Tag Archives: Acceptance

The Gifts of Imperfection: Stop Waiting Until You Are Worthy

It has been several years now since I read Brené Brown’s beautiful book titled “The Gifts of Imperfection.” But in recent conversations, I have been reminded of its lessons, which continue to be relevant every day. The book is a blessing, especially to those of us who are recovering perfectionists.  Brené has collected thousands of stories all […]

Accepting Ourselves As We Are

“Our entire life … consists ultimately in accepting ourselves as we are.” ~Jean Anouih   Most of the struggles in our life are really struggles within ourselves, even if we don’t see it at the time. Not accepting ourselves as we are is one way we keep on struggling. It reminds me of  the word “should” […]

Life is amazing. And then it’s awful. And then it’s amazing again.

“Life is amazing. And then it’s awful. And then it’s amazing again. And in between the amazing and the awful, it’s ordinary and mundane and routine. Breathe in the amazing, hold on through the awful and relax and exhale during the ordinary. That’s just living heartbreaking, soul-healing, amazing, awful, ordinary life. And it’s breathtakingly beautiful.” […]

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