My Blogging–Parenting Journey
Writing as therapy
The year 2013 was pivotal for me. That year I decided to become both a mom and a blogger. But I didn’t start out with the goal of being a “mommy blogger.” Initially I started my blog simply because I had a message and I needed an audience. I had recovered from more than a decade of depression, and I wanted to spread hope to others. Eventually I wanted to write a book about my depression and recovery story, but first I simply wanted to get comfortable telling that story.
And I did get comfortable, really comfortable, telling that pre-kids story. I loved writing blog posts about my healing …