When we are feeling overwhelmed by life, taking time to celebrate can be the furthest thing from our thoughts.
During significant transitions, at our peak parenting times (when our children need us the most), or simply when life is hectic and we are literally running from activity to task and back again; life can feel overwhelming. It’s at these times when the busy-ness of life and our commitments can feel too much.
This is when it’s okay to celebrate.
Welcome to the ‘Upset to Set-Up’ Series: Interviews with Inspiring Women
This quarterly interview series shines a spotlight on inspiring women and shares their stories of resilience in the face of upset. Here we interview women who have overcome significant tragedy, loss or upset and used that experience to set themselves up in a new and different way. They have turned their upset into a set-up. Each guest generously shares what they have been through to find the joy in life.
Today we meet Jodie Matthews.
Jodie is mother to Hamish, a qualified CPA (Certified Practising Accountant) and life coach as well as a meditation teacher.
Bringing her many talents together, Jodie is passionate about empowering women around self-worth and money.
Her love for Hamish led her to write a daily blog, which shares her grief journey. She has also written a book on ‘Navigating Baby Loss’. The book shares her story of dealing with the loss of Hamish and stories of seven mothers whom have also experienced loss.
Jodie is an inspiring woman and mother, and I know you will enjoy this interview with her as much as I did.