I Didn’t Know About Prenatal Anxiety—Until It Happened to Me

First published on MyDomaine.com HERE, this account of my pregnancy experience addresses the little-discussed challenge of pre-natal anxiety and the impact it can have on your happiness, mental health and pre-birth preparation.  When you’re unsuccessfully trying to get pregnant, your evening dreams and daytime reveries are often occupied with imagining…
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From Caravan To Catwalk: Fashion Designer Amy Powney On Making It Against All Odds

Amy Powney is the powerhouse creative director behind London based independent label Mother of Pearl  which has just presented yet another critically acclaimed Fashion Week show. When you think of fashion designers, it’s almost impossible to ignore the visions of gilded lifestyles and Zoolander-esque theatrics, but Amy is so resolutely grounded and humble it can be hard…
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Infertility, Early Pregnancy & Social Media: How To Cope

Consuming social media when you can’t get pregnant can be a hugely miserable experience; trying to engage with social media when you’re in the early stages of pregnancy presents further challenges. Here Katherine Ormerod talks about her experiences and offers a frank, highly personal account of her journey to motherhood…
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Roxie Nafousi On Depression, Heartbreak & Social Media

Blogger, former celebrity stylist, Marie Claire contributor and mental health awareness advocate Roxie Nafousi, appears to live a gilded life through the frames of social media. But her younger days were blighted by racial bullying, disordered eating, depression and low self-esteem. When at 23 everything unravelled, she struggled to keep…
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