Women are fiery, strong, compassionate, resilient and beautiful creatures. And yet we live in a world that doesn’t celebrate these things as much as it should.
Media celebrates a very narrow definition of beauty, one that doesn’t last because time passes, and we grow up and grow old. Gravity hits and traumas, scars and stretch marks make our faces and bodies look more…well, Vintage!
There are so many aspects of you that will only improve as you grow, and these things should be celebrated, valued and nurtured, not just in ourselves, but in those around us. Here are just six, to get you started…
Your gut is your best friend, we’ve always said that. Over time her voice will get louder and you will learn to listen. Every experience and interaction, good or bad, will help you to better know (and hopefully like) yourself.
We are all addicted to distraction, it defines our generation. But somewhere along your path, you’ll develop an appreciation for silence, and see that being comfortable in your own mind means that you can always escape the world, by just taking a minute to breathe.
There’s always something exciting happening somewhere without you. But you are where you’re meant to be, so focus on the people who surround you right now. This moment is unique, and will never happen again, so enjoy and appreciate it before it’s gone.