All Posts By Motherhood Reconstructed

In The Pursuit of Happiness…

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  Image: Giphy   I have noticed a trend on social media for promoting a ‘positivity only mindset’ to achieve happiness.  The posts often include scene of nature or a positive quote in an attractive type font and are punctuated with captions including hashtags such as #goodvibesonly and #behappy.  For me these captions and this mindset discounts ...

EQUALITY

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Equal means the same. However when it comes to humanity equality is different. It is not the same as cutting and sharing pie equally.   For humanity to be truly equal one must consider the fact that people are not treated equally and some people may require more than others to get to the same ...

A Day With… Jessica Huie

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Today we spend a day with Public Relations Guru and author Jessica Huie... She also has an award winning greeting card company that specialises in greeting cards for people of colour called Color Blind cards.  Color Blind cards was the first greetings cards company aimed at people of colour stocked in national retail chain Clintons. ...

On Raising My Transgender Child.

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  I am the proud mother of three superbly amazing children. Well one adult and two children. One big two small. One boy two girls. However I originally produced three girls. Or so I thought. And there is so much irony attached when I reflect back. What and how I named my son then daughter with an androgynous name ...

A Day With… Liz Tidmac

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Today we spend a day with Liz Tidmac aka @uhohmum!  We can't remember how we came across Liz but we are so glad we did.  Liz uses social media for the lols, to break up the hum drum of parenting and share experiences.  There is no follow for follow, no wanting to 'be seen' just ...

Tokunbo Koiki on Motherhood.

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Oya Come Chop... is what they say in Nigeria when it’s time to eat. Tokunbo Koiki wants everyone to have the chance to chop and enjoy mouthwatering Nigerian food. Tokunbo’s Kitchen is her way of giving people from all different cultures the chance to enjoy the delicious home cooked Nigerian food she grew up eating. Her ‘Food is ready, Oya come ...

A Day With… Marsha Powell

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Today we spend a day with Marsha Powell owner of Eve and Grace boutique wellness studio in Battersea, South West London.  Eve & Grace's aim is to create a space where women and children can take time, connect with themselves and look after their health in intimate classes taught by qualified and experienced professionals.  Marsha ...