Tag Archives: motherhood

The longest day [ever] and sleeping around…

We knew it was going to be a long day.  But we had no idea of just how long it would end up. We left the village atView full post »

Worlds away…

It was a very quiet start to our week here in the village. With the man out making longboarding surf videos with anView full post »

Home-made baby bath bomb perfection.

Some may call it poor planning, others ingenuity, but whichever way you see the journey, here we are. Yesterday we ranView full post »

This village life.

I’m not quite sure how it happened, but here we are again at the end of another week. Ever since Bo graced usView full post »

Sweet she rocks, sweet she rolls.

I never thought I could get excited by rolling. That is until of course my 3.5 month-no-longer newborn baby rolled,View full post »

To inherit the earth, is our gift to them.

Bo’s birthright: it’s in her blood. Living in the village has taught me many, many things over the past fewView full post »

Playing it solo.

I’ve loved Bo at every stage of her pretty eventful three and a half months of life, but there is somethingView full post »

If only there was a birth-plan for life after birth.

Parenting advice comes in all shapes and sizes… and whether you ask for it or not, it comes. Some of it is good,View full post »

I’m on her team.

Right from the beginning: Photo by Kate Heaslip Photography How would you like to go to a brand new place, have someView full post »

The long days of the (slightly maniacal) mother of a catnapper

We have a serial cat-napper on our hands, and it might be driving me insane. Up until we moved to Indonesia Bo was aView full post »

The many faces of Bo.

It’s pretty amazing to watch a little person literally develop their personality. Bo has personality plus, thereView full post »

Weighing in, the village way…

We took Bo to have her weighed, village styles. A little different to the Aussie Health Centre with it’s crispView full post »

Dear Bo,

Dear Bo, I have written you a thousand letters in my head. Every night as I put you to bed, I rock you back and forth,View full post »

For you, Mamas.

In the cool breeze of the tropical morning, mothers in our village rise before the call to prayer, they are up longView full post »

Motherhood makes [me] crazy…

Just call me crazy. Seriously. This motherhood thing, it’s turned me into a bit of a lunatic. People warned meView full post »

It takes a village… a virtual village.

With motherhood literally moments away, I’ve been lost in thought – a privilege I am enjoying while it lasts. Days haveView full post »