Behind Their Eyes

  Parenting as a spiritual practice invites us to grow up and wake up ourselves in order for us to invite and help our children to do the same. In order for us to discover, know and honour who our children really are, we need to first understand that our children don’t arrive as blank … More Behind Their Eyes

Sunshine, Raindrops and Bare Feet in the Grass: Part 1

As humans, we yearn to be seen, to be heard, to be loved, to be connected with. This too, is true for our children. Our relationship with our children provides them with their life womb. We need to nurture this space to ensure that the conditions are conducive for our children to grow and to … More Sunshine, Raindrops and Bare Feet in the Grass: Part 1

7 Days of Detox: Physically Detoxing, Mentally Quietening, Emotionally Cleansing & Spiritually Awakening

This blog shares my reflections after a 7-day detox. This was an opportunity to detox physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. It created an opportunity for cleansing and awakening; an opportunity for being and letting go; an opportunity to bring more mindfulness, consciousness and awareness into my daily life and to notice and create daily rituals that serve me well. … More 7 Days of Detox: Physically Detoxing, Mentally Quietening, Emotionally Cleansing & Spiritually Awakening

A Gift of Grace: The Transformative Potential of Parenting as a Spiritual Practice

This is the final blog from the Parenting as a Spiritual Practice course – an 8 week online course that has offered an incredible opportunity for growth, expansion and transformation as a parent. This blog takes a step back to reflect over the journey and bring together the practices and the perspectives shared and explored within previous blogs, to weave together the many threads into one dynamic tapestry. … More A Gift of Grace: The Transformative Potential of Parenting as a Spiritual Practice

Becoming Aware of our Gifts and our Growing Edges as Parents

After week six of the ‘Parenting as a Spiritual Practice’ course this blog now takes a moment to reflect on ourselves as the parent in more depth through exploring our gifts and our growing edges. It touches upon practices that are grounded in real life that allow us to bring more self-awareness and that provide the transformative potential of awakened growth and awakened parenting. … More Becoming Aware of our Gifts and our Growing Edges as Parents

Bringing Consciousness to the Many Roles We Play as Parents

Week 5 reflections of my ‘Parenting as a Spiritual Practice’ course where we have been reflecting on the dynamic art of parenting and the many roles we play as parents, including the gatekeeper, guide and model. In our journey of parenting as a spiritual practice, our role is to co-create with our children, a way of being in the world that has an awakened and authentic perspective. … More Bringing Consciousness to the Many Roles We Play as Parents