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[GUEST EDITOR] ANGELA SIMSON: 7 Ways to Reduce Your Stress

There will always be times in life when things start to get you down. Stress takes over and life almost seems too hard. These can be the times when you turn to old comforts and growth inhibiting habits to survive, believing they will reduce your stress. Naughty foods as a …

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YOU: 6 Simple Ways to Lead a More Creative Life

Ask anyone if they have any creative pursuits and you usually get one of two responses: ‘Yes, I love… [insert enthusiastic conversation about hobby here]’, or ‘Oh, I’m really not a creative type’. But, not being creative is one of life’s biggest myths. Everyone has the capacity for creativity. In …

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MAMA SOUL: Why Mother’s Day is all about YOU

By Angela Sutherland Let’s be honest, there’s a big chunk of consumerism surrounding Mother’s Day. There are premium flowers, special menus at the café, and pamper specials as far as the hot stones can reach. However, if we step away from the superficial gifts and the Hallmark clichés, Mother’s Day …

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BODY + SOUL: 5 of the Best Meditation Apps

In our cray cray busy world, meditation is swiftly becoming top of most mamas’ WELLNESS goals. But as something that takes a lifetime to master, how do you EVER get started? Thankfully there are a stack of fabulous guided meditation apps out there which can whisk you away to zen …

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BODY + SOUL: Why Hugs are the New Path to Happiness

By Rechelle Rozwadowski As mamas, we all know the power of physical touch and a hug in soothing a distressed child. Our maternal instinct springs into action before we even begin to register what we’re doing or why. We’re quick to offer up a heartfelt hug when a friend is …

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NOURISH: The Low-down on Kombucha #TREND

Kombucha. You’ve heard of it, it sounds super-cool. But really, what is all the fizz about? This fermented tea drink has been brewing its way to the top of the trend chain over recent years, and with good reason. Low in sugar, chock-full of health benefits and pretty darn tasty, kombucha …

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NOURISH: Tips + tricks to lead a more plant-based lifestyle

by Julie Piatt, international author, plant-based chef, meditation guide, yoga teacher We can all benefit from adopting a more plant-based lifestyle. The added vitamins and minerals protect your immune system, feed your skin and hair, nourish your mind and combat tiredness. It’s a win-win. And no, it doesn’t mean you have to give up …