Post-adoption depression

So I’m sure everyone has heard or may be familiar with the concept of “pre-natal depression”. There is such a thing as “post-adoption” depression and I think I’m slowly going through it. The feelings of euphoria have dissipated and almost everyday I’m thinking “Am I doing the right thing?“, “Is this the right path forContinue reading “Post-adoption depression”

Today I learned about ” The Child with Unusual Behaviours – Repetitive non-functional speech and talking to self”

I’ve kept hearing my new daughter (MaryJane with the made up name) talking to herself. In the toilet, in the bathtub, in her room and outside and I kept on thinking, is this Normal? I can’t remember talking to myself when I was little and usually people only talk to themselves when they want toContinue reading “Today I learned about ” The Child with Unusual Behaviours – Repetitive non-functional speech and talking to self””

Mysterious Skin (2004) Movie – Or how it wasn’t actually about UFOs

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0370986/?ref_=nv_sr_1 A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth. First thing first, do not watch this movie if you’re sensitive or easily disturbed. I was not prepared at all to go where the movie took me and it definitely wasn’t in a UFO chase.Continue reading “Mysterious Skin (2004) Movie – Or how it wasn’t actually about UFOs”

Hereditary or the movie about Cultist Grandma

I refuse to watch any trailers. I think nowadays, 90% of the plot is given away in 2 minutes in a desperate attempt to draw in audiences. But when I saw that a new movie was called as good  as the classic Exorcist and Rosemary’s baby (which are excellent in my opinion), I wanted toContinue reading “Hereditary or the movie about Cultist Grandma”

How to bring up your child without a sense of Entitlement

A young man was applying for a high position in a big company. He passed the initial interview and was going to meet the director for the final interview. The Director saw his resume, it was excellent. And asked him: – you received a scholarship at school? The young man replied – I didn’t. –Continue reading “How to bring up your child without a sense of Entitlement”

Keep Away From Children

1. You spend the first two years of their life teaching them to walk and talk. Then you spend the next sixteen telling them to sit down and shut up. 2. Grandchildren are God’s reward for not killing your own children. 3. Mothers of teens now know why some animals eat their young. 4. Children seldom misquote you. In fact,Continue reading “Keep Away From Children”