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Name & age: Amber 27
Baby: Nevaeh and Lotus, 20 months
How did you end up doing gentle parenting?
Studying holistic health in massage school.
What does being a woke mama mean to you?
Being awake or informed or aware physically, emotionally, spiritually. Not always conforming to what society feeds you.
Most awesome moment so far?
Birth of my girls. One hospital, one home birth.
Biggest struggle so far? How do you cope with stressful moments?
Sleep deprivation. I cope with exercise and having a grateful attitude.
Any advice you would give to new mums?: Don’t be too hard on yourself. Educate yourself in order to make informed decisions. Embrace every moment
What’s on your soundtrack to your first year of being a Woke Mama?
3 little birds – Bob Marley and Dear Mama – Tupac.
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