Tag Archives: Grow

Why I Always Cry When Milestones Are Reached!

I sit here, on yet another monumental day, thinking to myself: how on earth do we parents process all the emotions that pump through our veins? The bewildering mix of great pride when something new is learnt, terrible fear about an uncertain future, blood-curdling anger at bad behaviour, unbridled joy when we hear our children laugh and so many other… Read more »

My Happy Days #1

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You know… There are days when it is just so easy for me to focus on the negatives – I’ll admit this is one of my constant battles. On days like those it seems to me that from the moment I open my eyes the “busy-ness” of the day just takes over… I grump because my coffee’s cold, because Daisy… Read more »

An Open Letter To My Children – Be More Than Me.

I look into your beautiful eyes and I see… I see dreams, and possibility, and promise, and hope for the future. I see the potential to change the world, to make it more than it is today, better than it was yesterday. I see pure ambition, genuine freedom, fearless curiosity, a humble teach-ability and eagerness to learn, courage, gentleness, innocence,… Read more »