A mother is made, not born

A mother is made, not born

My daughter was born on May 2nd 2019. The same day her mother was born, too. Some of you might have been born to be mothers. Or some of you might expect from your partners, daughters or friends to jump into this role from day one. I wasn’t. Or at least I felt totally unprepared [...]

Four handy tips for first time parents

Four handy tips for first time parents

Photo by Zach Lucero on Unsplash Learning how to be a parent proved more difficult than I expected. In such a short and vulnerable period you are bombarded with so much new information and the demands of your newborn are so unclear at first that it is easy to get overwhelmed. Besides all the books [...]