Jan 3rd, 2019 | Amanda Viviers

Together: Family Vision Daybook

Pause: New Year Vision Daybook

Motherhood is both glorious and deeply painful. December marked the last time I will only drop one of my two children at school, and it feels like my husband and I have been counting down this moment for a lifetime....

 Nov 12, 2018 | Claire Chisholm

I think it was on my honeymoon that I started pleading my case to start a family. My husband, the ever reasonable man that he is, calmly told me over and over again that it was important for us to be young and spontaneous and enjoy our freedom. So we did. We went out for din...

Oct 4, 2018 | Shez

Let’s be honest. We had absolutely no idea what we were getting ourselves into. Having 3 kids in less than 4 years. It sounds like fun… like,

“Woah that could get a little crazy for a while but what’s the worst thing that could happen?”

We could lose our freaking minds, that’s what could h...

May 17, 2018 | Nina

I have often felt sad on this motherhood journey that somehow I haven’t ‘loved every minute’ of being a mum. It feels ungrateful for the gifts that I know I have in three wonderful kids. I get disappointed that my days with them are often hard work and not all fun and games. I definitel...

March 10, 2018 | Shez

It was 8:15 on Tuesday morning. Uniform on, hair done, bag packed, “Things I love” poster finished. Family photos taken. All four of us climbed into the car, Ross and I trying to keep things as chill as possible. My firstborn was starting his first day of school. No biggie.

We really h...

Jan 21, 2018 | Nina

I’ve always struggled to accept and meet the needs of my young children. Two boys just 13 months apart with big personalities (and a whole lot of feelings) and a baby girl that has sass and is ready to rock at 5am each day. I have often lamented about how intense and non-stop it is with...

July 24, 2017 | Shez

Can you guess which of my pregnancies this was?

Right. The first. Ain’t no mama got time for that crap when they’ve got kids on the outside of their womb.

And yet as I look back on this video I see the beauty of impending parenthood; my fresh, well-slept, naïve but wonderfully expectant...

July 24, 2017 | Nina

I have been living in a bit of a dark place lately; the sun doesn't always shine there and my baby’s cute smiles aren't always contagious. Nothing seems to turn out as I hope and sometimes there doesn't seem to be much point. These dark places can creep up on us and all of a sudden we...

July 13, 2017 | Shez

Winter was approaching and the nights were getting colder. I’d just finished watching a video about acid reflux symptoms in babies and tears started streaming down my face. I didn’t know it yet, but I was about to have the longest winter of my life.

I don’t know why it seems so unnatura...

May 13, 2017 | Nina & Shez

Here's 37 moments we think you've probably also had in the past 365 days:

✔ Put a fresh nappy on your baby to go out and smelled the death-smell as you lower them into their car-seat

✔ Crawled like some kind of highly trained marine to retrieve a dummy from under the bed

✔ Wiped mul...

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i'm the wife of ross, earth's best curly haired man (I may be biased) and 3 small humans. i love the journey of being a mum. I love that it's changing me from the inside out. I also love donuts.

AND i'm shez

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i'm married to jon, Full time mum to two

crazy boys and 

a baby girl.

I'm learning how to sew, grow food & see the joy in the struggle. 

hey,  i'm nina



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