Our Family Commitment

Our Family Commitment

When people get married one of the things that takes a lot of time and thought, is the importance of the vows. You could spend days if not weeks or months thinking about them. You are about to commit your love to your partner and you want to tell them what they mean...
The things kids say

The things kids say

This morning a friend of mine sent me a funny story with an image about a little girl misspelling the word hero. She had written a message on the footpath for her mum who was a nurse returning from work. The message read “my mother is a hoer”. You get it, right?  I...
Start The Day Well

Start The Day Well

Trying to stay in routine can prove difficult at this uncertain time but it is important. It could be very easy to let things slide and loose ourselves. Can we agree to one thing to keep us on track to start with? Getting up at a regular time each day and eating a...
Storm Baby

Storm Baby

With a wind warning issued for Storm Dennis we are all mindful of ourselves, our family and neighbors. We plan for the worst, charging our phones, locking gates, we tie down bins and get candles ready just in case the power goes out. We make sure we are safe and...
A Week In The Life Of A Doula

A Week In The Life Of A Doula

Did you know that Doulas have many roles, it all depends on your needs?  This week has been like always a real mixed bag. I’ve had lots of fun painting with little hands giving a special girl some one on one time while her mum and baby bonded and had some rest....
World Prematurity Day & My Baba

World Prematurity Day & My Baba

It’s world prematurity day today. This is my son born at 36+5 almost 24 years ago. I know many of you have had your babies even earlier, it can be a very worrying time. Monitors, tests, strange noises, lights etc. All you want to do is hold your baby. I had a...