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Featured: The motherhood journal

A series of blog posts written by women, for women

Featured: Through mothers eyes

One mother tells her story of survival, of trusting her instinct, and of fighting for the lives of her premature twins. A heart-wrenching must-read.

featured: the decline of outdoor play

Where are all of the children? Not outside, apparently. Find out why, for the first time in history, children are spending most of their time indoors instead of out, and what we can do about it.

To TV, Or Not To TV..

To TV, Or Not To TV..

One of our first big adventures in living life outside of societies norms was ditching the big, black box in the corner of the living room. No more mindless entertainment and white noise pumping through the house; BLISS! Anyone close to me back then, thought I’d...

DIY: Natural Play Dough Recipe For Kids

DIY: Natural Play Dough Recipe For Kids

When you learn how easy it is to make your own natural play dough, you’ll be kicking yourself for ever buying the conventional kind thats full of nasty toxic ingredients. And that beautiful natural eco friendly play dough, well you will be saving yourself so much...

TMJ: Through Mothers Eyes

TMJ: Through Mothers Eyes

My head was down, throbbing with sheer exhaustion. My body tight with stress. The room around me was cold and sterile.  Haphazardly placed posters covered the walls. Next to me, sat my now ex partner.  The emotion between us both was thick and...

Mother’s Day Market Night 2019!

Mother’s Day Market Night 2019!

Mother's Day is right around the corner, and in celebration we've come together with 16 wonderful small businesses to bring you everything you could ever need, for you, your family, and all of the wonderful women in your life. From cards, to essential oils, to yoga...

The Decline of Outdoor Play

The Decline of Outdoor Play

☾ In 2011, Planet Ark conducted a study on outdoor play for kids that had stark results. 72% of respondents played outside every day as kids, compared to only 35% of their children. 1 in 10 children today play outside only once a week or less. They also found that...

Gardening: Let’s Get Started

Gardening: Let’s Get Started

Whether you are growing a garden full of flowers, a vegetable patch teeming with all sorts of produce, or a simple but thriving apartment garden on your back deck using pots. Whatever your gardening approach may be, I think we all collectively believe and know of the...

Why YOU Need To Be Prepared For A Bushfire Emergency And How

Why YOU Need To Be Prepared For A Bushfire Emergency And How

Summer is here! You probably think of summer and think beach, ice cream, the smell of sunscreen, summer holidays full of long balmy afternoons with your family! Bliss, isn’t it? Fire is probably the last thing on your mind, right?

12 Ways to infuse Magic in to your Christmas Traditions

12 Ways to infuse Magic in to your Christmas Traditions

Christmas is almost here, and with it a whole host of wonderful family traditions! Christmas is famously one of the most magical times of year, especially for small children. With so much going on, it can often feel a bit overwhelming trying to attend All The Things...

11 Simple Ways To Be Eco-Friendly This Christmas

11 Simple Ways To Be Eco-Friendly This Christmas

It's almost Christmas, the happiest time of the year! The lights, the food, the people, the music! It's simply magical, isn't it? Unfortunately though, it's not exactly the most eco-friendly celebration. Infamous for the amount of waste produced, there have been...

Panic | The Motherhood Journal

Panic | The Motherhood Journal

It's 5am. The sun is getting ready to peek above the horizon. The world is still, gently stirring to life. My family sleeps next to me; one, two, three. And there I am. Awake. Alone. And trying to convince myself that I am not dying. I have had mental health issues...

Rachael | The Motherhood Journal

Rachael | The Motherhood Journal

How Does Your Heart Feel? A Mother’s Anxious Heart. One of my favorite books to read with my daughter is “In My Heart: A Book of Feelings” by Jo Witeck. Through metaphors and similes a little girl identifies feelings and emotions such as happiness, sadness, and fear....

Sharna | The Motherhood Journal

Sharna | The Motherhood Journal

• Once Upon A Time • Once Upon A Time, I was criticised for being 16 & pregnant. I was looked at as a child with a child. Perhaps they were right.. in hindsight I didn’t have a licence, I didn’t have money and I didn’t have a plan. I was not as “together” as all...

The Motherhood Journal

The Motherhood Journal

Becoming a parent, one of the most fundamental and universal of all human experiences, is oftentimes referred to as the beginning of life's greatest adventure. When you become a parent (whether that begins at conception, adoption, or birth for you), not only is a...

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