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Endometriosis Awareness Month – Maddy's story

20 Mar, 2021

Endometriosis Awareness Month – Maddy's story

A big brava to our friend Maddy for sharing her Endo story with us for March Into Awareness Month. We have learnt so much about Endo this month – we hope you have too and that it helps us all approach friends living with Endo with more empathy and understanding.
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PANDA week - Mia's story

12 Nov, 2020

PANDA week - Mia's story

I actually don’t think I realised I had PND with my first baby, until I’d had my second as strange as that sounds. I felt so different after my second, so much happier, that I realised what I had to put down normal new parenthood – regular crying, mood swings, negative thought processes and social anxiety – was actually postnatal depression.
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PANDA week – Corinn's story

11 Nov, 2020

PANDA week – Corinn's story

It took me six months to admit to myself that what I was experiencing was PND. But from the very start I felt completely hopeless, and wracked with guilt about everything. 
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PANDA week – Ora's story

10 Nov, 2020

PANDA week – Ora's story

To me, having PND meant that you were having extreme thoughts and experiences, potentially you weren’t bonding with your baby, potentially you had harmful thoughts. And I didn’t have any of those things so how could I be experiencing PND?
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PANDA week  – Cara's story

09 Nov, 2020

PANDA week – Cara's story

The depression started for me, almost before I was even pregnant. We had to go through IVF to conceive and that was a hugely challenging time. I started seeing a psychiatrist early on in my pregnancy because I already felt like things were not right.
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PANDA week – Dana's story

08 Nov, 2020

PANDA week – Dana's story

I’m a coper. Anyone who knows me will tell you I’m a coper. It takes a lot for me to fall apart. No matter the setback or the ever-growing list of obstacles to overcome, I can generally be relied upon to keep my shit together and just get through it. 
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PANDA week – Sarah's story

08 Nov, 2020

PANDA week – Sarah's story

Despite knowing quite a few mums who had experienced post natal depression, I was somehow convinced it wouldn’t happen to me. For the first 6 weeks of my baby being earthside I really felt that though I was exhausted and out of my depth, I was going to be okay.
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Our story

19 Aug, 2020

Our story

Once upon a time, two Melbourne mamas were contentedly going about their bad-ass ways when they were slapped in the face by the shitstorm that was 2020. The country was burning, the plague was spreading and there was a nation-wide lack of toilet paper. Enter: Not a Pony.
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