Trusting in yourself is a big topic right now. Thankfully, we are moving away from getting our identity from other people. Our culture is focusing less on what other people think and more on finding approval within ourselves, which I think is great. But there has to be another level to it when you’re truly […]
How does social media impact your body image and self esteem? Have you ever thought to yourself, “is Instagram bad for my body image?” I know I have. In fact, I’ve gone through and unfollowed every account that makes me feel insecure, critical, or doubtful of my self worth. I think sometimes we tell ourselves […]
There’s a difference between God’s plan for your life and the path you choose to take. I do believe that God has the same plan for everyone – it’s written in the Bible. When I used to think of God’s plan, I thought of like, my life path. Everything was “part of God’s plan” because […]
“my daughter thinks she’s ugly, what do I tell her?” No matter what age your daughter shares her insecurities, it’s heartbreaking to hear. I’m not a parent yet, I don’t personally know what it feels like to hear this – but I do know what it feels like to say it. Growing up, I felt […]
No matter what your relationship status is right now, you can still enjoy Valentine’s Day! Here’s my thing: The only people who don’t like Valentine’s Day are the ones with high expectations that never get met so they act super salty about it and pretend not to like nice things. You’re telling me you don’t […]
Emotions are a powerful tool you can use to boost your confidence. People think being emotional is a negative or uncontrollable quality in women. It really doesn’t have to be. When you learn how to understand and support your emotional health using emotional intelligence, you can harness the positive power of your feelings. That might […]
It’s possible to create health in your life without having an all or nothing mentality. So many “body rules” are based on conflicting messages. If you eat a salad, people make fun of you, but if you eat a burger and fries you might feel self conscious for eating “unhealthy” food. You really can’t win […]
‘Do what makes you happy’ is really lazy advice. Happiness isn’t a goal you should be working towards. It’s a fleeting feeling that comes and goes throughout the day. There’s a difference between doing what makes you happy and doing what makes you feel good. It’s the difference between longterm and short term satisfaction. Happiness […]
There has to be better ways to think about your health besides your weight. With all the different factors that influence your weight each day, it’s not a very good way to measure your health. So why do we obsess over weight loss all the time? Our culture focuses so much on losing weight, we […]
Moms give to everyone else first and if they have anything left over, they can take scraps for themselves. I really don’t like this burden we put on motherhood. This is why you need to keep building your self worth after becoming a mom. Being a mom is a huge part of your identity, but […]
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