5 simple rules for new families

Becoming a parent for the first time is an unrivaled experience — and it can be radical. Since my son was born 12 months ago, I have found myself questioning everything, examining my beliefs and arriving at a this conclusion. Read more here…  

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Stages of independence

This morning as I dropped my almost one-year-old off at daycare, I was struck by his growing independence. The days of crying as I leave the room are gone, he simply waved and smiled as the carer carried him over to the other kids. Read the rest of the story here

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Why I’ve thrown out the rulebook

Early in my new role as a parent, I read an article in the newspaper about ‘intuitive parenting’ and it immediately struck a chord. Over the past two years I have been embracing new ideas and transforming as a person. I’ve embraced self-awareness at its core and worked hard to be more reflective. Simplifying my…

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Decorating minimalist style

One thing about minimalism that can be surprising is that minimalists don’t fit in one box. We don’t all own a certain number of things or all live in tiny homes. It’s not an one-size-fits-all ideology. At the core of minimalism is the intention of living simply and intentionally. What that means to an individual…

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