Nobody can deny the fashion industry its glamour. From an outside perspective, models seem to have it all and the little squares of their Instagram account depict a life filled with high fashion shoots, exclusive parties and first-class flights to exotic locations. But behind the scenes, the feel is very different and rather troubling.Continue reading NOT JUST A PRETTY FACE: THE MODELLING INDUSTRY’S PITFALLS
Let’s be honest. A mother can rejoice over her child yet not see life through rose-tinted lenses. Mothers are allowed to feel unhappy.
One can never fully comprehend – nor anticipate – the colossal amount of physical and hormonal changes, as well as the emotional torments, brought out by the arrival of a baby. The bond with the child can be strong but the self-identity can be lost.Continue reading BENEATH THE SURFACE OF MOTHERHOOD