Life Is Not Complicated, be comfortable in your own skin…

MotherThere is considerable freedom attached to knowing and accepting who you are. Fortunately, I never really had to struggle with my identity. My mother loved me from the moment I was conceived. I know this because she told me, often. Not that she needed to reassure me, although it was wonderful to hear. From the time I could reasonably understand what it meant to be loved, her affection encouraged and empowered me. More importantly, she taught me to love myself. I became comfortable in my own skin. It is a trait I relish and for good reason. It arms me with exactly what I need to overcome the most daunting challenges in order to break from that what if mentality and engage what is. ~Life Is Not Complicated, You Are: Purpose

2 thoughts on “Life Is Not Complicated, be comfortable in your own skin…

  1. I truly believe that what your mother did in those simple loving words is one of the most important things a parent can do for their children. To instill a unbreakable confidence in your child at a young age will save them years of self-doubt.

    1. Thank you so much for your kind words, and for taking the time to read my story. You make a very important point. If it were not for the constant, positive reinforcement I received growing up, I really do believe it would have been a lot more difficult dealing with some of life’s obstacles.

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