Kick your shoes off, grab yourself a cuppa and stay awhile.
I am a wife and mama to the best people I know. I like writing about them most. Sometimes, I feel like I am not enough and I forget my own innate wisdom and I write about that here, too. Humanness for the win!
I am highly intuitive and have a deep sense of knowing, my husband calls it my superpower.
I live for heart-warming conversations, quite moments with my baby on my breast and feeling the ocean on my skin.
I believe in making a big deal of the simple pleasures and the beautiful effects of living a life on purpose. I believe finding purpose is the reason we journey, and we journey to discover where we truly belong.
I believe creativity takes courage and an ability to fall in love with expression, storytelling and being seen and set free.
I believe nature is our medicine and there are few things that the ocean, fresh air and sunshine can’t heal. I love how sunsets welcome you home and are proof that endings can be beautiful.
I believe connection and consciousness can change the world. And love. The answer is always love.
I, hand on heart, believe in love at first sight, soul mates and the power of a mother’s love. I have experienced them all.
I believe that empowered women, empower women; we are in this together. Each of our stories unique and different, and not worthy of comparison.
I also believe in equality and inclusion and championing the rise of the empowered, conscious man.
I believe manicures, massages and making love are the perfect mood enhancers, oh and chai tea, with a dash of honey; preferably shared.
And I believe in sitting in stillness, and also in silliness and in singing, especially when singing isn’t necessarily prescribed, and
I believe we already have everything we seek and the magic is in the returning home.
In a nutshell, lady. Here is what you should know.
While at times when you are deep in mountains of washing, navigating tantrums, fighting to keep your eyes open after 7:30pm or questioning who you truly are beyond the role of Mum – you can simply forget that – you are doing really important work. As mothers, space holders and nurtures within your home. And, I believe
+ I met my husband in a pub, at Thursday night karaoke, while I was singing ‘The Horses’ by Daryl Braithwaite. What can I say, I am a real catch. That said, he is my one, my soul mate – he was and continues to be a life changing kind of love.
+ Three months later and I had packed up my life in my hometown of Newcastle and went travelling across the country with him in his van, finally planting our roots in his hometown of Adelaide – and I have never left.
+ Van life still calls us!
+ Motherhood has radically changed me, surprised and delighted me. It has given me purpose like I’ve never known and shown me the creative process in the most true and primal way.
+ I live for sunsets, and to photograph them. I am no photographer; but I wish I was.
+ I could live on avocado and chai tea alone. Oh, and eggs!
+ I am a Leo – and I have a mane of hair to prove it. But, strangely enough I would consider myself an introvert.
+ I love the clarity of self that comes with getting older, and I actually really enjoy seeing my physical self subtly age.
+ I feel lucky, really lucky; I have a beautiful life.