I write and speak on the topics of radical life transformation and rites of passage; birth, matrescence and motherhood; ritual; earth connection; body love and embodiment; creativity; community; self-care and more.

If you would like to have me as a guest on your podcast, a speaker at your next event, or if you have an idea for an article, please don’t hesitate to get in touch!


MamaThrive Podcast – Motherhood as a Rite of Passage

Feminist Mom Therapist Podcast – Identity Transitions and Rites of Passage in Motherhood

Together with Rachael Rose – Reclaiming Motherhood as a Rite of Passage

Bound and Determined Podcast – Persistence and Fighting for your Book Dream

Holistic Life for Moms Podcast – The Deep Work of Transitioning to Motherhood

The Good Enough Mother Podcast – Identity Shifts in Motherhood

You Can Make Friends – Transformation + Community in Motherhood

The Moonwise Podcast – On Rewilding through Rites of Passage

Blog Talk Radio with Susun Weed on Radical Transformation

The Ripple Effect Podcast – An Exploration of Matrescence

Destination Unknown – The Changes That Change Everything

She Explores – Traversing Seasons, special matrescence series

Rewild Mothering – Matrescence as a Shift in a Mother’s Identity

Belonging – Non-Linear Reciprocity + Skills to Traverse Change

Bite-Sized Balance Podcast – Why Women’s Rituals and Self-Care Matter

The Birth Kweens Podcast – The Identity Shift of Motherhood

The Happy Mama Podcast – The Liminal Space in Motherhood

The Needy Podcast – Tending During Big Transitions

Birthful – Birth Principles:  Better than a birth plan

Love Curvy Yoga

Indie Birth – MotherSHIFT

Real Talk Radio – Finding Alignment, Outdoor Adventure + Motherhood

Expectful – Rites of Passage, Identity + Motherhood

Courage + Spice – How to Give Up on a Dream and Find a New Purpose

Sure, Babe – Femininity:  Finding Your Power in Being a Woman

Wild Wmn – Project Body Love and the Wild Woman Within

Reclaim – Unearthing Our Wisdom

Yoga | Birth | Babies – MotherSHIFT:  Supporting Women Through the Identity Shift of Motherhood

Pregnancy, Birth & Beyond – Accessing The Mother You Want to Be

SHE Quest – At Home + Embodied

SHE Quest – Are We Ever Healed?

Couragemakers – Listening Deeply + Building Community

Freedom to Shine – Project Body Love


Why Rituals Matter (and how to create your own) – Mindful Magazine

Featured in the Globe + Mail:  What do single mothers need to grow their careers

Today’s Parent – These three simple things helped my kids grieve after our pet died

Today’s Parent – 7 Ways Pandemic Parenting Felt Like Postpartum All Over Again – The Five Things a Doula Wishes New Moms Knew About Postpartum Life

Your Zen Mama – What To Do When You Feel Like You’ve Lost Yourself in Motherhood

Spirituality & Health – Don’t Know What to Do?  Five Ways to Navigate Liminal Space

Spirituality & Health – Wild Quest

Green Parent – Motherhood Will Change You

 Pathways Magazine:  The Birth Principles Workbook – A Soulful Alternative to a Birth Plan

FabUPlus – For When You Don’t Love Your Body

International Doula Magazine – Birth Principles: a new alternative to birth plans

Misadventures Magazine – All Size Adventure

Mind Body Green – I was ambivalent about kids, and then I got pregnant

Mind Body Green – How 8 New Moms Learned to Love Their Bodies

Rockstar Birth Magazine – Believe Birth

Wild Women Magazine

The Telegram – Do This One Thing + Love Your Body

The Chronicle Herald

The Coast – 6 Ways to Connect With Your Body

The Coast – The Neuroscience of Ritual

Inspired Coach Magazine – How to truly understand your ideal client: using social science research methods to boost your biz

Sixtysix Magazine – What No One Tells You About Burnout

Elephant Journal – I had the perfect life and still felt that something was missing

Explore Magazine – A for Adventure

Huffington Post – I’m a doula, and this is what I did instead of writing a birth plan

Huffington Post – Are you going through a third-life alignment?

Other Features + Speaking Engagements

I tend to, live and work on Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq people, also known as Nova Scotia, Canada.  The work I do and the person I am becoming would not be possible if it were not for this land, which I am ever-endeavouring to be in right relationship with.

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