30 Alternatives to a Dysfunctional family Christmas was originally one of my most shared blog posts but this year over half of it was totally irrelevant due to COVID. So I asked my wonderful colleague, previous podcast guest and Soul Centre contributor Lindley Ashline to help me … [Read more...] about 30 COVID Friendly Alternatives to a Dysfunctional Family Christmas
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Trauma Warriors Blog
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