The HH Happenings

Life with pets

Life with pets
If you have a pet, you already know just how much they bring to your life. Indeed, if 2020 gave us little else to feel good about, it gave many of ...

Taking control of 2021

Taking control of 2021
If you feel like the last month has flown by, you are not alone. Lots of us intend to start the new year with good new habits, strategies, plans, n...

2020- The year that was

2020- The year that was
Can I preface this with the fact that compared with many others, my immediate family was not impacted anywhere near as much as others by either the...

Reducing Christmas Stress

Reducing Christmas Stress
I feel 2020 (bushfires, global pandemic, restrictions/ lockdowns, economic recession) has helped us all reevaluate what is important in our lives. ...

Who are you actually buying from?

Who are you actually buying from?
I’ve had a bunch of new followers and customers lately, so I wanted to reintroduce myself, but to keep it interesting I chose some facts you are le...

What makes the perfect gift?

What makes the perfect gift?
Christmas will be here in no time at all, so I’ve put together a bit of a guide about what features make for an amazing gift. Now it’s not always p...

The Importance of having a Girl Gang (Guest entry)

The Importance of having a Girl Gang (Guest entry)
Hands up who had the ultimate girl gang at school… anybody? I’m almost 40, hahaha I said “almost”, and I have only recently discovered my community...

One year in

One year in
With Hugh recently turning one, I’ve spent some time reflecting about the year that has been and the changes I’ve experienced in myself.  . I recen...

But WHY?

But WHY?
Whilst noone has directly asked for an explanation as to why things will be changing so dramatically over the next month especially, but I still wanted to give you some insight into my big why.

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding
What better time to reflect on my breastfeeding experience than in the month that we celebrate Mother’s Day.

Staying healthy while busy with #mumlife

Staying healthy while busy with #mumlife
Our health and what we put into our bodies tends to become less of a priority the busier our lives get. We wake up, rush out the door to work or as a mum, you go straight into putting that little one first, making sure they are looked after and mostly end up too ‘busy’ to make time for breakfast.

What self care actually looks like

What self care actually looks like
So I’ll admit, I’m a bit slow on the self-care train. I think this might be because in occupational therapy, self-care seems to focus heavily on ...