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About Cat

I'm a 35 year-old mother of two small boys, who is looking for practical ways to overcome postnatal depression. I currently inhabit a hazy world dominated by sleep deprivation where the combined age of my audience is four and I'm called a "strange lady" by the one old enough to know better (and indeed to talk). I'm looking to share thoughts and strategies of what works - and what doesn't - in the daily struggle with PND. If you comment on a post I'll respond - you don't need to dump your dinner on your head to get my attention.

First blog – doing something about postnatal depression


When I went to see my GP in June I began with a very rambling and stream of consciousness rant about how I was feeling. I was tearful, I explained, and exhausted. Anxious too – and even when my children … Continue reading