Archive | June, 2011

Reading List for Daughters of Toxic Moms

1 Jun

BECAUSE you ARE good enough, we’re building a list of books that address the experience of growing up with a toxic mom. Here’s my short list. What is your favorite book on this topic? What book helped you with this issue?

Horrible Mothers: Breach of a Sacred Trust by Alice Thie Vieira Phd

Will I Ever Be Good Enough?: Healing the Daughters of Narcissistic Mothers by Karyl McBride

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Looking for a Toxic Mom Toolkit?

1 Jun

Well, you’re in the right place.

I’m Rayne Wolfe and I am writing a book about how to grow up happy and sane despite toxic parenting. I blogged about that process at http://www.8womendream.com for a year over 2010/11. I moderate a Facebook page called Toxic Mom Toolkit. That’s where you want to go for daily affirmations, positive advice, and the wisdom of other adult daughters of Toxic Moms. You might be looking for a hammer or a blow torch, but this toolkit is full of peaceful, sane, and loving tools that will make your life easier. I promise.

As the Toxic Mom Toolkit community on Facebook grew (now at 20,000 visitors per month) it became obvious that we needed a place to go deeper. We needed a safe place for adult daughters of really super bad toxic moms to explore the topic further. This is that place. If you want to create an alter identity to participate here, that’s fine with me…