OUR LITTLE FOOTSTEPS BOOK SERIES
Little Footsteps books are based on qualities to assist children in the footsteps of life. These books are here to help parents discover with their children the unique qualities and strengths that are within all children. Our feet are all shapes and sizes and one thing we all have in common, we all start out with little feet small and fearless and yet so vulnerable in the ways of the world. We all begin like shimmering diamonds, joyful perfection untouched by the turmoil of today’s world. The qualities portrayed in these stories will help reinforce these nurturing values, which will act as a protective shield and support in the uncertain and exciting journey of life. We are all on our own life journey with our own personality, life experience and gifts which are unique. We are all going in different directions, this way and then that way until the time is right and our feet begin to listen to what our inner truth is telling us and leading us home along our true path that is our life’s purpose. By reading these Australian animal stories parents and children will see themselves in the unique characters and be drawn to the truth behind the fun stories allowing them to be more of who they really are.
My intention is that you read these books with your children and they assist your children’s journey and your own in gratitude and grace for a fuller life.
‘Australian Bush Track Treasures’
Forgiveness is one of the most important keys to happiness allowing us to let go of hurtful things that have happened to us or that we have caused someone else. The sooner children understand the need for forgiveness the sooner they can clear issues holding them back in life. Baydn Joey heads off on a big adventure of discovery and finds self love, which is his most precious treasure.
Love is one of the most important keys to happiness allowing us to feel supported, needed and connected. It is a journey we all must take to discover that the love inside us is all we need to enjoy true happiness and freedom. The bond between mother and child can never be broken and Zoe Possum never forgets love is her most precious treasure.
Trust that everything happens for a reason, and that it serves you. By trusting in the certainty that a challenge has already been handled comes true inspiration and happenings beyond our dreams. Jasmine and Alex Platypus have a strong sibling bond which is strengthened through adversary and trusting all is well.
Patience is a quality about living in the present moment. All answers, all realizations are here right now. Allow what is here to be fully felt at this moment. Patience is the key to true liberation. Noah emu trusts his intuition and has patience that his role is very important and finds the hero within himself is his greatest treasure.
Peace is what the world needs more of and is an honorable quality. Appropriate action flows naturally when we relax and accept things are the way they are supposed to be. There is always peace to be found in that. Charlize pelican cherishes life and embraces change and in acceptance she finds true peace, which is her treasure.
Wisdom is a quality which comes from being still and listening to what our heart is saying. This wisdom is always present when we are in the present moment and take action from what our inner truth is telling us. April Wombat listened to her heart and found what she had been searching for was the wisdom already with her.
Courage is about fully experiencing whatever you are feeling in this moment. Being willing to experience your own vulnerability and strength in it. This is true courage. Max Koala found the courage when it mattered most and stepped forward to save his fellow koala and embraced the true hero inside.
Resilience is feeling the fear and going beyond that which is only an illusion to the real truth which is your authentic way of being. To have endurance and know that you are truly loved and that love resides inside you. Caitlin Echidna was a little different and her bother Josh reminded Caitlin that her inner strength was her true gift and she shone her light to inspire others.
With all these qualities we will have shiny, happy, resilient children and happier, healthier adults in a world connected by compassion
for each other and unconditional love.