Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.

Quote by  Anais Nin I was talking with a friend recently and she told me she admires my courage and confidence. This conversation left me quite surprised and made me think about the long way I have gone to get where I am right now. I have not always been courageous, let alone self-confident. For [...]

Celebrating one year of being a mother

Celebrating one year of being a mother

I still cannot believe that my daughter turned one this month. My journey as a mother began on May 2nd 2019 at 19:20 o’clock. It was a cloudy and rainy morning, followed by a beautiful sunset.  A little baby girl was born and my life hasn’t been the same since. The past twelve months have [...]

The third trimester of pregnancy

The third trimester of pregnancy

Yes, we are almost there! To be honest I didn’t expect to feel much difference right away but the moment I entered the third trimester, I immediately felt that something had changed — suddenly I was playing in the highest league of pregnancy. Welcome back fatigue Compared to the feeling of being invincible during the second trimester, the [...]

The second trimester of pregnancy

The second trimester of pregnancy

Luckily, the second trimester had nothing to do with the struggles and challenges I experienced during the first trimester. On the contrary, I can even proudly admit that I have enjoyed pretty much every single day of it! My belly has been growing with a higher pace and people started noticing that I was pregnant. [...]

My recipe on how to enjoy being sick

My recipe on how to enjoy being sick

Yes, dear, you got that right. In this article, I will share with you how I taught myself to enjoy being sick. You might wonder whether the words “enjoy” and “being sick” can even be used in the same sentence. Well, just keep an open mind and hopefully, by the end of this article, you [...]