Category Archives for "Ladies Lounge"

A Message To The New Mum In The Café

I was recently sitting in a café and my heart broke a little. Surrounding me, were my three little peeps, in various stages of drawing, reading, eating, arguing, fighting, whinging…..a pretty normal scene for any mother with a 9, 7 and 5-year-old. My heart was not breaking because my kids where being, well kids. No […]

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The Greater The Struggle The Greater The Reward?!?!

The Greater The Struggle The Greater The Reward…..Really? Really? So, I’m in the middle of a hot power yoga class the other day when I thought ‘this is just insane-I’m sweating profusely and my muscles are screaming to stop and OMG I love this. I couldn’t love this more….because I know the more I’m struggling […]

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Finding ME

As she lay curled in the foetal position, she murmured the words ‘I cannot do this anymore. I cannot get out of bed. I have nothing left’. Her confused and concerned husband stood there holding the baby, with a toddler clinging to each leg, not knowing what to do or say. And as she turned […]

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Keeping It Raw and Real

If you like it real and raw then read on! Like many others, I often share photos on social media of my children, and of me sharing a beautiful moment with my children. What I don’t ever share are some of the other realities of being a mother. The ones that we don’t really want […]

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