with Postpartum Depression

I love using this space as place to write about my experiences as a mom, and most of the time I gush about how awesome it is.  I try to keep it honest by acknowledging the difficulties and the hard... Continue Reading →

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