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Mother’s Day

Of all the roles I play, a mama is by far my favourite one. ❤ I feel so blessed to have stumbled upon the journey of motherhood. I am filled with gratitude for my life partner, who has supported my #homebirthing #notvaccinating #clothdiapering #extendedbabywearing #extendedbreastfeeding #homeschooling #sleeptraining then #cosleeping #attachmentparenting #openblogging #onlynaturalwoodtoys #childhoodunplugged #organicfood #consciousparenting passions like no other. Almost … Continue reading


“There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere.” Nelson Mandela At the beginning of 2016, I made the choice to cut off 17 inches of very lengthy, thick, unruly hair. My main reasons for making the cut were to address existing and suppressed fears of being less womanly, less feminine, less desired, and…just less than, … Continue reading

The Colours of Us

An interesting week unfolded, full of teachable moments. In the first example, I changed Sophia into a dashing new, blue knit sweater we picked up at the thrift store. She was walking down the stairs with me and said, “Boys wear blue.” I gave her one of those where-did-you-hear-that looks. She said, “Let’s have a chat … Continue reading

A Developmental Spurt Masked As A Sleep Regression That Has Resulted From Our Moving Processs

#LongestTitleForABlogEver – I tried to shorten it, I really did…but my tired mind lacks the know-how. Where to begin. I’ll keep it short, because 1. I’m sure there’s more interesting things to do on a Monday night than read my poor-attempt-at-keeping-up-with-journalling entry; 2. I heard from my brother that people actually don’t like reading in general, … Continue reading