Every mothering bone in my body (and that's all of them including the 26 bones in each foot that get abused by jettisoned Lego/Duplo pieces) drive me to prevent my children from feeling any form of pain - be that physical or emotional. I believe that the expression "Hell hath
In my last post I wrote about the benefits of living a more conscious life which is all good and well but of little use to anyone without information on HOW to do this. When referring to living a conscious life I am talking about living with an awareness of
I have been battling to put my finger on this exactly but have now been able to put into words why I find the discipline balance so very difficult with my daughter. I am often conflicted about when to draw the line on disobedience that is also self-expression. My daughter can be
When I talk about living consciously I am referring to being aware of your emotional state, and reactions based on this emotional state. This encompasses not only what is going on in the mind but also what is happening in the body. So often people experience emotions happening TO them, as if
In my quest to raise a spiritual child I decided to introduce gratitude to Jocelyn tonight at bedtime. After giving thanks for the important things, the not so important things and then getting to things like the couches, door and washing basket, I realised that all I have actually done
Our bodies are ALWAYS talking to us. They offer invaluable signs to let us know when to slow down and take stock because imbalance in body and mind is present. Our bodies also provide us with the means to rectify that imbalance and to manage our stress and well being.
I can't fully explain the energetic or the astrological reasons or other reasons behind this but, in a nutshell, consciousness is being raised in a big way and people are really feeling it. Have you noticed how difficult last year was - more conflicts, more challenges, more illness, more change?