Category Archives: Attachment

Parenting is hike, not a destination.

Sometimes ‘old’ posts are worth revisiting as they help us to regain our focus and they set us back on the path we may have strayed from. Enjoy this revisit. This morning after taking my daughter to school I decided to … Continue reading

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What’s up with Selfish Children?

I haven’t been blogging for very long time, in fact I’ve only pushed the ‘Publish’ button seventeen times including today! That been shared, the one thing that has stood out for me over the past few months is the absolute … Continue reading

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Hope is gone, we drift.

Seeing this graffiti in our neighbourhood really struck me hard. Not because it is vandalism, not because whoever did it defaced another’s property but because the message it conveys is so deep and insightful and so very sad. Without probably realising it, … Continue reading

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This parenting thing is a never ending hike, not a destination!

This morning after taking my daughter to school I decided to walk the long way home so that I could have a little alone time in my head before all the craziness starts up. Going into June is always a … Continue reading

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When you are a Mother, you learn that most times even your very best attempt isn’t good enough.

I think I have always known this, I just find it really ironic that I had it rubbed in my face on Mother’s Day, before 8am!! Not exactly how I had envisioned THE one day dedicated to celebrating mothers starting … Continue reading

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Why are parents today so preoccupied with pushing independence?

Many parents have been asking me about how to get their children to become more independent. Sadly, there is no quick fix… but there is a way through, it just isn’t what you may think. This post is a repost … Continue reading

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Just Ask Me.

Everyone has questions. Most people want answers. Not every answer is the one you might expect, or the one that you want. But you should still ask it. There is no such thing as a stupid question. If you don’t … Continue reading

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