Maddie is a holistic nutritionist and writer deeply curious about the relationships that thread throughout our lives, such as our relationship with food, our body, self, and love. If we find ourselves unworthy in any one of these relationships it will affect the others. We will not be enough in love, guilty at the plate, a harsh critic of the self, and a stranger to our own body.
Maddie seeks not to be a purveyor of answers, but an asker of questions. As humans seeking to uncover the many pieces of ourselves that make us powerful we don’t need someone else’s truths, we need our own inquiries. It’s her goal to ask the questions that awaken us to ourselves.
What is the price of freedom? What do we have to give up in order to say “thank you, but no thank you” to the life we are supposed to live and to choose ourself instead? There is such sweetness in freedom. In that expanse that stretches out before independence. It’s emotional twirling. Spreading our
Where we so often get stuck in the act of transformation is in dismissing the validity fantasy. We look at this human we so desperately want to become. We even hear it in the voices of those who know us. They say that we are worthy. That we are deserving. That we are lovable even
What happens when we encounter our most powerful self? I used to fear that woman. The impact she could have. The isolation that would inevitably ensue due to her too muchness. It seemed easier to make sense. To remain just on this side of neatness. There would be less I would have to explain. Less
…a courageous and imperfect life. We get seduced by this notion of perfect. Of complete understanding of who we are. Perfection is the opposite of creation. It’s hard and shiny and static. We are none of those things. When we let go of arrival. When we release the idea of being one person. When we surrender into the dynamism and creation of our story, that’s when life gets to be wild, and gorgeous and fully ours.
Become the irreverent author and editor of your own life.