About Amanda

Amanda Viviers is an Author, Speaker, Creative Ninja, Novice wife and Mum. The author of four books and she can be found most days at her shack close to the beach writing her fifth. She is a presenter on radio across New Zealand and Australia and is the co-founder of Kinwomen; a network that advocates for women globally. From a corporate leadership setting, she unexpectedly found herself at 36 married and a new Mum. From this season of change, her innovative communication style is full of stories about flexibility, strength, self-care and re-establishing your identity in the changing seasons of life. She lives a creative life, helping women find their voice and her greatest joy is to help people live inspired.

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“I know this transformation is painful, but you’re not falling apart, you’re falling into something different, with a new capacity to be beautiful” William Hannah Letting go of something or someone can be the greatest challenge we have in relationships. Have you ever been in a season where a friendship […]

Letting Go Of Relationships

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“No one cares how much you know until they know how much you care.” Theodore Roosevelt A few years ago I became a Mum for the first time and although this transition was full of many delights and dreams realised, letting go of the person I was before becoming a […]

Struggling To Let Go

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“You can only understand people if you feel them in yourself.” John Steinbeck I love stories; I love to explore, to write and to imagine different endings and the cul de sacs of wonder in the life of an everyday person. Social media, however, has changed the way I access […]

Engaging in Emotions

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“Empathy is seeing with the eyes of another, listening with the ears of another and feeling with the heart of another.” Alfred Adler Every year I choose a word to help me navigate the new season I am entering. Last year my word was a strength, and I looked towards […]

Everyday Empathy

  “Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen.”  Brene Brown Have you ever feared being really seen? Our online culture is ever present in this reality in our lives. Let’s be honest here. One of my big fears is being tagged in a photo on social media. […]

My Fear Of Being Seen