Meet Porsha from California!
Everyone give a very warm welcome to Porsha! How are you feeling today mama?
I’m feeling pretty well.
How many children do you have?
I have 2 girls ages 4 & 6.
How old were you when you had your first child?
I was 24.
Do you remember your initial reaction when you found out you were pregnant?
I was shook ha. We had been trying for a while but it still felt unexpected in a good way.
What first comes to mind when you think of mental health?
A person who feels all the feels.
Do you suffer from any mental illnesses yourself?
A few months back I was having a really hard time in my personal life. My mental health was declining and nobody seem to notice because I always kept a smile on my face. I’m happy to report 4 months later & I am in a way better head space now.
How was your mental health before you became a mama? How has motherhood changed or improved your mental health?
My mental health before becoming a mom was non existent I feel. I was so yeah I’m just doing my thing living my best life, no worries.
Do you practice self-care?
I do I take time for myself at least once a week to get out the house & go shopping or read a book, I am currently teaching myself Spanish. Anything I can do to take time for me & me only is my self care.
Advice for other mamas…
No matter what you go through you are not alone. Big or small. If you ever feel overwhelmed or just need someone to talk to please speak up & speak out. Also you can always dm me @missporsha I love talking to other moms. About anything the weather, our kids, what’s for dinner. Just hit me up 🙂
What’s the scoop on Porsha?
What are some of your favorite family activities?
We love watching new released movies together, board games, park picnics. Recently we have been living at the beach.
What’s the cutest thing your kids have done?
Oh gosh there’s so many things it’s hard to choose one off top. But I would say anytime they just gave me a hug and a kiss out of the blue is super cute. Plus it makes my day.
What are some of your favorite comfort foods?
I love gummy sharks, pizza & pineapple mango smoothies! Yum!
Tell us your go-to song at the moment!
Lemonade by Don Toliver
What’s one thing you want to do when this pandemic ends?
I want to go to Disneyland! We had 2 trips planned and had to miss them. We are a Disney family we love it there!
Do you have any pets?
Yes a 4 month old toy Yorkie named Kobe Karson Carr aka KKC
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