Category Archives: Beautiful Words for Mothers
A beautiful Irish Blessing we share with each other and our children in family yoga classes. May the long time sun Shine upon you, All love surround you, And the pure light within you Guide your way on.
I love this image of Mary and Jesus drawn by my aunt several years ago. There is something so restful and hopeful about the way this mother holds her baby and I wish everyone caring for a baby or young … Continue reading
Slow down mummy, there is no need to rush, slow down mummy, what is all the fuss? Slow down mummy, make yourself a cup of tea. Slow down mummy, come and spend some time with me. Slow down mummy, let’s … Continue reading
I found this lovely Buddhist practice of compassion on belief.net. Tonglen* for Mothers – DeLona Campos-Davis I breathe in the daily frustrations small as they are, big as they can seem I breath out patience for us all. I breathe … Continue reading
A beautiful poem by the Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore ‘Where have I come from, where did you discover me?’ the baby asked its mother. She answered, half crying, half laughing, and clasping the baby to her breast: ‘You were hidden … Continue reading