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Simple steps to dream creation get inspired mental wellness mindfulness self love

Have you set aside some time this year yet to set some intentions, goals and dreams for yourself and your family for this year? It's such an incredibly powerful action for you to set your intentions, feel into them and then action them (the important part we can often forget) For those Lunar...

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Your weight does not equate to your worth finding yourself get inspired mental wellness self love

Do you feel like you’re beautiful just as you are?

Do you feel like your weight and physical attributes determine your worth?
 
I know you’d hate to admit it, but I’d say you’re like me… and the rest of us. No we don’t feel beautiful just as we are and...
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Letting go of the past to support your future finding yourself get inspired mental wellness mindfulness

We’ve all been there, stuck in our own heads. Re-living the conversation, the incident, that moment we can’t seem to let go of. The hurt is what holds it within us, but it is ourselves that help it remain there, holding fort and letting it make a cosy home within our hearts.

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Behind the tears: what depression and anxiety really feels like finding yourself get inspired mental wellness real motherhood self love

For the biggest percentage of my life as a mum I have suffered with Depression and Anxiety. During my second pregnancy it started showing us signs we didn’t recognise until it was a full blown crisis. That may sound dramatic, but for anyone who has had this experience rattle through their...

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The biggest of consequence of ignoring self care get inspired mental wellness real motherhood self love

We hear the term thrown around everywhere nowadays, self care. We are seeking it, wanting more of it or even a small part of it to come into our lives. The biggest struggle is knowing the importance but not being able to make it a priority. Worse still – we don’t understand the...

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What we really mean by #fedisbest get inspired real motherhood

What we need is difference. And acknowledgement of that difference. But what the world needs most is acceptance. Acceptance that my journey as a mother may be different to yours and that even my own journeys for each child can be different too. 

The #fedisbest is going viral. I love...

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I was starting to get fed up with women… but now my faith has been restored finding yourself get inspired real motherhood

Yesterday something incredible happened. The world was forced to stop and look while women stood their ground. Millions of people worldwide, a large contingency of them women, stood tall for what they believe in. And we all noticed. I like many, had goosebumps of inspiration seeing the images,...

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5 steps to finding the holy grail of parenting - balance finding yourself get inspired real motherhood self love

Mothers are the queens of juggling, a circus superstar who can keep all the balls in the air at once… just hoping when they all come back down she catches at least one of them. There isn’t a doubt in my mind I make a pretty argument for being pretty darn good at this job (most days)....

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How I survive the heaviness of ante-natal depression get inspired mental wellness mindfulness real motherhood

Depression of any kind is heavy. It weighs you down. It tells you stories that keep you down. It places a stress and restriction on your soul and life like you have never felt. For me personally, ante natal depression is one of the worst kinds. This is my third pregnancy and second time with ante...

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The one way to ease the stress of your parenting life get inspired mindfulness real motherhood

Parenting… the dictionary says it is simply the rearing of children. I don’t need to tell any of you that this definition could do with some tweaking. But I did find it interesting that the pronunciation is “pair-uh n-ting”… and most days that is with a capital UH!...

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A mother's truce with her body get inspired mental wellness mindfulness self love

Your body is tired, weak and no longer in the same form as it used to be. It doesn’t move the same, feel the same, look the same, love the same. When you nurtured your babies something changed not only in your physical body, but more importantly in your mind. At some point in time a switch...

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How to 'just be' even when I'm a busy mum get inspired mental wellness real motherhood self love

Slowing down and motherhood… they aren’t generally two terms you could coin together. They literally oppose each other in every way. When you bring children into this world it is kind of like you sign an invisible but very real contract that you are now dedicated forever (at least...

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