036 // Dealing with Big Feelings as a Mom – Adriel Booker & The Kindred Mom Team

In this episode, Emily Allen hosts two conversations about dealing with big feelings as a mom in a healthy way.

Segment 1 includes Sarah and Lynne Patti for a group discussion about what it looks like to navigate emotions sensibly. Segment 2 includes Jennifer Van Winkle and special guest Adriel Booker, author of Grace Like Scarlett: Grieving with Hope After Miscarriage and Loss. Adriel shares about dealing with anger and grief, and offers wisdom about what it takes to handle these big emotions well.

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Current series on Becoming a Resilient Mom

Last month’s series on Loving Well as a Wife and Mom

About Adriel:
Adriel Booker has served in global missions as a speaker, writer, advocate, and mentor for nearly two decades. Adriel leads The Love A Mama Collective, a movement of women empowering women through safe birth initiatives in the developing world, and co-leads an inner-city YWAM community with her husband in the heart of Sydney, Australia. She’s the author of Grace Like Scarlett: Grieving with Hope after Miscarriage and Loss and writes online at Connect with Adriel on your favorite social media platform at @adrielbooker.

Adriel’s book: Grace Like Scarlett

Where to find our guest Adriel Booker:
Instagram – Personal & Our Scarlett Stories (for those who have experienced miscarriage, infertility & loss)

Mentioned in this episode:

March Kindred Mom Series: Becoming a Resilient Mom
January Kindred Mom Series: Self-Care for Moms
Adriel Booker’s essay on Kindred Mom: When Your Anger Frightens You



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