Accepting the Power of Motherhood

As an Intuitive Coach and Empath, I am constantly feeling into the energy around me as well as observing my own reaction to what I sense. A couple of months ago, I was discussing motherhood with some friends and was struck by the realization that the dominant energy we were holding was insecurity. We had all felt so insecure in our choices, our bodies, and especially our ability to be a “good” mother/wife/worker.

When I had my first baby 10 years ago, I was overwhelmed with the amount of child-rearing information out there. Looking back, I observed the underlying message behind the suggestions and friendly advice to be “you don’t know how to do this.” Clearly I needed to try certain methods, parenting philosophies, or products in order to be a “successful” mother. If I didn’t, I simply would not be good enough.

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Declaration of Letting Go

The idea of “letting go" is a well known concept that we hear about all the time. We're often told to be strong and move on.

"Just let it go! Let go of that bad relationship or that old flame. Let go of your resentments, your fears, and even your household items!"

There are countless books, songs and articles written about it. Fortunately, it's a positive approach that has permeated our modern culture because it encourages us to release unhealthy attachments and find peace within ourselves. That's a great thing! But I'm half Anxious (on my mother's side,) and I don't know about you, but whenever I hear "let it go," it just makes me want to hold on tighter. 

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