Discussions of the many facets of Motherhood, with a particular focus on the Postpartum journey. You've had the baby - now what?! As told from a Doulas perspective, helping women to empower themselves from fertility through to postpartum. Sharing ways for women to be supported in order to heal, thrive and kill the mom game.
076 | My Personal and Professional Postpartum Journey | Real Talk
In today’s Real Talk with McLean, she gets vulnerable and shares how she puts ‘mothering the mother’ into practice in her own life, how the birth of her first daughter led her to become a Postpartum Doula and the empowerment that comes from honoring our body’s needs. This episode is overflowing with nuggets of truth and wisdom surrounding Postpartum for women everywhere and provides a healing space for all those listening.
075 | Learning Your Body & Boosting Fertility with Ayurveda | with Heather Grzych
Heather Grzych is a board-certified Ayurvedic Practitioner and the author of The Ayurvedic Guide to Fertility: A Natural Approach to Getting Pregnant. Through her work, Heather bridges the worlds of conventional and alternative medicine to help people heal their physical and emotional lives. Her book offers a gentle and holistic approach to understanding the physical, emotional, psychological, and environmental aspects of fertility based on Ayurveda.
074 | Back to My Future | Real Talk
In today’s Real Talk with McLean, she shares how she is navigating this uncertain time brought about by a global pandemic, fire season in LA, a shift in community, and the new landscape of motherhood. She shares the importance of trusting your own journey and quieting down a bit, and tips for how to choose love, growth and change over fear.
073 | Living with Death Through COVID | with Olivia Bareham
Olivia Bareham is a certified Death Midwife, Home Funeral Guide and Celebrant and is the founder of 'Sacred Crossings - The Institute for Conscious Dying’ and the ‘Sacred Crossings Funeral Home.’ Olivia currently guides individuals toward a conscious dying experience and empowers families to reclaim the healing ritual of a home funeral. She facilitates workshops in Conscious Dying and After Death Care and a certificate training program in The Art of Death Midwifery. Her next training “Enter The Grave” will start this weekend September 4, 5, 6th and is for anyone wanting to delve deeper into their relationship with mortality, space is limited so please visit sacredcrossings.com/enterthegrave. When you become at peace with death, then you can really live.
072 | Leo New Moon: Harnessing Courage for our Rebirth | Real Talk
In today’s Real Talk with McLean, she reveals what’s on her mind and heart as she makes her way back home after 3 months away. McLean shares what’s inspiring her right now during this Leo New Moon, and how we can use its energy of bravery and courage during this time of death and rebirth.
071 | Back to School: Finding Ease in the Unpredictability | Real Talk
In today’s Real Talk with McLean, she shares how her family is approaching the new school year. She also provides resources and tips to support you whether you are homeschooling or sending your kids back to school.
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Friend and Mentor
Listening to McLean solo or McLean and her guests, I feel like I’m with my trusted friends connecting the dots of our lives and finding support for myself as a mother, woman and creator of all that I want. McLean has a subtle way of opening my mind. She stands strong even as she navigates the ebb and flow of her life. This podcast rocks on so many levels!!!
A gem of a resource for moms
Get ready for truly honest mom conversations. McLean and her guests share important real mothering stories and advice that is empowering, comforting, humorous and so relatable! I so appreciate her wisdom and in the moment feelings she shares! Mom of 4
Love McLean and love her show!
As a want-to-be-future-mom I really love this show. I truly appreciate how McLean always shares her truth, brings women together, and is honest in all aspects of who she is. She’s never putting on a show or trying to be someone other than who she is, sharing the messy details of motherhood along with valuable insights I’m excited to carry with me along my journey.