How To Get 10 Minutes Peace and Quiet

Posted on November 15, 2012 by

Peace and quiet for 10 minutes. Is that too much to ask? Even when the chaos, noise and sheer frantic-ness stops for a moment… There’s still the endless chatter of the mind to contend with. So, how are you supposed to get a moment in your day, just to relax? Here’s a golden tip from Mother’s [...]

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Coping With Change

Posted on November 15, 2012 by

Coping with change is something that I’m learning to do, to even greater extents, now that I’m a mother. It’s as though everything changes as often as I change your nappy. There will be times in your life, where you will experience tremendous shifts in circumstances, thinking and feelings. I want you to know… In these [...]

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My Greatest Teacher Turns 1

Posted on February 26, 2012 by

To My Beautiful Child, It has been said that a journey of a thousand miles, begins with a single step. My darling, so too, a life of 100 birthdays, begins with the first. Today, you have reached the milestone of your first birthday. My heart is filled with love and gratitude, to be able to [...]

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Your First Christmas

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

I write this one of my Mother’s Love Letters on the Eve of your very first Christmas. It’s your first Christmas. And it’s my first Christmas as a mother. As I reflect on what this time of year means to me, I would like to share my thoughts with you. My darling, it’s a time of year [...]

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Before You Speak

Posted on December 14, 2011 by

I think this is especially relevant with SELF-TALK. I love the point about “Kindness”. Do you speak kindly to yourself? Thank you to Woman 2 Woman for locating and sharing this image. Written by Lina Nguyen Mother’s Love Letters © 2011 See also: A Mother’s Statement of Kindness See also: Slow Down See also: Resolving Family Conflict & The Impact On [...]

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Is Your Soul Dancing?

Posted on November 6, 2011 by

What lights you up inside? What makes your soul dance and your heart sing, when no one is watching? What is beautiful about you, that isn’t shown on the outside? What is glorious about the person next to you, that you can’t see with your eyes? Written by Lina Nguyen Mother’s Love Letters © 2011 See [...]

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The Stress of My Money Problems

Posted on August 11, 2011 by

To My Beautiful Child, I am going to be completely honest with you, about a very difficult topic: Money Problems. The reason that I would like to face this, is because it is a source of great stress and pain. Not only for me, but for the world we live in today.   I respect [...]

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Grandmas Love: Honoring Our Grandmothers

Posted on August 8, 2011 by

  To My Beautiful Child, Before you and I came into this world, there was a mother’s love that was waiting for our arrival: Grandmas love. Grandmas love is a powerful, patient, unconditional, wise, mother’s love. One that helps us to remember where we’ve come from and gives us a window for what’s to come. [...]

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Being Flexible

Posted on June 27, 2011 by

To My Beautiful Child, Having the privilege of being your mother for 4 months… I have experienced how to keep peace & happiness – (and remain stress-free)   Within our family. Within myself. And therefore, within our lives. That is, the ability to remain flexible. By this, I mean being able to respond in any [...]

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Pure Imagination

Posted on June 20, 2011 by

To My Beautiful Child, You have something, so valuable that I can’t begin to measure. That is, your imagination. Your ability to imagine – far beyond what is currently possible or existent – is your most precious asset. One that, you must protect and guard for the rest of your life. At age 3 months, [...]

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