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    10 Books… for $10

    Starting this morning, for the next 72 hours only, you can get a bundle of 10 e-books on motherhood for just $10… That’s right, $1 a book. For over $60 worth of books. Get them here now! My title included in the bundle is Moods […]

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    Moods of Motherhood

    Moods of Motherhood charts the inner journey of motherhood, giving voice to the often nebulous, unspoken tumble of emotions that motherhood evokes: tenderness, frustration, joy, grief, depression, playfulness and love. She explores the taboo subjects of maternal ambiguity, competitiveness, and the quest for perfection, offering […]

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  • The Myth of Happy Families – Why it Just Can’t Work… and How You’re Doing Just Fine

    How’s your day? Chances are you’re tired. Or beating yourself up at getting cross with a child. Or have just had to break up a fight. Or are hiding on the internet just to get five minutes peace. Or perhaps you are feeling very chuffed […]

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  • Dearest Mama…

    Dearest mama, You started out with such high hopes, big dreams – how you would help the world to embrace your dear sweet children. You whispered your promises to them in the womb. Of how you would be the perfect mother – ever gentle, kind […]

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  • Embracing the Magic of Moonlit Nights

    Welcome to the July Mindful Mama Carnival: Mindfulness and NatureThis post was written for inclusion in the Mindful Mama Carnival hosted by Becoming Crunchy and TouchstoneZ. This month our participants have shared their experiences of mindfulness and the natural world. Please read to the end […]

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  • Mama Bashing

    Welcome to the February 2012 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Respectful Interactions With Other ParentsThis post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Code Name: Mama and Hobo Mama. This month our participants have focused on how we can communicate […]

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  • Are you a morning goddess?

    How do you start your morning? I know that how I start mine sets the tone for my day. A few moments mindful breathing and I am a far nicer mama. Hassle and whinge and jump on me and I’m set to banshee mode for the rest […]

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  • Of Earth Mothers and Creative Rainbow Mamas

    STOP PRESS!!!! (JAN 2013)THIS POST WAS A TURNING POINT IN MY LIFE. IT BECAME THE SEED THAT MY THIRD BOOK – THE RAINBOW WAY : CULTIVATING CREATIVITY IN THE MIDST OF MOTHERHOOD (OUT LATE 2013) IS ALL ABOUT. IT IS THE CREATIVE RAINBOW MAMA’S BIBLE. […]

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  • A LOVE LETTER: in celebration of mamas:

    I am lucky to know a lot of lovely mamas who are full time mamas, and also work at things that they love, to support their families financially and nourish their souls. Far from the ‘having it all mums’ of the 80s and 90s, these […]

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  • Mother tongue – a positive vocabulary of mothering

    “We live in an articulate society, continually questioning ourselves and each other. It is not fair to leave a new mother with a horrific collection of words to condemn her – and almost nothing in the way of praise for when she is doing something […]

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