One mum's account of dealing with the impact of child abuse.
I can’t remember the exact time or place I was when Mel called to tell me that her baby girl made a disclosure to her. All I remember is that I wasn’t shocked, surprised or stunned. It was with a sense of resignation that I accepted the reality, that this man was the monster that […]
As we hit the 12 month After mark, the process was really beginning to take its toll. We were still no closer to knowing a court date, the kids were still seeing counsellors, life was rolling on, but there didn’t seem to be a silver lining. The further we got from Jen, the more withdrawn […]
As determined as I am to focus on the future, rather than things I cannot change, there are a few moments in time that I reflect on and wish I’d been able to knit them together to form a whole pattern sooner than I did. When I started putting together all the various “parts” that […]
I’m a busy, married, mother of three beautiful girls. In 2013 our children revealed a secret to me that changed our lives forever.
We are trying to find a “new normal”.
Welcome to that journey!