A list of free and paid for online offerings to connect and grow while we sit the virus out at home, click on the blue text to find more details. If you have something you'd like me to add, just leave a comment.
The listings are in no particular order and I take no responsibility for accuracy, I'm sharing the love not policing it.
A massive thank you to the people who are sharing their skills and presence for free and please also support the paid-for options, many of which are at a reduced price or by donation. For therapists and teachers who have their work shut ...
These are difficult times for all of us as we face every aspect of our lives with uncertainty. Bloody difficult. Naturally, we're all feeling the stressed out and powerless (hence the loo roll madness) and this will impact on our immune system at exactly the time we need to be in robust health.
We need to find healthy ways to soothe ourselves especially when our hormones are shifting in menopause, a naturally more vulnerable time.
As a highly sensitive person, I am familiar with over-stimulation and carrying generalised anxiety in my body and I am VERY good at ...
February is pants is it not? So why not do it differently
and make this February a joyous cavalcade of empowering pants!
After a long gestation the Pants of Empowerment are now live!
To celebrate I’m offering the chance for you to bring some true-self-love into your life by winning your own pair of empowering pants worth £327.
Enter the giveaway here
The Pants of Empowerment are one-third healing, one third wearable artwork and one-third body positive activism. They celebrate the cyclical creativity and complexity of being a woman; here’s ...
It's a tricky business finding help when you're feeling vulnerable, especially in menopause so if you're wondering about what you can do, or having a Medicine Circle, you can book a chat with me at no charge and get yourself some free space to talk stuff through and ask questions.
There's space to share what's happening, to be witnessed and heard and I can feedback and offer suggestions if you'd like that. Half an hour for you to explore what you need in your life right now.
Bump massage can do wonderful things for you and your baby, making your pregnancy easier as well as potentially improving your experience of the birth. Yet most of my clients are surprised when I outline the benefits of massaging their bumps beyond trying to avoid stretch-marks.
I have created detailed instructions for you to give yourself a bump massage at home; there's a visual guide with written instructions as well as an audio to guide you through this deeply relaxing practice.
It’s a natural, instinctive thing to do and you’re probably ...
Did you know that 32% of women in the UK had experienced symptoms of incontinence in the last 30 days (1)? In London, over a million women could be suffering right now and yet the subject is rarely spoken about, or only in quiet whispers in private places. That is a lot of women who are definitely NOT sure of their pelvic floor. There is so much shame attached to it and not much understanding of the therapy available but there is no need for this to be so widespread. Stress incontinence in not a normal part of menopause or aging and can easily be reversed and it's not ...
You can now download a free cycle chart for you to learn your unique rhythm and develop your own self-care. It's designed to be suitable for women at all stages of life, with 32 spaces to accommodate the fluctuations of peri-menopause and cycle irregularities. So where ever you are in your journey, you can be the expert on you.
Download your chart here
Once you've downloaded the free cycle chart, print off a few copies and note the day you started your period on day 1. Add in the dates, I like to add the days of the week too, but it's not essential. Count forward ...
This video will show how to massage your belly to enhance your hormonal and digestive health. Before you get started, bookmark or save the URL for this page so you can find it again.
The best time to do your massage is in the evenings just before you go to sleep, take a few minutes to get yourself comfy and prop your knees up with pillows so your belly can be soft. The routine takes 5 minutes or so and will leave you relaxed and ready for a beautiful night's sleep.
The gentle massage is safe except for a few exceptions, do not massage your belly -
a few ...
If you are interested in being happier and healthier, and are looking for practical solutions check out the WellDoing guide to your mind and body. I contributed a chapter on how to love your belly, but you can also find out how to...
...start the day
...stop feeling stuck
...have a healthier relationship with technology
...improve your mood with food
...use exercise for wellbeing
...find a job you love
...be a better listener
...build inner strength
...banish negative self-talk
...cope with social anxiety
Balance for Busy Women
Do you struggle to make changes in your life? It's one thing knowing what one 'should' do, but quite another trying to fit healthy food, hydration, rest, and me-time in with your other commitments. All too often the longed-for change becomes another stick to beat yourself with. Stress busters should create less stress not more!
Drawing from my own experience of working towards a more healthy balance in my life, as well as witnessing my clients moving towards health, this free e-book will give you ideas about how to make small, sustainable changes ...