Thermomix Postpartum Porridge

Thermomix Postpartum Porridge


I know, I know…when you have a newborn breakfast NEVER looks like the above photo!
But you don’t have to be a new mother to enjoy this porridge.
While the ingredients were specifically chosen to support Ayurvedic suggestions regarding recovering from childbirth, this Thermomix Postpartum Porridge can be enjoyed by anyone.
Whenever I make this for a new mothers, I am reminded of how good it is and I always end up making some for myself too!
And yes, with a six year old and a two read more

FREE Birth Debrief



For all of you who are pregnant and are thinking about empowering yourself with a Hypnobirthing Australia course, I have big news!

In 2017 I am offering a FREE birth debrief with every Hypnobirthing Australia class.

In this session we will talk about your birth experience, you will have the opportunity to share the good, the bad, the beautiful, and the ugly.  I will help guide your physical and emotional recovery, allowing you to process and to celebrate your birth.
You will also read more

A Different Kind Of Birth



The birth of an e-magazine!

It was just over a year ago that Bettina and I decided to come together and form The Kindred Collective.
Since those initial brainstorming sessions, we have each had a baby.
With babes at our breasts, The Kindred Collective has been forced to evolve.  But the main premise has remained the same.  The Kindred Collective is a community of women.  A virtual village of women who span the globe, who have something to share, who are looking to laugh, to cry, to give, to receive, to read more

My Fourth Trimester Body



Six months after her birth, my body still bears the signs of her existence within me.
My belly is soft and far from flat.
The term belly button has become a complete misnomer as mine is now more of a belly cavern.
I have a network of grey stretch marks on my lower stomach.
My love handles ensure that there is plenty of me to love.
My hair is thin.
I have dark circles under my eyes.
I am not ashamed of any of this.
Two children grew inside me.
Nestled there, listening to the beat of read more

Double Dipper



I started writing this post last week…such is my blogging backlog that what was a commentary on a current event is now history.
My feelings are still valid though so I have decided to hit post anyway!

I am generally not a very political person.
Perhaps it is because I can’t vote in Australia.
Perhaps it is because I have been living in a baby bubble for the past four years and so am out of touch when it comes to current events.
I am however fired up about the recent allegations read more