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Redefining Body Love with Dr. Melissa Bird | Ep. 13

It Tastes Like Freedom

You ARE love! Seriously, you are the very definition of LOVE. Chanci and Dr. Melissa Bird invite you in on their convo about self-compassion, perfectionism, forgiveness and reclaiming your divine right to know who you are and to live it! Other points include:Compassion as a superpowerWhat it means to truly love your bodyRedefining love - who gets to define body love?Reclaiming your natural state of beingSelf-forgiveness and freedomYou need connection - you are not meant to do this aloneThere is absolutely nothing not to love because you are pure love! Original sin is ignoring your purposeThe patriarchy and diet cultureIt’s your divine right to know who you are at your core and live it! Resource Links:The Metallica podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-metallica-podcast-volume-1-the-black-album/id1579756809There There by Tommy Orange https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36692478-there-there?fbclid=IwAR34F7KQYU0JuQlScLcukwjoycL4aRkJ3DEnl3txGN3C9cvFw7cpa4l6phAAbout the Guest:As a life coach, lay preacher, author, and keynote speaker, Dr. Melissa Bird is a world class presenter who has appeared before audiences at universities, conferences, and religious institutions around the world. Her combination of education, real-life experience, and practical advice makes her a powerful force of change in the lives of the people she speaks to. Past audience members have described her speaking as “fierce,” “revelatory,” “life-changing,” “enthusiastic,” and “inspirational.”Dr. Bird creates the genesis for a new brand of leadership and graceful revolution. Her unique life purpose is to use her talents to help others dismantle perfection, tap into their intuition, and heal from grief and loss. Her words awaken revolutionaries, trailblazers and powerful innovators who are seeking deeper connection and expansive growth. When she’s not speaking on stages around the world, she can be found reading trashy novels, drinking fine whiskey, playing mom to three amazing humans, and loving her punk rock scientist James Thomas Kelly.Get her online masterclasses and learn how to awaken your own graceful revolution. You can also connect with Dr. Bird at naturalbornrebel.com and on Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, and Instagram @birdgirl1001.About the Host: (bio, personal links, resource links)Chanci Dawn is a non-diet certified nutritionist, mindset and embodiment coach whose soul’s purpose is to help women create the most wildly free and loving relationship with food and their bodies. After over 30 years of dieting and recovering from her own eating disorder Chanci is determined to help women find the same freedom she has through embodied eating and pleasurable living. Chanci believes that when you fall madly in love with yourself you’ll have the power to change your world and from there you can change the world around you making embodied eating a deep and powerful form of activism! Find Chanci on the following platforms:Website: http://www.chancidawn.comInstagram: http://www.instagram.com/chancidawncoachingFacebook: https://facebook.com/chancidawnThanks for listening!Thanks so much for listening to our podcast! If you enjoyed this episode and think that others could benefit from listening, please share it using the social media buttons on this page.Do you have some feedback or questions about this episode? Leave a comment in the section below!Subscribe to the podcastIf you would like to get automatic updates of new podcast episodes, you can subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts or Stitcher. You can also subscribe in your favourite podcast app.Leave us an Apple Podcasts reviewRatings and reviews from our listeners are extremely valuable to us and greatly appreciated. They help our podcast rank higher on Apple Podcasts, which exposes our show to more awesome listeners like you. If you have a minute, please leave an honest review on Apple Podcasts. 

52mins

14 Jul 2022

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How to Handle Righteous Fury with Dr. Melissa Bird | Ep #54

The Bad B*tch Entrepreneur

The fury and pain of the overturn of Roe v Wade and the impact on anyone who is NOT cis, het, white dudes is raw and palpable. So, how do we move forward now? How do you channel that energy into action? In this episode, my friend and colleague, Dr. Melissa Bird is joining me to talk about what to do now. The curse of the Patriarchy is Perfectionism. That ideal is what holds so many of us back. In reality, life is messy, and we live in the messy middle. That is where the magic happens. And guess what? There’s no such thing as perfect. Are you ready to learn more? We’re going to talk about . . . How to get calm if you’re feeling overwhelmed after the overturn of Roe v. Wade Why you need to use your voice now more than ever The #1 way to direct your righteous fury to make a difference Why you should connect with people who disagree with you right now Are you finding your purpose OR claiming it? Know the difference and claim YOURS. …and SO much more Get your copy of Consensual Consults the hot second it’s ready by hopping on the email list at www.melaniechilders.com. If you’ve loving this episode, share your biggest takeaway on IG.  Make sure to tag me @melaniechilderscoaching! Thanks for listening! Haven’t left a review yet? All you gotta do is head here. How to connect with Melanie: Ready to hit your biz goals without hustling, pressuring, and racing? I created a FREE 3-day training and workshop just for you! Check it out here. Interested in Melanie’s mastermind for feminist entrepreneurs building hustle-free 6+ figure businesses? Get all the details and join the waitlist here. Applications for the August 2022 Mastermind are open! Get all the deets here.  How to connect with Missy: As a life coach, lay preacher, author, and keynote speaker, Dr. Melissa Bird is a world class presenter who has appeared before audiences at universities, conferences, and religious institutions around the world. Her combination of education, real life experience, and practical advice makes her a powerful force of change in the lives of the people she connects with. Past audience members have described her speaking as “fierce,” “revelatory,” “life-changing,” “enthusiastic,” and “inspirational.” Dr. Bird creates the genesis for a new brand of leadership and graceful revolution. Her unique life purpose is to use her talents to help others dismantle perfection, tap into their intuition, and heal from grief and loss. Her words awaken revolutionaries, trailblazers and powerful innovators who are seeking deeper connection and expansive growth. When she’s not speaking on stages around the world, she can be found reading trashy novels, drinking fine whiskey, playing mom to three amazing humans, and loving her punk rock scientist James Thomas Kelly. Awaken your own graceful revolution and connect with Dr. Bird at naturalbornrebel.com and on Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, and Instagram @birdgirl1001. © 2022 Melanie Childers

44mins

7 Jul 2022

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#158: How to Use Your Intuition In Your Business and Live the Life of Your Dreams with Dr. Melissa Bird

The Determined Mom Show

In episode 158, I talk to Dr. Melissa Bird about How to Use Your Intuition In Your Business and Live the Life of Your Dreams! As a clairvoyant coach, author, and fiery public speaker, Dr. Melissa Bird has traveled around the world speaking to audiences at universities, conferences, and churches. Connect with Dr. Bird Here: Rebel School https://www.naturalbornrebel.com/rebel-school Misfit Magic Hour: https://www.naturalbornrebel.com/misfit-magic-hour https://linktr.ee/birdgirl1001 Please subscribe and leave us a review on Apple Podcasts to help us reach more Moms! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-determined-mom-show/id1463838272

25mins

17 Jan 2022

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EP79: Where will YOU be in the next 90 days? With Dr. Melissa Bird

Oracle On Purpose | Lia Dunlap

As we approach the end of 2021 — ask yourself, who will YOU possibly be in the next 90 days? My friend, know that there's still enough time and a huge change that awaits you should you decide. Take a look at the difference 90 Days made for my client, Dr. Melissa Bird. As an author, healer, and coach, she took the courage to open herself to shift her mind and soul. When she decided to embrace purpose and prosperity in 90 days - Melissa broke through her upper limits, found her groove, and started making consistent $10,000 months! Find out how my client found her way back to her divine path and the prosperity that awaits. Key points covered in this episode: ✔️ If your business is off, I guarantee 85% that your life is off too.  Expand your heart and reconnect to your spirit. These are parts of you that will help you manage your life and business well. Until you do so, see confusion and imbalance manifesting in all areas of your life.  ✔️ The death and rebirth of self become necessary in taking off old mindsets and beliefs that no longer serve you. Melissa shares how she achieved transfiguration and becoming the woman she is meant to be! ✔️ The moment Melissa truly believed in the core of her soul that abundance and prosperity come together, she experienced income and opportunities breaking loose!  ✔️ Know that there is a place where you are welcomed with open arms and is a supportive space as you set out to fulfill your purpose. If you are lost in the humdrum of life, going aimlessly and dominated by fear — it's time to pause and rethink the path you are treading on.  Dr. Melissa "Missy" Bird is a fierce public speaker, sassy feminist, and a natural born rebel. She believes in the power of women to come together and create a graceful revolution in their lives and communities. For more information, visit her website https://www.naturalbornrebel.com/ ______________ The Oracle on Purpose podcast is for the intuitive entrepreneurs or inspired leaders who want a powerhouse business that makes money while making a difference in the world. It's time to find your unique life purpose and get back on track with your business strategy to become fulfilled in your work.  About Lia Dunlap: Dubbed the Oracle on Purpose, Lia Dunlap's Intuitive Guidance and 25 years of successful operational business experience will help you find your Unique Life Purpose. Get back on track with your business strategy to become fulfilled again in the work you do. It's time to remember... You are here on purpose. You've got a mission to fulfill, and we are here to make sure, no matter what, you achieve it. Loved this episode? If you are at that edge and want to thrive and enjoy your life full out, I want to help you. I want to be here to support you and show you how I took the other path and ended up with a life that I still honestly wake up and pinch myself about. bit.ly/PurposeProsperityAccelerator

32mins

12 Oct 2021

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Felt THAT with Dr Melissa Bird

Felt THAT!

In episode two of our podcast, Mia and Bella speak to Dr. Melissa Bird about her career and life as an activist and beyond.  FeLT THAT is hosted by Bella and Mia, Junior Board Directors for FeLT. The two girls interview politicians, activists, feminists, and those in their community making a difference. They are interested in feminism, activism, and are community leaders themselves. Bella is from Delaware and is currently enrolled to be a junior in the International Baccalaureate program. Her favorite subjects are History, English, and Spanish. Bella wants to be an editor when she is in the workforce. Mia is from Georgia and is a 7th grader in her school's STEM program. Her favorite subjects in school are History and Math. Mia aspires to have a seat in congress when she is old enough. They are so excited to be volunteering for FeLT and to be hosting Felt THAT!

31mins

26 Jul 2021

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S4E29 - Intersectionality & Barriers to Environmental Wellness with special guest Dr. Melissa Bird

Women Connected In Wisdom Podcast

Come Chat with Shannon & Christine about the 8 dimensions of Wellness. Shealo Glo - www.shealoglo.com Now offering Subscriptions * Delivered on the 1st & 15th! Discount Code - WISE5 Nominate your Shearo by emailing subject "My Shearo" to shealoglo@gmail.com Stillpoint -  https://www.amazon.com/Stillpoint-Self-Care-Playbook-Caregivers-Breathe/dp/1732370400 Join us in community: https://women-connected-in-wisdom.mn.co/feed Listen to past episodes: https://womenconnectedinwisdompodcast.com/ Like & Subscribe to get notifications when Instagram @womenconnectedinwisdompodcast - https://www.instagram.com/womenconnectedinwisdompodcast/ Facebook page Women Connected in Wisdom Podcast - https://www.facebook.com/womenconnectedinwisdompodcast This week's resources and references: Stillpoint -  https://www.amazon.com/Stillpoint-Self-Care-Playbook-Caregivers-Breathe/dp/1732370400 www.shealoglo.com Email "My Shearo" to shearo@shealoglo.com This week we welcomed Dr. Melissa Bird Find out more about Melissa here: www.naturalbornrebel.com or connect with her here: @birdgirl1001 on FB, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok And find out about the The Mermaid’s Garden: https://www.themermaidsgardenoregon.com/ Connect & Like their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/themermaidsgardenoregon & Instagram https://www.instagram.com/mermaidsgardenoregon/ The truth about $$ - https://www.netflix.com/title/81345769 Articles we referenced: https://www.forbes.com/sites/briannegarrett/2020/03/04/theres-still-a-gender-gap-in-startup-funding-but-efforts-to-move-the-needle-are-stronger-than-ever/?sh=9fefc6e5f393 https://smallbiztrends.com/2019/02/small-business-owner-gender-and-age-statistics.html https://www.oregonlive.com/business/2015/09/oregon_has_more_women_in_agric.html Join us next week for our show on Intellectual Wellness with special guest Courtney Dorsey.

58mins

22 Jul 2021

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S2E7: Using Your Voice and Rebel Activism with Dr. Melissa Bird

Humanize

There is always a way to make a difference. Just ask our guest this week, activist Dr. Melissa “Missy” Bird — the CEO of Natural Born Rebel and a fierce public speaker on a quest for equality and justice. From protesting on a corner to creating a law, Missy is dismantling the structures in our society through compassion & education to empower women and people on the margin. On this episode, she’s sharing what she considers the ultimate rebellion, everything you need to know about creating change through your elected officials, and how YOU can make a difference in your community by asking “How can I help you?” We’re exploring: How a magazine sparked Missy’s feminism and activism journey Missy opens up her experiences with homelessness and being a part of the LGBT community, and how it inspired her to advocate for young people facing homelessness The importance of knowing how a bill becomes a law as an activist What being a rebel means to Missy — plus, what YOU can do to disrupt the structures in our society Emily wonders what she can do as a woman to take inspired action on gun control Why you should know (and contact) your elected representatives How distractions cover-up collective, generational pain for women and BIPOC (and why it’s time to grieve and heal) And so much more! How to connect with Missy: Website: https://www.naturalbornrebel.com/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zJU-CK82JUTcwIDf6RSAQ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/birdgirl1001 Twitter: https://twitter.com/birdgirl1001 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/birdgirl1001/ TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@birdgirl1001 LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dr-melissa-bird-016640199/ Resources mentioned in this episode: Willie Lynch Letters: https://www.tatteredcover.com/book/9789562916554 Let’s talk about it! Connect with us and continue the conversation: Instagram: https://instagram.com/thehumanizepodcast Facebook: https://facebook.com/thehumanizepodcast Email: info@thehumanizepodcast.com

58mins

12 Apr 2021

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How to Trust Yourself and Your Village with Dr. Melissa Bird Ep. 34

The ReLaunch Podcast

Ever wonder about those moments... you know the ones that jolt you and seem so out of left field you just have to pay attention to them? In this episode the very wise (and incredible!) Dr. Melissa Bird shares how you can learn to trust yourself, trust the signs, and trust your village to take flight and be the rebel you were meant to be. Momentum as an entrepreneur and as a human being can feel hard when you don't know how to trust these things, but when you learn to listen and let go... surrender... amazing things are waiting for you on the other side.

43mins

2 Dec 2020

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and the US Census: An Interview with Melissa Bird, Executive Director at the DC Census 2020

Culture Stew

Do you know how much the U.S. Census touches all of our lives? The abrupt closing of the Census 2020 puts vulnerable populations in jeopardy for years to come. My guest this week is Melissa Bird, the executive director of the DC Census 2020.

43mins

28 Oct 2020

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Granting Yourself Permission & Space -- with Dr. Melissa Bird

Channel Your Genius Podcast

Missy, or Dr. Melissa Bird is a life coach, author, and fiery public speaker. Dr. Melissa Bird has given hundreds of speeches and workshops across the world, including speaking to audiences at universities, national conferences, and churches.  Her words awaken revolutionaries, trailblazers and powerful innovators in the quest for justice. When she’s not building her public speaking business, she can be found reading trashy novels, drinking fine whiskey, playing mom to three delicious humans, and loving her punk rock scientist James Thomas Kelly. Here’s what we discussed in today’s episode:  Troublemaking & Acting Out Listing to Your Inner Voice Negotiating Terms with Yourself “And” Instead of “Or” Reconnecting with the Divine Feminine Honoring Our/Others Visions  Connect with Dr. Melissa Bird:  Learn more about Dr. Melissa Bird and all she has to offer at www.naturalbornrebel.com.

21mins

22 Sep 2020

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