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Vinnie's Real Mom Experience: When Maternity Leave Doesn’t Fill You With Absolute Joy

In the same way that no two births are ever the same, neither are any one Mama's experiences. The #OTMMomLife series explores any and every topic relating to pregnancy, birth and early motherhood, from a Featured Mama's perspective. This week our Featured Mama is Vinnie Yuen, a communications professional and mom to an active toddler boy. Born and raised in Hong Kong until the age of eight, she now lives in Richmond, BC.  I have a confession. I didn’t love maternity leave. I know how lucky I am to be able to get it. I know many women would do anything to spend one-on-one time with their babies. But during those first months, I felt alone. I felt drained. I was sad....

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