In 30 COVID Friendly Alternatives to a Dysfunctional Family Christmas, I adapted one of my most popular blog posts to help you through the Christmas and holiday season. This year over half of the blog was totally irrelevant due to COVID. So I asked my wonderful colleague, … [Read more...] about 018: 30 COVID Friendly Alternatives to a Dysfunctional Family Christmas
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If you grew up with a mother (or father) who suffered with her own trauma and narcissistic wound, you may still be living with the early childhood … Read more » about 10 books to help you heal from a narcissistic mother
This C.A.R.E.S.S. Technique document is provided here with permission from Lisa Ferentz. Lisa was recently a guest on the Soul Sessions with Jodie … Read more » about The C.A.R.E.S.S. Technique by Lisa Ferentz
Two years + into COVID and there is no denying it - things are still tough for a lot of people. Post lockdowns and mandates - it is has taken a toll … Read more » about 7 Ways to Top Up Your Surge Capacity
Are you always on the hustle to feel good enough? Then my Ultimate Self-Esteem Playlist might be just what you need! Here are just a few of … Read more » about The Ultimate Self-Esteem Playlist
Is Self-Care calling your name? If you have suffered early childhood trauma and are trying to recover from food, weight and body image concerns - … Read more » about Self-Care Sunday – 17 ideas to take care of yourself
Forest bathing or shinrin-yoku means to bathe in a forest atmosphere and to connect with ourselves and the earth, through all of our senses. The … Read more » about How to Forest Bathe, Regulate Your Nervous System & Connect with Mother Earth
Nourish Yourself with Plant-Based Earth Food!
The Green Goddess Dressing is one of my favourites – you can use it to dress a salad, serve with crudités or steamed veggies, in a burrito, to dip … Read more » about GREEN GODDESS DRESSING
There are so many hang-ups and food rules about what we should or shouldn’t be eating. As I began to recover from disordered eating, and started to … Read more » about Nourishing Green Soup
There is nothing better than a warm bowl of baked pumpkin oatmeal porridge as the weather gets cold! This version calls for pumpkin puree. I typically … Read more » about Baked Pumpkin Oatmeal Porridge
This Red Pepper & Cannellini Bean Soup is my go-to soup all the year around. A version of this recipe was given to me fifteen or so years ago by … Read more » about Red Pepper & Cannellini Bean Soup