life lessons, mental health

Today Is My First Day On Anti-depressants

Photo by Liza Summer on There is no pretending that I have always struggled with my mental health. I mean, who wouldn’t when the only mom you ever knew and had died when you were nine years old. Then, five years later the only dad you knew is dead, too.  Ever since my mother’s… Continue reading Today Is My First Day On Anti-depressants

life lessons, love, motherhood

I’ve Become A Single Mother Twice In Two Years

The first time it was for 90 days. I remember driving him to jail. My mind was racing with so many what-ifs. How was I going to take care of three kids on my own? Would I have enough money to pay the bills? What if I didn’t have enough money for the rent?