Postpartum Anxiety and Spiritual Hope

It’s only been in the last few years that I have started sharing my struggle with anxiety. Those closest to me know I’ve struggled with anxiety since I was five years old. It manifested in fears that my mother would die and leave us alone. The threat of natural disasters and storms scared me. My siblings always laughed at me because I hated thunderstorms for fear of tornadoes; we lived in Texas … [Read more...]

Scriptures to Help You Through Postpartum

I saw on my Google Analytics report that someone was looking for scriptures to help them through postpartum. As a result, I’ve compiled the following to help first-time or seasoned mothers get through postpartum. Disclaimer: I am not a licensed therapist or medical professional. If you are suffering from severe depression, postpartum psychosis or if you feel like you are going to hurt yourself … [Read more...]

Postpartum Care While Grieving

Disclaimer: I am not a medical, psychological or psychiatric professional. This post contains advice from my personal experience. Every case of PPD, Postpartum Anxiety, and in extreme cases, Postpartum Psychosis is unique to that individual. If you are suffering from any of these illnesses, please seek professional help immediately. If you feel like you will harm yourself or your baby, please seek … [Read more...]