Tag: life

2020 Vision Boards – use your phone!

Ok mums. And everyone else who is really short on time and low on resources. I mean – all best intentions aside, do you REALLY have a poster board ready plus scissors and magazine photos to make your 2020 vision board? It’s 2020!! |…

Channeling in on Tantrums and 5 Fix-It Steps

What to do when you begin talking about (to others) a problem in your home, involving assertive child behaviour and tantrums. “Talking to others about a problem and especially complaining is a sign that we need to ask for angel help as we are…

Transformation Photo Candidates – be in it to win a share of $2,500

Deadline to register: 15th October 2018 Do you see those transformation photos on social media – those before and after shots – and think “I’d never do that”. Last month, I reflected on the last few years. I decided to look for a visible…

How to help kids build resilience

What is resilience? Children love to sort out their own problems? Step out of the way, parents 🤗 From the age of 1, they want to have a go at anything their little hearts are set on. As a Mum of 2 with another…

This week: visit a local food garden

It’s Winter in the southern hemisphere and if you are lucky enough to be in Australia or nearby, you will be enjoying the beautiful bounty of citrus on the trees. It is a magical sight, one that children and parents both love! So remember…

Support your local producers in whichever way you can :-)

Exciting things are happening in the world right now with the enthusiasm of supporting local community workers and remembering to pay people what they deserve for the effort they put into their offerings. For example, there are local producers of all kinds of goods…

Recognize what your body needs

As you’re enjoying the first fresh days of the new year, and setting intentions and reflecting on what was great (and not so great) about the year passed, don’t forget to listen to your body and honour its very specific needs at the beginning…

Mammalian Meat Allergy (Alpha-Gal) – aligning yourself with the right tribe – and live with it successfully and happily

For a couple of years now I’ve had what I suspected was a “red-meat allergy”, from a paralysis tick bite. This is a growing concern especially on the coastal areas of NSW and QLD. There are new cases diagnosed every day, children included, so…

Personal development for stay at home mums

Thousands of children around Australia are returning to school this week. It’s a time of fresh beginnings, of anxiety, excitement, new friendships and relationships – and not only for the children, because parents are equally feeling the mixed bag of emotions. Parents worry about…

The difference between Steiner and Montessori

I’m certainly not an expert when it comes to describing methods of teaching various education philosophies. But it’s an area that interests me and I’m learning quickly … so many people are asking me what the difference is between Montessori and Steiner. If you…

Dealing with Parenting Guilt

One thing we all need to deal with occasionally is the insecurity we have as a result of a particular childhood or teenage experience. There’s one lesson I learned today from battling with my insecurity and it’s this: No matter what happened in my…

Why it’s not healthy to exaggerate your problems

It’s common for friends to exclaim that this little boy, my son of 7 months, has pure joy in his face. Wouldn’t it be great if we all had such ready, joyful smiles! If I were to ask you how you are, could you…

Gentle Parenting Techniques: how to use Gentle Parenting with toddlers and preschoolers

When little toddlers mature into little boys and girls it becomes easier to expect more of them and we find ourselves speaking to them in ways we never used to. We might expect them to: – understand consequences – recognize hazards and dangers –…

How to change your life by changing your expectations

Ever noticed how what we expect almost ALWAYS comes true? How many times do we say, ‘I knew it!’ Or ‘I knew that would happen!’ Expectations are a lens that we see life through. It is so incredibly easy to become aware of your…

How do you define beautiful?

What is beauty? Beauty is an energy you feel, when someone or something in your environment stops you from what you are doing and makes you realize NOW. You know you have found beauty when you stop and breathe, ‘Wow.’ And what you are…

A channeled message: How is Body, Mind, Spirit connected?

I wrote this poem in a moment of channeling with my spirit guide, when I was seeking assistance understanding how our emotions and mental patterns influenced our physical health. I hope you can understand and appreciate the messages as much as I did 🙂…

Why we are all becoming so sensitive

It seems to me that a single day can’t pass without learning that a friend, family member or friend-of-a-friend has developed a symptom such as – – food intolerance or radical diet-change such as vegetarianism – allergic reaction – diagnosis of a disease or…

I’m collecting birth stories! Do you want to share your birth story?

Like millions of women around the world in days gone by, I was overjoyed to fall pregnant. Absolutely besotted with the idea of becoming a parent – and incredibly impatient to hold my baby, tickle a little tummy, and kiss chubby little fingers. But…

How to get more balance in life

This article is about a trick to handling many of life’s hard situations. I learned today that in handling situations, there is a perfect balance that will help us live happy and fulfilling lives. There’s an underlying rule of nature behind many of the…

What is the definition of Perfect? (The Law Of Attraction loves when we are grateful for the present moment.)

What is the definition of Perfect? My all-time favourite words are PERFECT and NOW. I think these words often, and they get me through my day. They connect me directly to my heart and bring my attention to who I am and what I…

How to set a good example to your kids

One day your baby suddenly shows he or she has realised something very special: Their sense of SELF. This means he/she has realised they have preferences, they can make decisions and put themselves where they want to be. If he wants to play with…

10 Ways to have a time-out even if you’re a stay at home mum (switch off the flight or fight response)

If you’re committed to natural health, don’t forget your mind …  We live in a time when there is an abundance of information, and conflicting opinions and recommendations, on what will make us or our children healthier. In this article we will share a…

Do vibrations really exist? How are humans affected by vibrations of feelings and food? (Law Of Attraction explained)

How much do you know about vibrations, and how they influence your life? Do you know that everyone can shift frequency to operate on a different vibration – whether it be higher or lower – and your daily life will be changed significantly? Do…

Child-led Parenting? Conscious Parenting? Heart-led Parenting?

Child-led Parenting These parents believe that their child is (1) on a learning adventure; (2) is innocent; (3) makes honest mistakes; (4) seeks education from grown-ups; (5) is equal; and (6) is deserving of our help, respect and honest, unconditional love. For these parents,…

How to accept your birthing experience – no matter what happens

Becoming a mother opened up a whole new world to me. A world where most conversations revolve around pregnancy, child-birth, hospital choices and birthing classes, healthy (or sick) children, babies and the hours they sleep, challenging trips to the supermarket, daycare, swimming lessons, The…