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Feeling Like Yourself

admin / February 5, 2017

I had an illuminating conversation with a group of friends the other day. One of the girls described a workshop that she attended, ‘We were sitting around the table and the facilitator said, write down a list of things that you like to do. Next to that, write down a list of things that you’re good at. Now circle the activities which overlap; that’s where the magic happens. And here I was sitting in a room with the most amazing, talented, witty, clever group of women that I knew …..and everyone had blank pages. I wanted to leap out of…

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Feeling Like a Mum

admin / February 24, 2016

It’s been almost two months now since our little girl entered my world.  I am daily transfixed by her, I love her and I find her to be terribly cute.  But sometimes I can’t shake the feeling that I should be feeling more like a Mum.  As far as maternal instincts go — I wish that I was more in tune with what my baby is thinking, feeling and needing.  Sometimes her cues are not so obvious and a lot of responding to her needs is detective work. During the first couple of weeks, I struggled with breastfeeding.  That overtook my world.…

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