Earning trust that's been lost is hard work, you guys. I don't have to tell you that. If someone betrays you, steals from you, attacks or belittles you... Would you trust them again? Would you let them take charge of your direction? Absolutely the fuck not. The root of your being is trust in yourself, because you are divine and powerful and you can create a life for yourself that is joyful and well. Guide yourself true.
Hot take - Hot chocolate, but it's adaptogenic and boosts the mess out of your immune system. Sounds too good to be true... BUT IT ISN'T. Honey & Sage Company has such a provision - our Cacao Power with ashwaganda and shatavari roots. It's a rich and delicious cocoa blend that literally helps your body counteract stress. Name a more perfect hot bev. We'll wait.
Matcha. The ubiquitous green tea beverage, except this time it's also a superfood with maca and moringa. AND it's a mood booster, AND it nourishes the female reproductive system. Not to mention, it makes a killer latte that was sent by divine providence to be the perfect afternoon pick-me-up. Since we're baristas now over at Honey & Sage Co. HQ, we dreamed up some seriously phenomenal Matcha Melody lattes for ya'll to enjoy. Get ready to fall in love with green tea all over again.
Liminal space. It's part of the healing process, it's the darkest point before the dawn. The light is just there, on the other end of this corridor of self care and work.
All the Steps We Take Create the Path Many moons ago I was a midwifery apprentice teaching childbirth education classes at the clinic where I wo...
This generation has raised Frida to the verge of idolatry, simultaneously putting ideas of her as a person above her work and blurring what she actually stood for as a woman and feminist by whitewashing and airbrushing her.
Before you begin, a trigger warning. This is written with the white birth worker in mind, for those who are earnest, yet perhaps green in their allyship and activism; this is for those who need to muster up the courage and action to utilize their position of privilege. Lastly, as terrible as it feels to acknowledge our complicity in a system of oppression, we, white women, who seek peace on earth by working in the birth world need to step up.
Joy is not a zero-sum game. My joy takes nothing from you. Your joy takes nothing from your neighbor. So, to hold steadfast onto the shoulds of your life or someone else's...THAT is what keeps you from your own fullness.
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