No one is going to accept me if I don’t accept myself first. Today I will be a friend to myself. Not in denial about my weaknesses, but loyal…and kind…and embracing. Other people will see my goodness when I have seen it first.
and gave me the idea to write about how much we – especially we women – bully ourselves. and, when we judge other women for their choices in partners, careers, parenting, clothes, bodies, etc, etc – each other. I thought I’d have an hour (maybe two) today while Sammy napped to work on the post and I planned to cap it off with a cute photo (because, after all, Thursdays with Sam).
I’m sure you know where this is going now, right? Yep. He was happy, played hard, ate great, and slept…not much.
As I was driving home this evening, thinking about this post (not even started), I decided the reality of the day spoke for itself.
and that will enable me to be a friend, a wife, a mother, a Marmie, a sister, a daughter … to others.
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