Maya Angelou on motherhood

"Your eyes should light up when your child enters the room." - Maya Angelou Long before I was a mother this quote informed the kind of mother I wanted to be.  Maya Angelou was being interviewed by Oprah and these few words had a profound and lasting effect on me. I...

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A lesson in being brave

Some time ago now I took a personal pledge to say YES to more things in my life. YES to opportunities, YES to invitations and YES to all sorts of offers that came my way. I felt that this would be a gentle, effortless way of introducing more joy and spontaneity back...

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