Tag: #raisingchildren

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!

To the worlds best teacher, thank you.

Miss 12 Aiva-Leilani’s beautiful teacher Mrs Bickhoff has retired in preparation for bub no 2 and she brought each child a book and left a message on their bookmarks.

Why I didn’t talk about my abuse until now.

Trigger warning – rape mentioned* This is the hardest blog I ever have or will ever need to write but I can no longer remain silent. The first time I was sexually abused was by a family member and someone I loved and admired,… Continue Reading “Why I didn’t talk about my abuse until now.”

There’s plenty of room up the top for all of us!

It’s been about a month since I started blogging and I am so far from being at the top of the ladder, fuck I’m barely standing on the bottom rung looking up to all those I admire and that inspire me but I am… Continue Reading “There’s plenty of room up the top for all of us!”