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Name & age: Azalea 33
Kids: Tom, 6 and Z, 4
How did you end up doing gentle parenting?
It was intuitive.
What does being a woke mama mean to you?
I see through all the capitalist patriarchal embedded behaviors.
Most awesome moment so far?
Every day has a most awesome moment!
Biggest struggle so far? How do you cope with stressful moments?
Biggest struggle yet is sibling rivalry! Everyday they fight! I’ve developed a bunch of coping mechanisms.
I live a good support system whether it’s in the flesh or online.
How do you juggle work with gentle parenting?
Any advice you would give to new mums?
Take them outside! Anytime it gets hard from newborns to big kids, take them outside.
What’s on your soundtrack to your first year of being a Woke Mama?
Old Mc Donald Had A Farm?!
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