• Motherhood

    Thoughts on becoming a mother.

    It’s funny. It seemed my pregnancy was never-ending. I was so excited to meet Ayda that I’d stare at the calendar counting down hours, days, weeks to when she’d be here. And today, while I sit here writing this blog during her nap time; I realise four months have passed, and I can’t quite believe how fast this time has flown. I was conflicted on whether I should write about my experiences as a new mother, and share stories of Ayda. On the one hand, I wanted things to remain between us: my family and me. But on another level, there are things I’ve experienced that I want to talk…