Why are we so hard on ourselves?
Why do we treat ourselves as if we are not worthy of all the wonders this world has to offer us?
We are perfectly unique and beautiful with our imperfections.
We deserve to love and be loved in return.
We are worthy of acceptance and happiness.
Let us shed the shame of days gone by.
May we let go of things of which we have no control.
May we stop focusing on other’s opinions of us.
May we love ourselves just as we are.
May we acknowledge that goodness awaits us beneath our layers of protection.
May we choose to be kind to ourselves.
For today, let’s vow not to compare, condemn, judge, or justify ourselves.
For today, let’s promise to put our own needs first.
Let’s take the time today to just be…