When I went through the whole labor process with Monster, I thought that would be the hardest part. I didn’t know what waited for me afterwards: the postpartum stage. Funny thing is (or not really), I never actually researched what to expect during the postpartum stage so I was in for a surprise when I…… Continue reading My Postpartum Essentials List
Postpartum depression is not easy to avoid. You’ve just had your baby; your emotions are jumping around, your hormones don’t want to work together, you’re in pain, your baby won’t stop crying, you keep bursting out into tears at random times. You feel like disappearing off the face of the earth. This is quite normal.…… Continue reading Are You Struggling with Postpartum Depression?
Never heard of Kompot? You’re in for a treat then. A little definition to explain what it is: Kompot is a non-alcoholic sweet beverage, that may be served hot or cold, depending on tradition and season. (Wikipedia) So there were a few apples lying around in my kitchen that were soon to expire and I decided…… Continue reading Kompot: Russian Fruit Juice
It’s here! The Red My Lips Campaign starts today. Taken from the Red My Lips Facebook Page: Red My Lips is an international nonprofit organization that uses red lipstick as a weapon and a tool to raise awareness about sexual violence, combat rape myths and victim-blaming, and demonstrate solidarity and support for ALL survivors. Our…… Continue reading Red My Lips 2015 – Sexual Violence Awareness
Good news! No cancer or any cancer/tumor cells detected at the sonar today! It felt like the longest hour before the Doctor came to see me to do the scan. There is nothing major wrong expect for some swelling in one of my breasts. Which means I’ll need to visit my referring Doctor again to…… Continue reading Relief of Restlessness
The day has descended on me… “Not that I waited long since yesterday…” I could hardly eat anything last night & had a restless night of sleep. Stress is inevitable. Then last night, as well as this morning, I started experiencing pain in my one breast. I don’t know if it’s because of stress that…… Continue reading Sonar Stress
I haven’t posted anything in a while, & now that I’m finally getting to posting, this is what I start off with. Last week Thursday I started experiencing a burning sensation in my left breast. I googled what the cause could be & it only said it could be a hormonal “thing” that happens when…… Continue reading Boob Alert!