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Finding confidence in being a feminist, while also being a homemaker and mother didn't come easy to me. I had the preconceived notion that to be a feminist you had to be paving the way in women's rights. You had...
I know that things here at The Motherhood Project have been pretty quiet! Between our collaborative team, we've sold businesses, had sick kids, moved house, had new babies, been sick ourselves, suffered loss, death, sickness and stress in our families...
I spend all day saying to children: ‘washing your hands is so important, get dressed and stay warm, you need a good night’s sleep and occasionally an early night, eat well to stay healthy, take an hour of quiet...
At the end of a busy day, the aim is to get dinner on the table as soon as possible… all while dodging pot-clattering toddlers, fighting children, and the homework battles. So the suggestion to let kids help with...
I read a blog the other day that talked about how as Mum's we tend to share the good moments of our days with our friends and family on facebook and it made me think about the last month...
  The world was abuzz with the arrival of HRH Princess Charlotte this week, and with it come a flood of scrutiny on her famous mother. When she walked onto the steps post-birth, the Duchess looked amazing. She had a radiant...
My son is about to turn 5. Yay, he's going to school, but oh no, he's going to school! Any other parents have mixed emotions on this? You know school is not compulsory in New Zealand until the child turns...
Vaccinations. Hot topic, I know. Controversial? Absolutely. Blood boiling? For some, yep. But let me tell you why I feel the need to talk about this.   As a mother to be, I made a choice; same as you. I researched...
This week, I was folding the washing and my brain registered a new sound. You know how it is as a parent – always in a state of high alert, always forward planning chores/meals/outings/nappy changes. Sounds come in and...
Have you had a fire safety family meeting recently?   My youngest and I were recently walking home from school. He was chatting about his life when he is an adult (he has plans i tell you, plans!). He had decided...