Motherhood Restored Podcast

Natalie Hixson, CPLC | The Angry Mama Coach

Overcome destructive anger, burnout, and overwhelm as a Christian wife and mom! Learn how Natalie overcame her destructive anger with the Lord's help and now helps other mamas do the same! Get helpful motherhood tips and information, as well as host helpful guest interviews! Hosted by the angry mama coach, Natalie Hixson, a wife, mama, and Certified professional Christian life coach.

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The Wholly Well Mama: Interview with Stephanie Hodges
6d ago
The Wholly Well Mama: Interview with Stephanie Hodges
Today, Natalie has the privilege of hosting health and wellness coach Stephanie Hodges.Stephanie is passionate about discovering what it means to be wholly well in body, soul, and spirit. With over 20 years of combined experience in fitness, wellness, and ministry, she has a unique perspective on faith-based well-being. As a fitness professional, Stephanie has a Master's in Nutrition and Exercise Science and is an active online Health & Wellness Coach.Natalie and Stephanie chat about how busy Christian mamas can prioritize holistic health. It's about caring for the temple inside and out—body, soul, and spirit.They chat about common tactical questions about diet and exercise, sort through today's popular advice, and give practical action steps for staying healthy on a busy schedule.They also discuss biblical fasting and cover topics such as the Daniel Fast, prayer and anointing the home, and other spiritual disciplines that they've found helpful in their growth as wives, mothers, and daughters of God.This interview will give you hope, inspiration, great tips, and strategies to help you discover more about balance within your mind, body, and soul as a Christian in your motherhood journey. Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, review, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:1 Cor 6:19-20Psalm 139:13-14Links:https://stephaniechodges.com/https://www.danielfastjourney.com/https://www.instagram.com/whollywelljourney/Questions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
Honoring God as an Angry Mama
Jul 2 2024
Honoring God as an Angry Mama
Hey Mama, do you feel alone and like there is no hope for you? Do you wonder if the Lord even sees you in your trials? Do you question why he even gave you kids at all? Do you wonder how it's possible to honor the Lord when you are full of so much anger and rage?I’ve been there. I know how heartbreaking and lonely that feels. It’s as if you are the only one struggling with the mom rage and sadness. You continually tell yourself you are a terrible mom and do not deserve the kids you have.If that is you, mama, today’s podcast is for you. You are on my heart, and I don’t want you to sit there thinking you are at the end of the line and you can’t change or fix what damage you feel has been done.The Lord will and can restore you. Today, I share encouragement on how to stop cursing your motherhood journey and start finding joy and fulfillment as a wife and mama.Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, review, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Colossians 1:9-14 NLTPhilippians 4:4-9 NLTTools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present, and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download the Trigger Tracker today!Links:https://nataliehixson.com/motherhood-restored-episode-seventeen/https://nataliehixson.com/motherhood-restored-episode-seven/https://nataliehixson.com/motherhood-restored-episode-four/https://nataliehixson.com/motherhood-restored-episode-fourteen/A Warrior Mama’s Prayers journalHere’s a discount code: MRPRAY15Sponsor:The Motherhood Restored Coaching ProgramQuestions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
Calming the Overwhelm in Motherhood | Interview with Emily McDermott Motherhood Restored Episode Sixteen
Jun 18 2024
Calming the Overwhelm in Motherhood | Interview with Emily McDermott Motherhood Restored Episode Sixteen
Today, Natalie has the privilege of hosting Emily McDermott from Simple by Emmy. In this episode, Emily McDermott, the founder of Simple by Emmy, shares her transformative journey from overwhelm to balance. She guides us on how to pause, reflect, and manage life from a healthier emotional and spiritual standpoint. Emily shares her personal experiences and the practical strategies she developed to overcome overwhelm, providing a roadmap for others. This conversation with Natalie goes beyond surface-level advice, delving into the biblical aspects of decluttering the heart.Today, Emily helps moms declutter their homes, heads, and hearts at SimplybyEmmy.com. Emily also hosts the Moms Overcoming Overwhelm podcast, where you will find many great tips, from organizing your home to calming the mental chatter and chaos!This interview will give you hope, inspiration, great tips, and strategies to help you calm the chaos and overwhelm in motherhood!Emily's Links:Moms Overcoming Overwhelm PodcastSimple by EmmyInstagram @simplebyemmyFacebook: @simplebyemmyYouTubeFacebook Group - Decluttering Tips and Support for Overwhelmed MomsContact E-mail: info@simplebyemmy.comFreebie: 5 Mindset Shifts To Help You Let Go of ClutterQuestions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
The Business of Coaching Angry & Burntout Mamas
Jun 11 2024
The Business of Coaching Angry & Burntout Mamas
Today, Natalie is going behind the scenes in her coaching practice. Natalie has had various people reach out and ask about her coaching experience. This is a great episode if you are curious about the history, hows, and whys behind Natalie’s coaching business. You’ll also enjoy it if you are considering working with Natalie as a coachee or if you are considering becoming a life coach yourself.Natalie answers questions about where she went to school, what it was like in her first few years of coaching, and how she got her start. She shares what was the most challenging, how she finds clients, how she prices her products, what has been the most rewarding part of coaching, and how she personally stays accountable and grows through it all. Overall, you’ll hear how the Lord is the CEO of her business and how he directs her before she begins work daily.Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, review, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Jeremiah 17:7Tools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download the Trigger Tracker today!Links:Christian Coach Institute striveforprogress.comQuestions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
A Warrior Mama’s Prayers: Interview with Bethany Kimsey
Jun 4 2024
A Warrior Mama’s Prayers: Interview with Bethany Kimsey
Today, Natalie has the privilege of hosting Bethany Kimsey, host of The Warrior Mama Podcast.As a mother to 8 children, Bethany Kimsey has seen God radically change her messy motherhood from weary, anxious, and frantic to peaceful, joyful, and triumphant. She helps weary mothers win the battle against worry and fatigue as they understand their identity in Christ and rest in the hope of the Gospel in community with other moms. As a writer, speaker, and encourager of mothers, she wants to see a generation of mothers who can connect their motherhood to the love of Jesus in real and practical ways so that they can be confident.Natalie and Bethany chat about how prayer is the first weapon of defense in the battles mothers face in motherhood. They share the ins and outs of how prayer works, why it is so vital for moms to engage it, and how to get started in your prayer journey as a mother.You're sure to find inspiration from the stories we share about how we've seen the power of prayer work in our motherhood journeys!This interview will give you hope, inspiration, great tips, and strategies to help you cultivate and grow in your prayer life as a wife and mother.Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, review, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!About Bethany:As a mother to 8 children, Bethany Kimsey has seen God radically change her messy motherhood from weary, anxious, and frantic to peaceful, joyful, and triumphant. She helps weary mothers win the battle against worry and fatigue as they understand their identity in Christ and rest in the hope of the Gospel in community with other moms. As a writer, speaker, and encourager of mothers, she wants to see a generation of mothers who can connect their motherhood to the love of Jesus in real and practical ways so that they can be confident.She recently authored A Warrior Mama’s Prayers journal to help mothers pray intentionally over their children and anchor in gospel truths. This can be purchased at http://www.Bethanykimsey.co or on Amazon.She would love to connect over at her website bethanykimsey.com or her Warrior Mama podcast https://whengodbreaksthrough.libsyn.com found on your favorite podcast platform. You can connect on Instagram or Facebook as well.Bethany’s Warrior Mama Prayer Journal:Here's a discount code: MRPRAY15https://bethanykimsey.co/discount/MRPRAY15Bible References:Psalm 116Links:www.bethanykimsey.comA Warrior Mama's Prayers journal: https://bethanykimsey.co/Questions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
Do I Really Have Jesus in My Heart if I Can’t Control My Anger?
May 28 2024
Do I Really Have Jesus in My Heart if I Can’t Control My Anger?
Today, Natalie talks about the Fruits of the Spirit.Can we truly claim to have accepted Christ if we struggle to embody the Fruits of the Spirit-love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control?If we receive the Spirit as a guarantee of salvation, why is self-control so challenging to achieve?How do we overcome the “root rot” of our lives and grow good fruit in our homes?Natalie answers these questions and more and invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, review, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Galatians 5:16-26 NLT2 Timothy 3:16 ESVMatthew 8:14-15 NLTLinks:Refresh Your Soul to Calm the Mom Anger and Rage| Motherhood Restored Episode FourChanging the Angry Mama Heart Through Prayer | Motherhood Restored Episode TenTools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present, and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download the Trigger Tracker today!Sponsor:The Motherhood Restored Coaching ProgramQuestions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
How to Help Your Child Work Through Anger
May 21 2024
How to Help Your Child Work Through Anger
Today, Natalie answers a listener's question about how to help your kiddo work through their anger."When my child is angry, they don't know how to work through their anger (a lot like how I dealt with it), and when I try to help them, it makes them more angry and upset. I try my best to model healthy anger now, without the yelling. If you are in this situation where you have a child that is upset and yelling, probably saying things we know she doesn't mean out of anger, how do you handle it?"She offers tips and ideas on how to validate and be productive through your child's angry outbursts.Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, review, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Ephesians 6:4 NLT, NIVMatthew 7:12 ESVLuke 6:31 ESV1 Peter 4:8 ESVProverbs 10:12 ESVTools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present, and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download the Trigger Tracker today!Links:Help! I’m Angry Now: Calm Mom Anger in the Moment| Motherhood Restored Episode SevenI Cussed At My Daughter: Confessions Of An Angry Mom| Motherhood Restored Episode EightYou Blew It, Now What? How to Recover From Destructive Behavior | Motherhood Restored Episode NineSponsor:The Motherhood Restored Coaching ProgramQuestions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
Open the Door to Healing With Your Husband | Interview with Alisa DiLorenzo
May 14 2024
Open the Door to Healing With Your Husband | Interview with Alisa DiLorenzo
Today, Natalie has the privilege of hosting Alisa DiLorenzo, A Renowned Figure in the field of marriage counseling and coaching. Alisa and her husband, Tony, run a highly acclaimed marriage podcast and have authored numerous best-selling books. As a wife, mother, Believer, and marriage coach, Alisa brings a wealth of experience and wisdom to the table. Natalie and Alisa chat about how to open the door of communication with your husband around your healing journey. How do you ask for his support in your healing journey?How do you encourage him in his own personal growth journey? This interview will give you hope, inspiration, great tips, and strategies to help you and your husband heal so you can grow closer to each other and with the Lord.Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, review, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Jeremiah Chapter 29Links:One Extraordinary Marriage28 Romantic Prompts19 Questions to Amazing SexONE on Instagram @oneextraordinarymarriageTools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present, and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download the Trigger Tracker today!Text Me:Questions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
Changing the Angry Mama Heart Through Prayer
May 7 2024
Changing the Angry Mama Heart Through Prayer
Today, Natalie is sharing how you can implement prayer consistently throughout the day. Doing this will help soften your heart toward your kids and husband. It will also keep you in a productive place, as you will be more aware when it comes to SIT and Praying. You’ll even find more joy because the more you commune with the Lord, the more peace you will experience!You’re not a bad mom if you haven’t made prayer a priority; it happens to all of us!Even moms who do prayer regularly miss it from time to time.It wasn’t until Natalie had some serious challenges that needed addressing with her children that she finally hit the ground praying consistently, and through this, she developed the Prayer Alarm method.Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Psalm 94:19Other References:Blog: SIT & PrayPodcast: Help! I’m Angry Now! Calm Mom Anger in the MomentTools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download the Prayer Alarms PDF today! Download the Trigger Tracker today!*Power of A Praying Mother*Power of A Praying Wife*Affiliate Link - Some links in this post may be affiliate links. Natalie may earn a small commission for you clicking or purchasing something through these links. She only shares what she believes in and has used herself.Sponsor:The Motherhood Restored Coaching Program.Questions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
You Blew It, Now What? How to Recover From Destructive Behavior
Apr 30 2024
You Blew It, Now What? How to Recover From Destructive Behavior
Today’s topic is about recovering well with your family after you’ve used destructive behavior. We've all been there-that moment when anger gets the best of us and we end up screaming at our kids. But what comes next?Can you actually recover and move forward after using destructive behaviors on your kids?YES! You can, and Natalie shares exactly how you can do that today!She shares the steps she coaches on and uses in her life that have helped her and her clients reconnect with their family members and even find joy after an episode of destructive behavior.Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Colossians 3:12-17Other Resources:Blog Post: What if I Have Ruined My Kids for Life?Podcast: Refresh Your Soul to Calm the Mom Anger and RageTools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download the Trigger Tracker today! nataliehixson.com/MRPodcastSponsor:The Motherhood Restored Coaching Program. nataliehixson.com/work-with-meQuestions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
Help! I’m Angry Now: Calm Mom Anger in the Moment
Apr 16 2024
Help! I’m Angry Now: Calm Mom Anger in the Moment
Today's topic is how to work through anger in the heat of the moment.Natalie shares her favorite tip called SIT & Pray!Stop, Inhale, Tune In and Pray!SIT & Pray can help you overcome and work through destructive anger as a Christian mother.SIT & Pray is a healthy, productive approach to working through mom anger and mom rage in the moment as a Christian mother.SIT & Pray is essentially a moment to reset and try again.Natalie explains how this works, discusses venting, and offers tips on how to do that more productively!Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey as she coaches you on how to process anger in a healthier way.Please like, subscribe, rate, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Psalm 4:4 (NKJV)2 Corinthians 7:10-11 (NLT)Psalms 149:23-24 (NKJV)Episode References:A SIT & Pray Blog PostDestructive Anger on Wheels: Dealing with Mom Rage in the Car With KidsTools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present, and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download the Trigger Tracker today! nataliehixson.com/MRPodcastSponsor:The Motherhood Restored Coaching Program. nataliehixson.com/work-with-meQuestions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
Life with an Angry Wife | Interview with Natalie’s Husband
Apr 9 2024
Life with an Angry Wife | Interview with Natalie’s Husband
Today, Natalie invites her husband, Mike, on the podcast to discuss what it was like to be married to an angry wife.This episode is a tell-all! They don't hold back; they lift the curtain and share how they navigated Natalie's scary, destructive behaviors.What does Mike remember? How did he cope?How did he deal with the situation when he was forced to step in to protect the kids from Natalie?How does Mike feel about their marriage today?How does he feel about how Natalie processes anger today?What does he say about Natalie's relationship with their kids today?Mike gives advice to husbands in similar situations on how they can best support their wives' growth and healing.This candid interview between Mike and Natalie will give you and your husband much hope and encouragement.Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Proverbs 11:2Links:One Extraordinary MarriageTools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download the Trigger Tracker today! nataliehixson.com/MRPodcastSponsor:The Motherhood Restored Coaching Program. nataliehixson.com/work-with-meQuestions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com
Refresh Your Soul to Calm the Mom Anger and Rage
Mar 26 2024
Refresh Your Soul to Calm the Mom Anger and Rage
Today, Natalie shares how getting into a good routine with the Lord was vital to healing from destructive anger and burnout.She shares how she overcame her challenge to find consistent time with the Lord, how she stopped questioning whether he was actually listening to her, and how she was finally able to fully surrender to Him and trust Him.She covers finding time with the Lord and dealing with kiddo interruptions while reading the Word and praying.She answered the question many have wondered: "If I am truly saved, why don't I have the fruits of the spirit?"Get a fresh perspective on spending time with the Lord and learn how you can heal in Him as He refreshes your soul!Natalie invites you to listen in and stay for this journey.Please like, subscribe, rate, and share so we can help other mamas who are feeling stuck in their anger and burnout get unstuck and find JOY in their motherhood journey!Bible References:Luke 11:27-28 NLTJoshua 1:8-9 NLTColossians 3:10 NLTRomans 5:1-5 NLTTools:Take your first steps to overcome destructive anger so you can be the fun, present and joyful wife and mom you want to be!Download The Soul Refresher Here!Download the Trigger Tracker today! nataliehixson.com/MRPodcastSponsor:The Motherhood Restored Coaching Program. nataliehixson.com/work-with-meQuestions, thoughts, feedback? Send me a text!Connect with Natalie: Natalie’s Website: nataliehixson.comInstagram: instagram.com/angrymamacoachPinterest: pinterest.com/nataliehixsonYouTube: @angrymamacoachAcknowledgements: Producer and editor: Skye Hixson Music: Simon Reid www.simonreidmusic.com