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Why the early messages we received from our mothers feel safe, comforting, and familiar, even if they may actually be false, negative, or even cruel. The topic of how […]
I’ve been thinking about the power of being held – how necessary it is for us to feel held securely by our mothers when we are children in order to develop and grow […]
Consistently mothering yourself eventually allows you to release the need to be small or play small in life. When we mother the child within ourselves, we are cultivating an inner […]
Throughout history we have been given the message that an acceptable woman is a “small” woman. In response, we’ve been trying to squeeze ourselves into a smaller and smaller forms […]
Years ago, I came across an incredible book that was published in 1980 called “Among Women” by Louise Bernikow. It is filled with insightful and inspiring essays about women, exploring […]
Self-care can be very challenging for women. So many of us have watched our mothers be depleted and deprived on many levels. Giving to ourselves can cause guilt or shame. […]
We are living in times of disassociation. It’s no wonder why so many women feel shame and self-hate towards their bodies. Every institution in some form advocates flight from the […]
Dear Readers, Below is the Spanish version of my article in Elephant Journal “Grieving the Imperfect, Finding the Unconditional: The Importance of the Inner Mother for Women” which is based on my […]
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Adult daughters are compelled to rescue their mothers. While a mother’s pain is real and valid, here’s why it is not yours to fix or heal.
Our world has yet to fully acknowledge the archetype of the dark mother. As we bring her out into the light of our awareness, we free ourselves to become authentic [...]
Why are mothers abusive to daughters? Explore how your mom's inner child, trauma, and deprivation consciousness lead to a toxic relationship.
As women living through this transformational time, we’re seeing patriarchal institutions crumble all around us — in governments, media, communities, and organizations. The devastating scope of patriarchal dysfunction is on [...]
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