Author: Michelle

Michelle aka The Muddled Mother lives in a little village in North Bedfordshire, England with her husband, two children and a cat. She has been pouring her heart and soul into this blog since September 2016 as not only has it helped her, but she also wants to raise awareness about postnatal depression, borderline personality disorder and anxiety. Her blog heavily focuses on mental health, but also includes her family life, children and is a place for honest reviews on products for every family.

My 11 Top Tips for Getting Happy

I am not a therapist and definitely not a doctor, but I have found ways of getting happy again. I’ve been in a rotten place and I’ve been diagnosed with postnatal depression, anxiety and borderline personality disorder. I’ve had experience on how to change my life for the positive and I’ve worked extremely hard the last six […]

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You are needed more than you will ever know

You are needed more than you will ever know

Please remember you are not alone, you are needed, you are cherished and you are unconditionally loved. Being a mother is exhausting both mentally and physically and sometimes it isn’t much fun. We can’t be the perfect mother every moment of everyday and we need to remember we are doing our best and that is just […]

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You Might Not See it Yet But You Do Have a Purpose and You are Loved

To myself in the depths of depression Dear Michelle, I know you really didn’t expect to feel like this and it’s caught you off guard, but please don’t be scared as I know how confusing this can be. Depression is hard, consuming, isolating, scary and painful, but you will get through it. I know you are […]

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I’m Sorry I’m Not the Woman You Married Five Years Ago

I’m sorry that I’m not the woman you married five years ago. I remember the day so clearly, how you looked, how you smiled and the way you looked down at me from the altar. You took me as your wife and I promised to you that I would always be yours which all changed, […]

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