Accepting your Enough-ness

I guess it’s natural to point out flaws when we look at pictures of ourselves, or in the mirror. The society we’ve grown up in is constantly telling us what we’re not “you’re not pretty enough”, “you’re not skinny enough”, “you’re not curvy enough”, “your skin isn’t clear enough”, “your nose should be smaller”, “your eyes should be bigger”, “your teeth should be straighter”. Whatever lie you’re hearing I can guarantee you’re at least hearing one. Realistically you’re probably hearing multiple. Why is it so hard to look in the mirror and not feel the voices in our heads whisper the same tune the media is constantly singing in our ears? “You are not enough”. Continue reading

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