Tag: Parenting

Breast is not always best.

Looking back on this photo brought back so many memories of those first few months as a mother, the fear, the love and the excruciating pain I went through every single feed. I was told breastfeeding was going to be the most natural thing…

To all the mothers doing the best that you can, you are worthy.

To the mums who broke down today after being up all night with a sick child, you are doing an amazing job mumma. To the mum who felt inadequate today, you are enough. To the working mum who feels like your kids are missing…

Consent matters, we have the right to say NO!!

A few days back my daughters friend came home and told her mother, a close friend of mine, that at the year 6 formal that if a boy asks a girl to dance with them that they should not say no because it could…

The day I became a woman wasn’t what I expected.

I was at the stage where I was chanting ‘I must, I must, I must increase my bust’ into the mirror daily..

Enough with the Mum shaming!

When it comes to parenting there is always something new we should be doing and something old we shouldn’t be. Whatever we do though, Mum shaming seems to be the new ‘in thing’ and it needs to stop!