Category: Parenthood

Do you have time?

“Time is a created thing. To say, ‘I don’t have time’ is like saying, ‘I don’t want to’.” – Lao Tzu Every day, I’m becoming more & more comfortable with the message behind this quote, but there was definitely a time (a long time) when it would have made me

An Ode to Washing

Oh washing piles, In all your glory, How you really do Tell a story Of favourite foods, Of fun times had, Of clothes worn by Mum, That belong to Dad Of colours & patterns Chosen with love & clothes, once big, That fit like a glove Oh washing piles, How

Group Acrylic Mandala Painting Intuitive Art Therapy Workshop with Embarked with Simone in Atwell, South of Perth Western Australia

What do you do?

On those days (or weeks) when… You’re a little more tired You’re a little less patient You’re a little more clumsy You’re a little less motivated You’re a little more forgetful You’re a little less talkative You’re a little more irritable You’re a little less organised You’re a little more

Tackling the toy room turmoil

Over the last 18 months, we’ve had what we call, ‘Project GSD’ (Get Sh*t Done), taking place in our house. We started by pulling together a list of things we want to do around the house (which we sometimes add to after we’ve completed a new job that wasn’t on

Investing in Ourselves

How many of us really invest in ourselves? How many of us spend time on, or with, ourselves? And how many of us, push ourselves aside, saying, “I don’t have time to paint, or to sit and read a book, or to have a bath, or to exercise or go

Have you been holding back?

How many of us can truthfully say, “I don’t hold back”? I’m not talking just in a sense of saying how you really feel, or “giving a piece of your mind” 😋, or airing all the skeletons in your closet… I’m talking in a sense of showcasing 100% of yourself,

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