Interview with Simply Happy

Interview with Simply Happy

Here’s an interview I did with Narelle from Simply Happy. I talk about my life, how Little Dream Catchers began, how I juggle family life with three kids and three businesses and I also give tips on beginning the practice of Gratitude with your family. Enjoy...
A 9yr old’s life lesson.

A 9yr old’s life lesson.

Last week our 9 yr old daughter learnt a HUGE life lesson in the power of positive thinking.  It wasn’t planned (very unlike Me…), it was just a moment in the day that came up, and we flowed with it. Miss 9: “Mum, I think I’m going to be sad...
A letter to Santa with a twist.

A letter to Santa with a twist.

I love Christmas, but I don’t like that it’s mostly driven by spending money on things that are not necessary and often not even wanted (yes, those presents…) I went a little overboard for our oldest child’s first Christmas. When Troy watched...
Why our kids don’t have iPads…

Why our kids don’t have iPads…

Today is World Mental Health Day. One in seven young Australians experience a mental health condition. The number of deaths by suicide in young Australians is currently the highest it’s been in 10 years.  Suicide kills more young Australians than car accidents....
How I get my 3 kids to bed at 7 every night.

How I get my 3 kids to bed at 7 every night.

Meditation. Yes. Meditation.  Bedtime for myself is super easy. I’m always exhausted. I fall in to bed. I sleep. Easy. For my kids however, it’s just not that simple.  For them, it’s the time of day when they start thinking about ALL the things that...
My 8yr old chose my outfit today, here’s why…

My 8yr old chose my outfit today, here’s why…

My 8yr old chose my outfit today, here’s why: She didn’t want to go to school. I’m not sure why, but I could sense the beginning of anxiety and a possible emotional meltdown. Instead of trying to reason with her, or work out why she didn’t want...