All posts tagged: motherhood

Journey of parenthood

Journey of parenthood, street photography in Tokyo, Japan © Jojie Alcantara

Mother and child in Tonle Sap Lake by Jojie Alcantara

Teach the hard lessons

“Motherhood is a choice you make everyday, to put someone else’s happiness and well-being ahead of your own, to teach the hard lessons, to do the right thing even when you’re not sure what the right thing is…and to forgive yourself, over and over again, for doing everything wrong.”― Donna Ball, At Home on Ladybug Farm

Before you were born

“Before you were born I carried you under my heart. From the moment you arrived in this world until the moment I leave it, I will always carry you in my heart.” ~Mandy Harrison Kristel at 9 months in High Ponds Resort, Toril, Davao City A few days later, she gave birth to beautiful baby Yussef. Photography by Jojie Alcantara More of her photos here