How to stop playing the good girl and start being yourself instead – podcast episode with Natalie Lue and Radio Gorgeous

Natalie Lue

In The Moment Magazine columnist Natalie Lue is back on Radio Gorgeous! In this podcast episode, she talks to Josephine Pembroke about the pressure we put on ourselves by playing “the good girl”.


By trying to be good, we second-guess ourselves and spend too much time fretting about offending others – and what they might think of us.

Inevitably, this can have a negative effect on our relationships. Natalie says: “When we’re not ourselves, the consequence is that our needs, desires, expectations, feelings, beliefs and ideas – they all get suppressed and put on the back-burner, because we’re pretending to be something that we’re not.

Listen to the Radio Gorgeous podcast online here or download it on iTunes.

To read more about the issues discussed in this podcast, pick up a copy of In The Moment issue 9 which is out now in the UK. Find the magazine in WHSmiths, Waitrose, Sainsbury’s and most large supermarkets.

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