The summer holidays seem endless. They’re hot and without much structure or routine. That’s tough on most kids, but it’s especially tough on Alex. The child who thrives on knowing exactly what to expect from every minute of the day. Read More
I’m feeling pretty useless as a Mum at the moment and I’m not really sure where to go from here. Alex, my 7 year old, is having a hard time. He is kind, sweet, loving, generous, sensitive and unbelievably thoughtful, until he’s not. On the flip side of all of this amazing, he can be… Read More
I spend a fair amount of time home alone with a 1 and a half year old. Sometimes I don’t get the chance to shower until 3pm and sometimes while I’m in there, my thoughts are so profound, they deserve to be shared.
Aaaaaand then, sometimes they’re a list of the perks of a mum bun. Read More
The transition from structureless, easy, fun days, to being told what to do constantly, forced to sit quietly and still for extended periods and attempt things far outside of his comfort zone, didn’t come naturally to my little free spirit. Read More
Today I don’t want to.
My spark is missing. Read More
She is an incredible reminder that we only live once, that carrying around anger and resentment and focussing on other peoples why’s or approval will never bring happiness. Read More
We are about 12,000 times busier than we were before, the washing baskets are always over flowing and leaving the house with anything less than half the houseful packed up in the car is not a possibility, but we’re so full of love I could almost burst. Read More
I know the power that a negative inner voice can have and I want so desperately for his inner voices to be so loudly positive that he has no choice but to keep going because he believes so strongly in the amazing little being that he is. Read More
I am more than a flat tummy and unflappy arms… Read More
It’s a scary word, and it’s an even scarier place to be. Read More