Donald Trump

October 14, 2016

Trump or Hilary? The politics of parenting a New Reality. Who do you want to midwife in a new reality? Who do you want to parent our future?

This may sound counter intuitive but we need to thank  Trump. Yes. Thank him! His attitudes and views are bringing into the light the overt and latent hidden misogyny and sexism that is held by a large unconscious collective of all genders. We are going through a rapid phase of evolution. ‘The- boys- will- be- boys, it’s- only- just- a -bit- of- fun’ line is really getting a going over for us to wake up to some ugly truths apparent out there but also hidden in the depths our own conditioned psyches. Through our outrage and disgust towards Trump we are finally identifying all covert attitudes within society, finally seeing the wood for the trees. Trump in his blatant buffoonery is single […]
November 13, 2016

Gems and white doves: The Supermoon and it’s charge (of the light brigade).

Umbilika’s purpose is not solely dedicated to the raising of children in the traditional sense, but also deeply connected to the raising of Consciousness per se.  The two go very much hand in hand. Parenting FOR and Parenting (bringing forth) A New Reality, is central to its’ passion. Being the bridge between outworn ideologies and new paradigms is paramount. It is clear that recent events culminating in the surprise outcome of the US elections have sent a tectonic wave of shock that is reverberating across the whole of the World and through all of us leaving us feeling bewildered, shattered and even homeless.  The Refugee Crisis has hit us all. What we thought was safe has been bombed.  The masses are suffering from […]
November 19, 2016
heart love

Parenting through chaos and crisis.

“A society’s destiny rests on how it treats its’ children.”  Robin Grille. Recent weeks have given rise to unprecedented change and great uncertainties for now and for the future. If you’re a parent, the future of society will be VERY important to you. It is important because it’s where your children are heading.  Concern for  their future is a dedicated parents’ primary motivation.  It’s how we show we love our kids.  It’s why and how we educate them, attempt to keep them healthy and endeavor to embed them with  values we hope will contribute to their sustainablity and well-being. There is an instinctive mechanism that comes to the fore in times of uncertainty.  It’s called protection.  We’re hard-wired to protect our kids […]