Episode #89 Do You Even Know What Your Needs Are?

Episode #89 Do You Even Know What Your Needs Are?

 Dr Hilary Claire Rowsell is a clinical psychologist and mum of 2. She works with mothers to move out of postnatal depletion and become the vibrant, calm mother they desire to be and their family deserves.  She joins me on the podcast to talk about how to get...
Episode #88 Why Being ‘Easy Going’ Isn’t A Good Thing

Episode #88 Why Being ‘Easy Going’ Isn’t A Good Thing

 I’ve always identified as someone who is easy-going until I realised that being easy-going wasn’t for my benefit. It was for other peoples comfort and my life was less than satisfactory because I wasn’t the one making the decisions about my preferences....
Episode #87 The Power of Matriarchy

Episode #87 The Power of Matriarchy

 Do you see yourself as the co-leader of your family? I surely didn’t at first! Part of our cultural role as women is to play the good girl and stay quiet about our needs and expectations so we don’t upset others. And patriarchal motherhood builds on this...
Episode #86 The Inner Work of Motherhood

Episode #86 The Inner Work of Motherhood

 How do you feel about the caring work that you do? What value do you place on the time you take and the patience you show in your mothering? Do you feel valued as a mother by your family? What about by society?  This episode explores the idea that society...
Episode #85 Introducing Mental Load May

Episode #85 Introducing Mental Load May

 Over the last 3 years or so of sharing my Slow Living Philosophy and the stories of others on similar paths, I’ve come to realise there are a few key things that make the difference for mums who wish to create a slow childhood for their kids. The Mental Load...