When we think about Balance we often think of the mental “am I balanced enough?” - and we add “achieve balance” to the “to do list” … in addition to everything else! We are now conditioned to think we need to win the battle with Balance. Man. We are hard on ourselves, aren’t we! Our… Continue reading Is “Balance” on your To-Do list?
This week is all about surrendering, letting go, and flowing with the natural weather cycles and elements of the earth. Let your children feel the world outside without any noise. What if you don't say anything at all? What if you just guide them outside, and play in nature? Observe the leaves on the ground,… Continue reading THIS WEEK: SURRENDER, BE SUPPORTED BY NATURE (18TH JULY 2022)
I've detected the key in switching off anxiety. When you discover, and connect with, and deeply understand and make friends with, the reason you were born and what you believe your purpose is in life, anxiety switches off. Because anxiety is no longer your language. Where it used to be a fear of the unknown,… Continue reading When anxiety is no longer anxiety.
Recently I've been raising awareness of the impact of the ever-increasing populations of ticks around the world and especially (as relative to me) on the Eastern coast of Australia. You can read all my blogs and articles on my new website, dedicated to recovering from just one of the "diseases" brought about by tick bites,… Continue reading The deficiency we have, with an ever-increasing tick population
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 not, for this instance at this time (not always!) feeling capable of… Continue reading Channeling in on Tantrums and 5 Fix-It Steps
Are you looking for a pancake recipe that you feel good about serving to your kids? My kids love pancakes. They love combining ingredients, cooking over the stove top, spreading their sauce or honey and are always full! The challenge for us mums can sometimes be in ensuring they have more than just wheat, cow’s… Continue reading Wholesome Pancake Recipe
Did you know kids 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 bub soon due to join us, I remind myself often -… Continue reading Resilience in bite-sized pieces
Listening to your heart can be challenging. You can want to homeschool but have no idea how to start and what it would involve, and come up with all kinds of reasons why it isn't possible. And sure, it isn't possible for some people - depending on their circumstances in life (what they have moulded… Continue reading 41 short and sweet “Result-focused” Reasons to Homeschool
This is what happened. I took my boys (4yo and 1yo) to the supermarket - very brave, I know. 4yo was superb, sitting in the trolley the whole time, rarely saying a word. 1yo was on foot, trotting backwards and forwards pointing his quirky little 1-finger point, waving, talking and charming. I grabbed them hot… Continue reading That lady said my kids were wild and unruly!
If you have ever had one of those moments where you questioned yourself and your decisions surrounding your children's wellbeing, I've been there before, too. Mine was on the homeschooling subject, and not because I was thinking I should change my choice - I could see that my boys were thriving and were physically, intelligently and emotionally flourishing. Staying together… Continue reading The strength to be ‘individual’