The Joy of Saying No in the press

Print and online features


Dublin author Natalie Lue transformed her life after being told she could be dead by age 40,

‘I’m a recovering people pleaser and here 7 ways I avoid burnout’, Get the Gloss

Sufferer or Saver – which type of people pleaser are you?, Irish Independent

Tensions around race were heightened in the late 1990s in Dublin. I was punched in the face at Copper Face Jacks once’, Irish Independent

People-pleasing could be hurting your health. How to stop now and take charge of your life, Fortune

Why Millennial Women Have Such a Hard Time Saying “No”, Hello Giggles

6 New Books to Cuddle Up With by the Fireplace This Winter, Hello Giggles

5 Mini Resolutions You Haven’t Thought of But Should Totally Try, Hello Giggles

How to Stop Being A People Pleaser in 2023, Hello Giggles

10 new books to bring you comfort and wisdom in 2023, Stylist

These books will change your life… if you let them, Belfast Telegraph

17 Women On How They’re Protecting Their Peace This Year, Refinery29
5 questions with Natalie Lue, Scribd

The joy of saying no — and how to do it, according to a recovering people-pleaser, Evening Standard

‘Like Prince Harry, I used therapy to heal buried trauma after my body attacked itself, OK!

A balancing act, Mollie Makes

The Joy of Saying No, Little Visioneers

Saying No Is Hard but Oh So Satisfying, Says Author Natalie Lue, Shondaland

10 Ways to Embrace Wholeness Every Day, Oprah Daily

7 Ways to Say No (for People Pleasers!),

How to know if you’re a people-pleaser and what to do about it, The Washington Post

Women are more likely than men to say they’re a people-pleaser, and many dislike being seen as one, YouGov America

The one word women need to be saying more often, USA Today

Dear Life Kit: Is a recital really more important than my wedding?, NPR



Coaches Corner: The Joy of Saying No and the End of People Pleasing with Natalie Lue, Over It and On With It with Christine Hassler

Mind Your Boundaries, Stop People Pleasing, and Find Joy in Saying No with Natalie Lue, Mind Love: Modern Mindfulness to Think, Feel, and Live Well

The Joy of Saying No with Natalie Lue, Hacking Your ADHD

The Joy Of Saying No with Natalie Lue, The Sunday Jumpstart

Author Natalie Lue on her new book The Joy of Saying No, The Pat Kenny Show, Newstalk

The Joy of Saying No with Natalie Lue, Give Me Strength


Learning to Set Boundaries, Awaken Your Wise Woman

The Joy of Saying No – Natalie Lue, Retirement Wisdom

The Joy of Saying No with Natalie Lue, Moody Girl Podcast

This is the Episode EVERYONE Should Listen To, Visible Panty Line

The Joy of Saying No with Natalie Lue, Freedom Friendly Business

People Pleasers | Natalie Lue #612, Passionately Married Podcast

People Pleasing and The Joy of Saying No with Author Natalie Lue, Balancing Chaos podcast

Free Yourself from Emotional Baggage with Natalie Lue, The Happier Life Project My Possible Self

People Pleasing is LYING with Natalie Lue, This Could Work

177: Understanding People Pleasing with Natalie Lue, The Couples Therapist Couch

Natalie Lue!, The Power Within Her

People pleasing and pricing with Natalie Lue, The Pricing Queen

Grief, Loss and Overcoming Fear with Natalie Lue, A is For Morenike

People Pleasers, Women Who Rebrand



Television and Radio

Author Natalie Lue on her new book The Joy of Saying No, The Pat Kenny Show, Newstalk

14th Match 2023 television appearance talking about The Joy of Saying No, Ireland AM, Virgin Media One

How To Stop People Pleasing & Start Saying No With Author Natalie Lue!, Lorraine, ITV, UK

Adriana Trigiani book club Facebook Live show, (from around 12 minutes in)

The Joys Of Saying No At Work, ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) Radio

I’ve been on various radio shows, including Classic Hits (Ireland), KCLR (Ireland), and BBC Radio Sussex (UK)