Please embrace every part of the aging process, incredible friend. Don’t be afraid of growing older. When we obsess over capturing and holding on to youth eternally, we miss out on our turn to be the lovely wise one with all of the experiences to share. We need to give an example to the brave girls who come after us that life is more than the looks of youth and the fear of getting and looking older. We can age with beauty, grace, dignity and pride……and shine as the most beautiful and brightest light in the room, no matter our age or size….(read more)
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The world needs those gorgeous ideas brewing in your mind, or who else will make them happen? The world needs all of that passion that goes along with the burning desire in your heart to make things better and to fix what is wrong…or who else is going to do it? And…..honey…..all of those hard things you are learning…those lessons, those trials…..ALL OF THEM….those are the things that will bring the wisdom and the experience that is so needed in the world….because, if not YOU…who else will have it?
This is an excerpt from the Brave Girls Club Daily Truth.
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Peace is good. Peace is so so good. It is worth it to travel whatever lengths you need to go to feel peace. Often, peace is
right in front of our face if we will just silence everything else out….(read more)
One of the best ways to nourish your soul is to seek out and do the things that totally absorb you in happiness, things that call to you…things that you are naturally good at and things that fill you up….(read more)
Usually when someone hurts our feelings, it’s over something that really has nothing to do with us. People lash out when THEY are hurting and do and say things that they would not say if they were feeling whole and safe….(read more)
DO NOT LOOK forward and imagine the things that you might be afraid of if they might end up there. Do not look forward in fear. Do not look forward to compare yourself to the girls who are in front of you. LOOK FORWARD with excitement, with gratitude. Look forward, and MOVE FORWARD. KEEP MOVING FORWARD….(read more)
Keep moving forward.
YOU know what you are about….you know who you are and what drives you….
Stand up for it.
Give what you have for it.
Believe in it.
Help it along.
Be part of it.
Protect it fiercely.
Love it with your whole soul.
WHATEVER IT IS…
BE BRAVE FOR IT.
You are so very loved.
If your heart is telling you to do it, and your heart just won’t give up…even if it’s been telling you the same things for years and years and years…….you probably haven’t done it because of your fears of the opinions of others.
You are never going to make everyone happy, ever. To live a bold and uncommon life, you are probably going to turn an lot of heads and make a lot of other heads shake in disbelief about the path you have chosen for yourself….(more)
You are so very loved.
It’s time to give yourself a break….time to stop and thank your body and your soul for everything it does to keep you going. This would be a great weekend to do just that….give yourself a break. Pat yourself on the back and take a nap and a hot bath…even eat some chocolate!
Sure, there are still lots of things for you to work on….and you will get to that. You are doing great, and sometimes you just have to stop and let yourself breathe…evaluate…rest…..recharge….restore…(read more)