The fear of kidnapping - my story.
I wasn't even sure what to title this blog because I was not sure of what I actually want to say. It is a story of what happened to me, sure. But it is also about society and my fears for my own children... Kidnapping. Over the weekend a few hundred meters away from our house a man attempted to get a 6 year old boy into his black ute. He failed in his attempt but it has left everyone shocked and confused. This morning there were police at the school, I have no idea if these t
Birth stories from around Aotearoa - part two
An enormous thank you to the contributors to this blog! Its always humbling, beautiful and fascinating reading everyone's birth stories :) Check out part one of New Zealand Mums birth stories HERE too. Thank you... Rebekah Morgan - Blogger at Our Petite Patch Bunny Kim - Blogger at GlowMama blog Cheryl Cunningham - Little Posh Kids Susan Coram-Stanley - Owner of KJdesigns Handstamped Jewellery River After contractions every hour for one and a half weeks I was spent. Completel