I was adrift, and maybe I still am, a little bit. But not everything is out of my control.
A lot happens to your body postpartum that's strange and, yes, sometimes disgusting.
My kids have front row seats to view my ups and downs. If they inherit my mental illness they will know what life with its foibles and triumphs looks like.
When I see the Kardashians all Jessica Rabbit-like in their waist trainers, I'm tempted to try it.
And yes, these things really help me feel less stressed and happier overall.