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A CNY dessert

After making the nian gao (年糕) last year, I bought different molds and couldn’t wait to use it this year!  This was one of the molds I bought and it turned out beautifully. 16 more words


Gypsy Mama

A few weeks ago, Auntie Chatterbox called me with a special request (FYI, she’s eight);

Amie… You know it’s my birthday in February, well, we’re planning my party and we’re doing a sort of fortune teller gypsy theme.

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Radical Self Care

Since my son was born in April last year, I’ve completely fallen off the wagon when it comes to self care. Like, I’m talking bad… 311 more words


Compassion and understanding = happy polar bear

My family and friends are the best. When I was diagnosed with bipolar 2 a few months ago my lovely aunt was my rock. She supported me through the diagnosis, was understanding, and even researched the condition so to better understand it. 313 more words

Postnatal Depression

Creativity and the polar bear

I recently had someone say to me that doing what you are passionate about nourishes your soul. When they said this I imagined a vibrant plant being watered with a watering can, flowers spontaneously unfurling and turning towards the sun. 368 more words

Postnatal Depression

Bolsos de maternidad Petunia Pickle Bottom

Los bolsos de maternidad de la marca Petunia Pickle Bottom son muy versátiles, elegantes, prácticos y de calidad, pues es fácil notar que cuidan hasta el mínimo detalle. 332 more words