Recent blogs

1 day 11 hours ago
How to be the perfect mother - use your imperfections to teach your kids.

I am not a perfect mother. It surprises me when people tell me that this is their first impression of me. Because it is so obvious to me, so deep-seated, that I am not.

And I am finally OK with that. Because there are so many gifts to be found in my imperfection. And in yours.

Difficult Times
5 days 11 hours ago
Pippa Best of Story of Mum being made over for Good Housekeeping Magazine

So what's it really like to be featured in Good Housekeeping magazine? To be interviewed about your personal story, transformed into a more glamourous version of yourself, your photo taken by a professional photographer in a beautiful location? How does it really feel to see yourself and read your story in a magazine?

Following Your Dreams, Mom Challenge, Self-care and kindness
3 weeks 6 days ago
Join a Mamas' Retreat with Story of Mum and Leif Olsen: 29 November 2015
Following Your Dreams, Self-care and kindness
4 weeks 1 day ago

It's a bit of a rushed storify this month (I haven't even read it through!) because time is sparse in the first week of school.

But we had a wonderful time at our #somum Make Date on Wednesday, as always, and hopefully we've inspired some mums to take a little bit of regular one or two line mini journalling time for themselves... Read what we got up to below.

It might even change your life like it's changed mine :)

Make your own and find out more over...

#soMum Make Dates