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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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13 Self-Love Tips for New Mamas

“The overwhelming responsibility for the life of this tiny person means you naturally put yourself firmly at the bottom of the pile. But a little self-care goes a long way, meaning you don’t just survive but thrive.”

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When Life Has Other Plans

It’s the one-year anniversary of my beautiful father leaving us earthside today. I cannot believe it is a year. It still feels like it happened yesterday, and I am nowhere near getting my head around it. He was my everything, my incredible dad. For those of you who read my …

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Seeking happiness? Try mindfulness. Here’s how…

We live in an age of busyness and often deal with it by spending our time on autopilot. According to both research and common sense, this can affect our level of happiness. In fact, it is thought to make us rather unhappy versions of who we could potentially be. So, how can we break the negative …

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4 Small Ways to Live Sustainably Every Day

Despite being busy mamas, we all do our best to care for the wellbeing of the planet and live sustainably. But, as much as we dream of achieving a 100% sustainable existence, sometimes that is just waaaaay too hard. But chin up chicka! All the little things DO count. And instead …

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Why Mondays are the New Fridays

by Ellie Hirsch Mondays are officially the new Fridays. Yep, you heard it here, mama. Do you remember those days when you were young and had zero responsibility? You would look forward to Friday and savour every minute of your precious weekends – staying out late, sleeping in, relaxing, eating, socialising. You …