The latest episode of TV One documentary series Inside My Mind focused on the mental health of mothers. For Spinoff Parents editor Emily Writes, watching it was both a draining, painful experience and a wake-up call about the epidemic of PND in New Zealand.
Spinoff Parents editor Emily Writes hasn't slept for a long time. If you're as exhausted as she is, she has some tips for getting through.
Spinoff Parents editor Emily Writes is an anxious mess, which is why she’s constantly talking about mental health in mothers and the need to get help if you need it. She spoke to a clinical psychologist who specialises in treating mothers with anxiety and depression and other mental health issues.
It's late at night and you're looking for parenting advice online, there seems to be 20 lists of five things you shouldn't be doing as a parent. Spinoff Parents Editor Emily Writes has no qualifications but she does have a top five list for you.
If you died tomorrow, what advice would you leave your kids? Spinoff Parents editor Emily Writes reflects on her life in typically melodramatic fashion.
When mums get a night off, it's a big deal. Spinoff Parents editor Emily Writes delves deep into the Wine Mum Night phenomenon with an anatomy of a night out without husbands, wives or children.
Because you are more than a mother. Because you're doing enough. Because you just don't feel like it – you're allowed to say no to your kids, says Spinoff Parents editor Emily Writes.
What does Mother's Day mean to you? What do you love about being a mum? Spinoff Editor Emily Writes asked a bunch of mums to tell us what their life is like.
Forget the floral hand lotion, the pointless kitchen gadget, the bunch of crappy supermarket flowers. Emily Writes has a few things that would really make her day on Sunday.