You’re Doing Great Mom!

You’re Doing Great Mom!

You’re doing great Mom! You know when you’re feeling really crap and you just need someone to tell you, “Hey! You’re doing great mom!”? Well, that’s exactly what my super talented and brilliant friend, MaryAnne Shiozawa, is doing in...
Babywearing peer supporter course

Babywearing peer supporter course

Babywearing is something often believed to be reserved for hippies. Society ignores that this is a tradition stemming back thousands of years! I knew from my training in chiropractic paediatrics that babywearing or the carrying of babies was the best way to transport...
Keeping sane with a toddler and a newborn

Keeping sane with a toddler and a newborn

My latest ramblings are about keeping sane with a toddler and a newborn. This is a personal reflection, it’s in no way intended to be used instead of medical advice, but just a little about what I’ve felt helped me so far. Although I must admit, I feel...
Camping with a newborn baby

Camping with a newborn baby

Camping with a newborn is sometimes considered a challenge, even amongst groups of experienced campers. Our first family camping trip with a newborn took place last week, and it was fantastic. We piled two adults, a three year old, a nine week old and a dog into the...
The summer holidays are near the end

The summer holidays are near the end

The summer holidays are finally coming to an end! It seems like we’ve had forever, but really Chris has had only three weeks off. We’ve had a lot of fun in that time, although there have been a lot of tears and tantrums too. They weren’t just from...