Unfortunately, in our modern world, our worth is often measured in our productivity. It is a belief that we take into our healing far too much.
Leaving an abusive or toxic person is scary—not just because we don’t know what the future holds, but also because we know that we might end up missing them
In this episode, Mags interviews Carrie. She is a survivor of childhood sexual abuse, intimate partner rape, and the former member of a Christian cult.
Mags discusses the importance of getting around people who can help you recalibrate your thinking in order to heal after abuse.
When I joined the SwanWaters team, I looked into the shamanic meaning of the swan. This is what I wrote about my discoveries.
Carrie staged a hostile takeover of the Podcast to talk to Mags about the organization, her own story, and what The Healing Academy means to her.
Meeting that family was like walking into a house of mirrors. My perception of myself, my partner, the world… it all got distorted.
What if rather than assuming you won’t finish your goals, you plan to actually have your cake and eat it too? Here’s how you can set yourself up for success
Many moons ago, my therapist told me a story about a broken vending machine. The moral of that story? When we continue our old, trauma-informed behavior and habits, there’s a good chance that we continue to struggle.
When we change how we feel about our chores, and how we view their necessity in our days, we can really make them count as self-care in our healing journey