To the mom who says she’s a failure.
Here are the questions that ran through my mind.
I was going the best I could.
It’s that time of year yet again, the end of the old year where we reflect on all the things that have happened, we have achieved, celebrated, reflected on and the beginning of a whole new year. Towards the end of last year I got thinking about this topic and started to write down for … Continue reading Amanda’s New Years Reflections
So, what are you waiting for? Be the hero of your own story. We are all rooting for you.
With Christmas almost here, have you got to a point or been at the stage where your not really feeling the Christmas spirit? With Christmas feeling like it has been more commercialised each year and the stores bringing out the decorations out earlier and earlier, sometimes even as early as October, you can feel a … Continue reading What to do when you’re not feeling the Christmas Spirit
The holiday season almost upon us, it can also be a time when our stress levels can be really put to the test. Sometimes there’s a perfectly legitimate reason for holiday stress like empty bank accounts, parties, shopping, cooking, cleaning, entertaining or travelling interstate or overseas to see our love ones. With some practical tips, … Continue reading How to mentally prepare for the Holidays
With an ever changing society in which we live in and the dynamics of the family unity as we know it to be, we are continually changing and evolving on a daily basis. We only have to look at our Grandparents or Forbears to see that this has been going on for decades even centuries, … Continue reading How can I help a Family member when I don’t live nearby?
In today’s post we are highlighting SIDS awareness and what causes SIDS. When researching for this post, I found that the majority of the information about Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) came back with the same information about the syndrome. So what is SIDS? Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), also previously known as “Cot Death”, … Continue reading SIDS Awareness
You’re lucky you know that? You could have died. And there’s nothing special or romantic about that. You just would have been gone. ~Julian from One Tree Hill. During my recovery and break from the working world, I made it my personal mission to watch movies… A lot of movies. A lot of black and … Continue reading #SuicideIsNotRomantic