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Space for Mental Health

Space for Mental Health

Health and wellness  is so much more than just physical fitness, it’s also about emotional and mental health.  But taking care of your whole body is something many of us tend to overlook. While physical health is often as simple as choosing exercise, proper nutrition,...

Choosing to Cheer Others On

Choosing to Cheer Others On

For many years now I have understood the importance of being an encourager.  It has been my goal to ensure that what I say is focused on building others up rather than tearing them down. And while I don’t claim to have quite perfected this practice yet, I have found...

When you’re grieving on Mother’s Day

When you’re grieving on Mother’s Day

  The hardest day of my life was the day I become a mother.The start of motherhood comes in so many forms for us all and for some of us, our journey into motherhood is the most terrifying experience we’ll ever face. Hearing and seeing the words ‘Happy Mother’s...

Feeling blah every day? Mamas, think about this.

Feeling blah every day? Mamas, think about this.

If you’re reading this, it’s pretty likely you’re a mum too. So, I think it’s time we had a little chat about that iddy biddy feeling of ‘blah’ that some – not all, but, well, a lot – of mums feel while their kids are little. I’ve spent a fair whack of my time as a...

Self-care tips for parents of special needs kids

Self-care tips for parents of special needs kids

There’s no doubt the world of parenting can be tricky, after all that gorgeous little bundle of joy doesn’t come with a handbook. And when around 7% of children aged between 0-14 years have special needs, I feel like so many of the parents I meet are experiencing...

When being a mum is an anxiety trigger

When being a mum is an anxiety trigger

Anxiety. It’s a powerful word. Taboo even. It’s a word that makes some of us feel ashamed.  But it shouldn’t! A recent survey showed that almost 50 percent of Australian women suffer from anxiety or depression, so why there’s still a stigma attached is beyond me! But...

How exercise helped my post-baby mental health

How exercise helped my post-baby mental health

My pregnancy was a walk in the park If it wasn’t for my ever-expanding waistline I wouldn’t have known I was pregnant. Life was good and consisted of pregnancy Pilates, afternoon siestas, and daydreams of how perfect life would be once my little bundle of joy...

Three Mama-Guilts to Ditch, starting NOW!

Three Mama-Guilts to Ditch, starting NOW!

How many times today have you felt that little twinge of mama-guilt? I felt it when I packed lunch boxes that were sub-par in terms of vegetable content, and when there were no school socks because I forgot to do the washing, and after I snapped at my toddler who was...

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