Tag Archives: Marriage

On the Selfishness of Suicide

***TRIGGER WARNING*** I wrote this post on September 8-10, 2012. Please note, I have expanded some of my thoughts and corrected my own misperceptions here after Sasha Hettich committed suicide in 2015. Do not read this post individually. (Link also … Continue reading

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On Fear and Insecurity: The Idolatry of Marriage

As much as my depressive episodes are devastating to me and to my family, I cannot deny that God uses every episode as a tool to rock my faith to its core and reinvent it. This episode has been no … Continue reading

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Not PPD-Free

This is the post that almost wasn’t, because it’s the post that I never wanted to write. Still, I think it’s important that I do—both for me but also for my mommy friends that have been following my journey after … Continue reading

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“Do You Like Me?”

Do my actions, facials expressions, and tone of voice say to my husband, “I love you, but I sure don’t like you very much right now”? Continue reading

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The ‘Thank You’ Challenge

The more I find little things to be thankful for, the more thankful I feel for those same little things. Continue reading

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PPD Prevention Plan

I sincerely thank all of you who have kept me in your thoughts and prayers since Elizabeth’s birth. For those of you who have wondered, I consider myself to be PPD-free this time around. I did not know that this … Continue reading

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