Motherhood – How it’s changed me.

I like to tell myself that I am essentially the same person I was 7 months ago, but the truth is: I am a vastly different human to who I was. I now know selflessness, how it truly feels to put another being's needs before my own. The biggest change seems to be my thought … Continue reading Motherhood – How it’s changed me.

Gratitude 6 – This place called home

Home is where the heart lies, where family resides; a place that captures a part of our soul. Pieces of my essence are scattered throughout, along with my partners and now, our son. Family and friends adorn the walls or just placed where we can gaze upon them and smile, remembering a time when that … Continue reading Gratitude 6 – This place called home

Thankful Thursday: How to love your mind, body and soul

I have always had a hate/love relationship with myself and my body. I've always been highly inconsistent, extremely critical and self-deprecating, even if it may often seem more inward. It's one thing I've never really enjoyed talking about because it hits a soft spot in the emotional region. I'm trying to constantly reinforce a positive … Continue reading Thankful Thursday: How to love your mind, body and soul

Gratitude 5 – Pounamu

Picking up where I left off yesterday, I thought it made a lot of sense to resume the Gratitude Challenge that I had commit myself to. I wanted to do this so I would reflect over the beautiful people, things and experiences in my life, thus raising my vibration and enable myself to be more … Continue reading Gratitude 5 – Pounamu

Gratitude 4 – Family

It is no easy task to pinpoint a particular member of my family of whom I am particularly grateful for. Each and everyone has shaped me into this being that I am today,  this mother I am today. I am thankful for my mother, she gave me my loving heart and my fiery passion. My … Continue reading Gratitude 4 – Family

Gratitude 3 – Whanau

My circumstance is a little different to most when it comes to family, but I am all the more blessed for how things have turned out. It's as if there was divine intervention when I was brought into this world. Adopted from birth, and raised by the two most loving parents, gifted from a selfless … Continue reading Gratitude 3 – Whanau

The big and the small.

Firstly, I apologize for not posting as much as I usually do. Our little family is currently on the move for the next couple of weeks and when I do have the chance to sit down and update the blog I find myself slowly nodding off and waking to find an entire sentence that makes … Continue reading The big and the small.