Growing up without a father and with a
mother who battled deep
mental illness caused me to guard my
and become a survivor.
I was in and out of foster homes as
and eventually worked 2 jobs
to live on my own at the age of 16.
Over the next decade, I explored the
deep layers of my inner
every avenue that called me and
Woman into the world.
I live and work on the unceded traditional territory of the unceded Coast Salish peoples with my family. I am not an influencer, a spiritual guru, or an expert. I’m a guide and I take great care in this work I am so privileged to do.
My internationally best selling book, Becoming the One was published in 2022.
I was born by emergency c-section
after my Moms
placenta ruptured and
we both had minutes to live. For the first years of my life, we were
on the run
from my Father whom I’ve
When I was 3 years old, my mom
dropped me off
at a foster home and
disappeared for months. This
beginning of my abandonment wound.
Age 12 I began heavily drinking and
and I also began
writing poetry at this time.
Age 14 I battled with addiction to hard
for a time was living on
Age 16 I began working 2 jobs and
my own apartment.
Age 19 Entered an abusive relationship
catapult me into my first
Age 22 I began exploring my
spirituality and met
a person who I
would later marry.
Age 25 The vision for Rising Woman was
but I knew I had more to learn
the vision to reality.
I was married, divorced and at rock
bottom. I lost
my business, my money,
and even my beloved
I began diving deep into my inner-work.
work, inner-child work, plant-
and every form
of therapy I could get my hands on. Met my husband Ben, host of the
Podcast, we began our
relationship soon after
my first 3 nights of Ayahuasca
I began writing through Rising Woman
the very first website!
Ben proposed to me at Sombrio Beach
a camping trip.
Ben and I got married in a unique
filled with spiritual ritual.
We got Bodhi, our sweet and
snuggly little Malshi.
My audience grew to over 3 million
on Rising Woman. Ben and I moved to Salt Spring Island
acres of land and forest.
Published my first book Becoming
Below is some of the ongoing work I
have done for my personal evolution.