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Yearly Archive for: ‘2011’

  • A deep yearning for less…a tea house dream

    So many people, myself included on one level, crave for more, more, more. It is the driving force and message of our society: the promise of more and better. I remember when we were planning to build our own house the plans just kept getting […]

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  • Joy Pockets

    This week’s gratitudes… Post Halloween dinner – all three food groups – fish, veg… and smarties!***Autumn leaves – 31 years of seeing them and they’re still so awe-inspiringly beautiful *** Creating the happy womb. com – just the name makes me feel good *** Daily […]

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  • Because I love you…

    Because I love you, I want to share all the goodness in the world with youBecause I love you, I want to wrap my arms around you and tell you it will be alrightBecause I love you, I want you to be happy to the […]

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  • What’s in a name?

    So, dear reader, I realised that I never shared with you how I got my name. Dreaming Aloud, I mean! Like all good names, there’s a story to it. When I started to write a column for JUNO magazine, I needed a name. A name […]

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  • An Experiment to Change the World

    I am very excited to share with you this month’s issue of Wild Sister magazine which focuses on Gratitude; how to cultivate it, really feel it, share it, and live it. You may remember me raving about it when I discovered it last month. Full of beautiful artwork, photography, inspiring, uplifting women’s […]

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  • Of witches and wise women

    At this time of witches, wizards, goblins and ghosties, I was reflecting on what I would dress up as. I always dress up as a witch. You know the rigmarole: black dress, pointy hat, big nose, ugly facial warts and a broomstick. And this year I […]

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  • Blogoversary Giveaway!

    I am celebrating¬†one year of the Dreaming Aloud blog!¬† Oh what a journey it has been! And oh how wonderful it has been to share it with you all. I couldn’t have guessed how much brighter and fuller my would become as a blogger. I […]

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  • Christmas…already????

    Yup! Over at Thrifty Christmas, it’s Christmas already. This wonderful site has a hundred and one ideas for Christmas craft and cooking for thrifty women… and as creative mamas know you have to start early if you’re making a handmade Christmas. Today’s guest post is […]

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  • The poo doula

    Today I have been a doula. For a constipated three-year-old. We tried breathing, and laughing, and distraction, and pushing, and screaming, and squeezing hands, and talking about how mummy pushed babies out of her yoni. We tried good cop, bad cop. We tried patience and […]

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  • Joy Pockets

    Sharing my week’s delights and gratitudes So many new blog followers – welcome one and all – please know that your presence is deeply appreciated *** Homemade pistachio macaroons – life doesn’t get much better than that *** Mr Dreaming Aloud’s beautiful photographs – such […]

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