You are the Voice

  If you knew your government could save in the order of $200M by spending no more than $5M, would you expect them to do it? If you knew that spending that $5M, could save a further $538M at the same time as improving the health and wellbeing of families across the country, would you … More You are the Voice


  Imagine a world where the children come first in preparations, Where family work is acknowledged and we avoid separations. Workplaces with flexibility for ALL to care for the  children in their life,  This way it’s not just parents, keeping kids out of strife.      Imagine a world where love is valued as integral … More Imagine

The Care Factor

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel,”  poet and writer Maya Angelou What is Care? Is Care… love? or is care providing basic needs? Is Care a service? Can you put a price on care? Can care … More The Care Factor

What would you do if your child told you had given them the wrong name?

Originally posted on Beautiful Heart:
I was inspired by this article on naming your child. The author of the inspiring article suggested these eight considerations when naming your child (see the article for the detail). 1. Imagine them as Prime Minister. 2. Visualise their job application. 3. Yell it loud and bogan. 4. Pretend they…

My Book Shelf

  The Birth Map: boldly going where no birth plan has gone before by Catherine Bell This is the second edition of my book. THE BIRTH MAP ​is designed to encourage note taking and to record your journey (there is even space for your birth story). Pour yourself into the book, creating a keepsake. It … More My Book Shelf