The One Question Every Mum Needs to Ask!

As an early childhood teacher and owner of an early learning center, every day provides me with an abundance of opportunities for discussions with mothers. These are some of my favorite parts of my day! I am fortunate to gain insights into other people’s lives,...

The Roots of Intention

When the time comes to put pen to paper, to carve out utterances as I share a collective awareness among mothers, there is an intention that lies beneath. This intention is like the roots of a tree, sprawled deep underground, weaving their way through soil and dirt...

The Soul Stirs

Have you ever felt an unease, a bubbling under the surface of your skin, igniting concern for what it means? Day after day, this feeling lingers within you, making you restless. It’s not a physical unease, rather an emotional rustling of your soul, stirring as it...

What’s The Reward?

What is the reward you’re chasing? Is it financial? Will it come in the form of freedom? Perhaps it will be measured in your children’s successes? There are rewards in all areas of life. Rewards as simple as being lucky enough to be in the right place at the right...

Mother Guilt

A few years ago, Eat Pray Love was all over the media – in cinemas, in the paper, in magazines, on the news – Elizabeth Gilbert made the best sellers list for 182 weeks with her true-life journey through marriage breakdown, travel, self-discovery, and love. Why the...

She Didn’t Ask for That

Do you know someone who is living through a passage of their life they did not ask for? Living with a hardship, grieving the loss of a loved one, battling an illness? She didn’t ask for that.   Do you know someone who is experiencing a stagnation, a staleness, a...

Letting Go

One of the few certainties in life is the uncertainty of life itself. We may begin each morning the same way, implementing our routines day after day – attending to bleary-eyed children staggering from their room, or are yours the opposite, ready for the running of...

Hope and Intention as a Way Forward

It wouldn’t be uncommon to hear I wear rose coloured glasses or that I live in my own dream world where everything always work out for the best. While these aren’t entirely true representations of my mental avenues, it is safe to say I am very conscious about the...

Focus!

At Augusts’ Empower To Empower Workshop, I invited the mothers in attendance to gain a greater insight into my journey over the last seven years, by making reference to my person diary. After discussing the obvious (and not so obvious) developments in the quality of...