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Parental Guilt – Why We Feel It and How To Overcome It

By Chrissie Davies Parental guilt. There is no doubt that mounting pressure on modern-day parents has led to an increased feeling of guilt. And it is not showing signs of slowing down any time soon. But when you understand what children need to thrive, you start to realise that the guilt …

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10 Easy Ways To Be A Zen Mama

By Alisha Kinna Zen is about spiritual awakening. Zen is yin and yang, nothing yet everything, beginning and end. In fact, zen means a lot of things, but the one key thing it encompasses is experiencing the present and finding peace in the basic miracle of life. However, when you’ve got …

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How to Improve Your Wellbeing and Resilience

By Dr Justine Gatt, UNSW School of Psychology Resilience is usually developed over a lifetime – but since 2020, we’ve taken a crash-course in it! We have had to deal with a new sense of normal (what even is normal anymore?!). We’ve had to learn how to work from home, how …

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5 Ways to Sleep Your Way to Better Mental Health

By Stephanie Centofanti, Psychology Academic at UniSA Online A lot of us are becoming so tired and so stressed from the pandemic [and life in general] that we’re struggling to sleep well. It’s a vicious cycle of worse stress, worse sleep, and deteriorating mental wellbeing. So WTF can we do to …

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Morning Rituals and Why You Need One

By Mama Disrupt®  Morning rituals. It’s the key to surviving stress and keeping sanity intact. Oprah Winfrey has one, even Richard Branson has one. And while these icons are clearly running global businesses – surviving a typical mama day and trying to juggle our own hopes and goals, is not …

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It Takes a Village… The 5 Types of Friends You Need

By Rebecca Hanley It takes A VILLAGE, right, mama? But what if you’re not sure what your village looks like? Here’s who you’re gonna need and where to find them. 1 // The Mum Friend When you’re pregnant, every mother you know will tell you that you’ll need some mum friends. …