&M : What has surprised you most about motherhood or the journey towards it?
How much it connects you with your own childhood…things you had forgotten or remember vividly. It’s a really beautiful way to connect with your own child & understand what they might be experiencing.
&M : What words of wisdom would you give your pre-motherhood self?
That there is so much more beyond the surface of what we see & to never judge.
&M : What has your journey so far taught you that continue to serve you well?
To hold boundaries…for myself and for my sons.
&M : What are your future dreams and ambitions outside/alongside motherhood?
Isaac, Ziggy and I have started a clothing line together called Suns of The Surf and my dream is to work alongside them as they grow while teaching them about ethical production and the importance of putting people above profit.
&M : What inspires you?
Humanity as a whole. we’re all striving towards our own definition of happiness even without a guarantee that it will be easy.
&M : Describe your perfect day
A beach day somewhere warm with the whole family…dogs included.
&M : Three words that capture your motherhood journey so far are ......?
Perpetual love & growth
&M : Can you complete the sentence .. What I love most about myself is ......
Sarah Shabacon, Founder, Designer of Bohème and Suns of The Surf, Mother to Isaac (9) Ziggy (7)
You can follow Sarah and her work and family adventures on Instagram @sarahshabacon / @bohemegoods / @sunsofthesurf