Sometimes the word co-parenting is a myth. We have our own beliefs about what co-parenting should be like and get frustrated when that isn’t the reality.
My guest on this episode is Michelle Dempsey, the author of Moms Moving On: Real-Life Advice on Conquering Divorce, Co-Parenting Through Conflict, and Becoming Your Best Self.
- Setting realistic expectations about co-parenting
- What to do when rules are different for your kids in each home
- How oversharing and other types of communication with your ex can backfire
If you’re looking for coparenting help, you can purchase my online masterclass on Parallel Parenting (another word for when coparenting doesn’t work) for just $25. Click here to purchase! https://startovercoach.kartra.com/page/dsQ65
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Instagram: @themichelledempsey and @momsmovingon
Moms Moving On Website
How many times a day do you hear a voice inside you that is putting you down? I hear it multiple times. It’s not really my voice, though. It’s a culmination of voices that I’ve heard over the years criticizing me.
My guest Jacquie Elliott has a name for it: abusive brain chatter. This episode will help you get the tools you need to find the loving voice that’s within you.
Jacquie is a certified life, relationship, and spiritual coach who leads retreats that help women find their purpose and let go of things that are blocking them from moving forward.
You’ll also get a sneak peek of her forthcoming book the ABC’s of Abusive Brain Chatter.
- How to quiet abusive thoughts
- Why it’s good to challenge your core beliefs
- How to tap into your inner voice and become your divine highest self
- Why people pleasers are actually manipulative
Jacquie Elliott’s Website
Spa For the Soul Retreat: Oct. 14-16
Instagram – @jacquieelliottclc
Being a good listener is critical to building healthy relationships. It’s easy for us to think we are good listeners when, in reality, there is still a lot to learn.
My guest on this episode is Christine Miles, and she will help you transform the way you listen. Chistine is the founder of EQuipt, a training and consulting company that uses a method called The Listening Path to help improve organizations and create cultures of understanding. She has taught at various Fortune 100 corporations, universities, law firms, and privately-held companies nationwide.
- What good listening means
- What to focus on first during conflict resolution
- What you can do if you feel someone isn’t listening to you
- Tips on communicating with children and teens
‘What Is It Costing You Not To Listen?’ book
This discussion with the founders of Best Self Magazine will help you avoid parenting mistakes during a breakup or divorce. Bill Miles and Kristen Noel are the creators of the Best Self Intuitive Divorce Coaching Program, which focuses on achieving the best outcomes for kids during a divorce.
Together they help parents in the early stages of divorce avoid unnecessary pain and suffering, so they can take control of their divorce before it takes control of them.
- What it means to have an intuitive divorce
- Using divorce to reframe and improve your next chapter in life
- Issues parents commonly struggle with during divorce
- How children process divorce
Best Self Intuitive Divorce Program
When I got divorced, I felt like I didn’t know anything about finances because my husband had always managed our money. It was a scary situation, and I had no confidence in my financial future. If you find yourself in a similar situation, my guest Rachael Burns has some solid advice for women on how to achieve financial independence after the loss of their partner.
- How to take control of day-to-day finances when you’re newly single
- The importance of taking stock of your assets
- The process of negotiation
About Rachael Burns
Rachael Burns is a certified financial planner and a certified divorce financial analyst. She helps newly-single women achieve financial independence after the loss of their partner to death or divorce.
eBook by Rachael Burns
5 Things Newly Single Women Should Do to Protect Their Finances
Rachael’s Recommended Resources
So Money with Farnoosh Torabi
Her Money with Jean Chatzky
Clever Girl Finance
You Need A Budget
I remember the time in my life when I was at my lowest. I honestly didn’t know how I was going to get out of all the pain alive. Maybe you have been there or you are there right now.
My guest George Kalantzis has also been at that point. George is a combat veteran, a podcast host, and author of the book Nowhere To Go. He shares his story of overcoming a suicide attempt and finding a life of meaning, inspiration, and empowerment.
- Why George decided not to commit suicide
- His journey toward making peace with his family and childhood
- How you can trust the unknown
DM George on Instagram for a free digital copy of his book.