Motherhood Question #1

Why is it always the way that on the days you have plans your toddler can sleep through the sound of the vacuum, your preschooler singing at the top of her lungs and doing gymnastics off her bed, the delivery...

Friendship

My niece started high school this year. She’s gone from being an exuberant, all-singing, all-dancing, excited to see me & tell me all about her accomplishments girl, to barely looking up from her phone on the couch to acknowledge my...

Anticipation

It’s only when you have been a Mum for a few years that you truly appreciate everything your own Mum did for you. My daughter just turned 4, it’s a major milestone, cupcakes at preschool are a rite of passage....

Mamamia

I was nervous getting on the plane not knowing what to expect when I disembarked. 10 weeks learning a new language wasn’t enough to feel prepared. A new country, new culture, new family awaited me. My boyfriend had left the...

Day of the Girl

Every girl has limitless potential, we are all created equal and deserve the same education, opportunities, support and freedoms to be able to follow our dreams ? #DayoftheGirl http://www.unwomen.org/en/news/in-focus/girl-child If you know an inspirational girl please share her story ❤️

Set the Tone

The day after we moved in together my husband asked me to marry him while I was doing the washing up. It was romantic to me because it was spontaneous and authentic. I met him 3 months prior and we...

Ice Delight

There is one constant in my life that no matter the emotion I’m feeling I will always have excitement for… Ice Cream ? My endless love ❤️

20,000

Share the ❤️ I love receiving messages from women saying that my posts connect with them ? My intention when starting this page was to write about topics that unite and affect women regardless of race, age, culture, marital status...

Hooked

The best part about being a kid is believing anything is possible. My daughter has recently discovered the magic of books. Before she goes to sleep I read her a book from the Dr. Seuss collection and she giggles at...

Infidelity

What causes a man to cheat? It’s simple really, he’s checked out of the relationship. That means he no longer places a high value on his partnership with you, he has thought about the consequences of being caught and losing...

Flawed

If life is a series of moments, then not every one is bound to be reflected perfection. Most days life as a Mum starts out running until you fall exhausted into bed. Throughout that day you will at some point...

Inspiration

What is inspiration? The promise of infinite possibilities. The thrill of the unexpected. The beauty in happiness. Reciprocated love. The perception of pleasure. Authentic leadership. The ordinary in extraordinary. Conscious creative contribution. Belief in the betterment of humanity.

I’m a Child

I’m a child, don’t abuse my trust, Don’t harden my heart with your perverted lust I’m a child, don’t prey on me, This wonderful world will become scary I’m a child, not a victim to choose, Your personal demons are...

Restraint

There are some things in life that can’t be bought. Anonymity is one of them. Once you become famous and therefore recognisable you become public property and people feel entitled to judge you on everything from your appearance, parenting skills,...

She Sparkles

My daughter is tall for her age and so effervescent people assume she is older and have higher expectations of her behaviour. Luckily she always charms them with her personality and they are impressed when they realise she is only...

Honour

Every time I read the news my heart breaks a little. It breaks for the tragedies and atrocities that are happening around the world and it breaks for the world that my children will grow up in. It breaks for...

Object

Life is all about choices. Two important ones are who we choose to spend the rest of our lives with and if we will/won’t have children. The decision to reproduce doesn’t then define our sole purpose in life. Nor does...