author Emilie Leeks,

"How can we see Just how far we've come - When the path stretches before us With more bumps And twists And dips And blocks - That we have to Pass - over, under, round and through - That we have to overcome?"

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author Emilie Leeks,

"Somewhere out there is a person who is being overwhelmed by their own struggles - battling with the waves, and not able to see the sun. And maybe that person will read this, and they will see that there is a way out - they won't follow my path, but there will be a path for them, and they will get there. And they will see that they are enough."

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author Emilie Leeks,

I was out walking a month or two back, enjoying an early autumn evening. When I'm out with the kids, I find I get very focused on them; on what they might want to do, or on where their interests seem to be directed in that moment. But...

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author Emilie Leeks,

Because I don't say it enough…Dear amazing husband You do know I think you're amazing don’t you? I tell you, but do you really really know? Do you believe me when I tell you? Can you wade through your 'not worthies' and your 'surely...

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author Emilie Leeks,

"We want to parent from instinct, and I do think that parenting should come to us more instinctively, but because of the isolated way in which we live in our society, it just can't ever be. Without looking into our parenting, we are stuck with society and its influence, and with whatever parenting we received - and then we are bound to repeat the mistakes of the past."

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