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Showing SPLIT, The Film May 7th, Mill Valley, CA

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Announcing the showing of Split the Film by Ellen Bruno! On May 7th, 2015 Mill Valley’s It Takes A Village is sponsoring The Mother Rising’s showing of Split, the film. Split is a fabulous documentary for children and adults done entirely from the perspective of children.  There is absolutely NO adult in the film.  Even […]

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Episode 38 – Grieving Gratitude and New Traditions (Preparing For The Holidays Episode 3)

Episode Description Wrapping up our series on parenting during life challenges such as divorce through the holidays, Margaret Jacobson and Pamela Elaine, together, will delve into the more quiet and unspoken challenges experienced by many during the holiday season, as well as the wondrous opportunities for gratitude and the exciting creation of new traditions. Join […]

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Episode 37 – Controlling Child Support Chaos Throughout The Holidays (Preparing For The Holidays Episode 2)

Episode Description The holidays can be the most challenging for divorce or divorcing couples. Custody agreements are challenged, child support conflicts arise, feelings get hurt and misunderstandings abound. Caught in between these dynamics are…well, you guessed it…our children. What child support issues do you need to resolve, and can you do so without causing chaos […]

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Episode 36 – Conflict Free & Memorable Holidays (Preparing For The Holidays Episode 1)

Episode Description Holidays can be emotionally draining and, well…a dud. You may have your children on one holiday and not on the other. Arguments may break out between you and the dad. Can you manage your emotions and create happy holidays memories for your children and you? Managing your emotions and rising above conflict is […]

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Episode 35 – Happy Holidays Children, I’m Dating (Relationship Reflection Episode 5)

Episode Description Do you find yourself dating the same kind of guy over and over again?  Today’s show is the finale of our month-long theme, “Relationship Reflection.” We wrap up “relationship reflection” by exploring how you re-enter dating after divorce and for some, being single many years; and, when NOT to break the news to […]

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Episode 34 – Goodbye Fear Hello Self Confidence (Relationship Reflection Episode 4)

Episode Description Is FEAR a dictator in your relationship with your spouse/ex-spouse/soon-to-be-ex spouse? How does FEAR make you feel: Empowered or inadequate? In control or out of control? Important or insignificant? Active or paralyzed??? Hmmmm…..Today’s show is a continuation of our theme, “Relationship Reflection.” The title of today’s show is “Goodbye Fear. Hello Self-Confidence!” Today, […]

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Episode 33 – A Father Reflects On Love & Divorce (Relationship Reflection Episode 3)

Episode Description We continue our series on RELATIONSHIP REFLECTION. While The Mother Rising is a radio show celebrating the growth and transformation of women through divorce, what does a father have to say about growth and transformation? In this episode, Tommy Maloney, father and author will share his reflection on love and divorce. He will […]

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Episode 32 – I Once Was Lost But Now I’m Found (Relationship Reflection Episode 2)

Episode Description Did you lose yourself/your voice during your marriage? Were you blinded by divorce? Were you blind to the signs that the marriage was not healthy? Are you ready to find yourself again and re-define who you are or want to be? “Amazing Grace” is a beautiful song about being lost and then found. […]

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Episode 31 – Conflict Is Misunderstood Difference (Relationship Reflection Episode 1 )

Episode Description Think about your marriage – whether you are contemplating divorce, in the heat of divorce, or already through divorce. Did YOUR way of communicating with your spouse bring conflict or calm? Max Rivers is a marriage mediator who teaches NVC (non-violent communication). He defines “conflict” as “misunderstood difference,” and believes that marriage (as […]

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Episode 30 – Self Care And Reclaiming Yourself After Divorce (Self Care Episode 7)

Episode Description How do you rebuild your life after divorce rips it apart? Through self-care! Yes, taking care of your mental, physical, spiritual and emotional life can help you rebuild, restore, and reflect. Divorce does not have to leave you hopeless in the rubble. Take what you have left and build from there! In this […]

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