Before and After

Leanna Monteith measures her life in Before and After. There is the Old Leanna and the New Leanna, and something in between that is the culmination of both–an amalgamation that …

Words from a Stranger

It was a bleak wet, winter day and in desperation to escape the four walls that reverberated the incessant fighting of my girls age 2 and 8 (and yes even …

I Didn’t Choose to Have a Perinatal Mood Disorder

Before I had kids, I was clueless (read CLUELESS) about babies and children. I went to the classes and listened to my family and friends share their “nuggets of gold.” …