Lo and behold, I’ve someone managed to have one child potty training and one child in the beginning phases of puberty simultaneously. How ya like them apples? Join me on this week’s show where I tell the tale, share the triumphs and truth tell about how I have to mind my own business!
I’m beyond thrilled to be joined by Ahna Suleiman, a Research Scientist with the Center on the Developing Adolescent located at UC Berkeley, for today’s Mama Truth Show all about the effect of puberty on the brain. Tune in to find out how we, as moms, can support our children during the magic of puberty and new perspectives to help you have even more compassion for yourself and your children during this miraculous transition!
Our kids are wearing masks all the time...just like us. Masks of being the “tough guy” or the “sexy girl” or (fill in the blank). What are the masks that your kids are wearing and what are the masks that you wear? Join Amy for this conversation about how perfectionism is costing us and how to begin to drop the mask!
What’s it like to grow up as a girl in an age where social media, texting, and oversexulized girls are omnipresent? How can we, as mamas, help our girls to love the skin they’re in? You’re going to LOVE this interview Brie Mathers, an expert in girl empowerment, who shines a light on the challenges our girls face and how we can infuse them with love. You’ll be shocked to hear one of the top ways we can help our girls steer clear of eating disorders, low self-esteem and more. Tune in and then make sure to check out Brie’s work at www.BrieMathers.com
What happens to our little boys when they hear things like, “be a man” or “boys don’t cry” or “suck it up”? How can we teach our boys to embrace their vulnerability and humanity...giving them a safe space to drop the mask and share their truth. Join Amy with a powerful interview with Ever Forward Club’s Founder, Ashanti Branch, whose “Taking Off the Mask” workshop is changing lives around the globe. Ashanti is also featured in The Representation Project’s profound Movie, The Mask You Live In and he just launch a brand new campaign: #100kMasks.
I recently took my 9 1/2 year old daughter, Annabella, to her very first weekend women’s retreat. This was not a retreat just for girls, it was a gathering of a powerful women’s tribe that also allows girls as young as 8 to join in. It was amazing to watch Annabella wake up to the wonder of being a woman and the power of sisterhood. Tune in for the goodness!
I don’t know about you, but when I stepped over the threshold into motherhood and fully embraced the mother archetype, it’s almost like said goodbye to my erotic self. How can we as moms fully integrate our sexual selves with our mother selves and wake up our erotic energy? Enter: sexuality expert Amy Jo Goddard, author of Woman on Fire: 9 Elements to Wake up Your Erotic Energy, Personal Power and Sexual Intelligence. You’ll love the tangible tools Amy Jo gives to help you reconnect with your power and eroticism. Make sure to check out Amy Jo’s 9-month program, Fire Woman, at www.mamatruthshow.com/fire
Jillian Roth, known as Mama J. Love, shares about the profound impact the themes of Intentional Justice and Identity have had on her life and the life of her daughter. You’ll love hearing about Mama J recommends we treat justice inside our families and how loving yourself like a mother is key to it all. Make sure to check out Mama J. Love’s FREE Intentional Justice Dictionary gift to help you understand your identity at www.mamatruthshow.com/identity
Meet Laurie Rubin. Laurie was born blind and grew up in a family that loved and cherished her for exactly who she is, never allowing her to think that the fact that she is blind would stop her from her dreams. But when her BFF in middle school told her she would never find love or do anything “normal” people could do, Laurie’s self-love and self-esteem plummeted. Listen in as Laurie’s inspiring story unfolds, leading her to sing Opera around the world and create inspiring music videos about bullying like “The Girl I Am.”
On the final episode of the Moms with Big Careers Series, tune in as Amy reveals the business model that has created so much magic in her life, and in the lives of so many of her clients. Amy’s brand new course especially for heart-centered, purpose driven visionaries, Visionary Business Lift Off, is now OPEN! It would be an honor to support you on your visionary journey. Go to: www.mamatruthshow.com/business to check out the course.