Stephanie Grace Jewellery, Lakoko and 100 Acts of Sewing

Right! Here are three of the amazing offerings in the Big GrowMama Holiday Giveaway. I wanted to introduce you to their makers. All incredible people doing great work. Read on! I met Stephanie from Stephanie Grace Jewellery at a market … Read More

Elves, Tinkers and Thunderpants

 I want to introduce you to the beautiful people who are offering products for the big Holiday GrowMama Giveaway that is running now. Some of you have emailed asking about ethical and unique Christmas gift ideas…wander around these folks websites … Read More

nzsale outfit post

You all know like to buy secondhand or make my own clothes, right? Well, sometimes, when I have been looking for a specific basic piece of clothing I might consider shopping new. Shocking I know. What was even more shocking … Read More

Ta dah!

So here it is…the new look for GrowMama! Exciting…and just a little nerve racking. A big thanks to Talia Christine for all her work. I am so impressed with her aesthetic and her intuition. I love sharing here. There are … Read More

rainy day adventures

  We are out of the summer’s drought and back to our usual soggy ex-temperate rainforest early winter sort of weather. RAINY! It was so wild today, that despite our colds we rugged up and went to the beach. Just for … Read More

The Mindful Parenting eBundle

  For those of you on the parenting path, my friend Genevieve Simperingham’s The Way of the Peaceful Parent facebook page is a wonderful resource. With almost 20,000 likes it’s a lively place, with many wonderful posts to help you … Read More

2013 Incredible Year Calendar and Workbook

Very late at night i bought and downloaded Leonie Dawson’s 2013 Calendar and Workbook. Oh. My. For those of you that haven’t met Leonie, think bright colours. Think of a bright eyed mama living her dream. Think of bubbles and … Read More