For the past month we’ve been talking about Self-Love…what it means, what it looks like, and how we express it in our lives (or not).
Summary of Previous Articles:
“How to Love Yourself First”— The series kicked off with a story about dating the “wrong guy” for way too long. Why did I stick around for so long? Bottom-line: because I didn’t love myself enough. Three important questions were posed in order to help you determine how (if) you love yourself.
“Are You Constantly Searching for Love? Here’s One Sure Step to Finding Love”— In this post, you will clearly see what it means to love yourself…what it actually looks like in concrete terms.
“She Learned to Love Herself…And So Can You”— Using the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo to introduce self-love, we quickly shift to the HOW TO of self-love in this post.
“French Fries and Fingernails”— Last week we looked at how self-love comes in all shapes and sizes. How sometimes it’s the small, random acts of kindness we offer ourselves that speak the loudest. We also heard from two readers who shared how they struggle with self-love and the tactics they use to overcome their struggles.
Topic with No End
This has been a huge topic. One I’ll never really be “done” writing about or exploring its importance in our daily lives. But for today, I will wrap up this series on self-love by sharing the candid, and sometimes extremely raw insights that you shared with me. And finally ending this post with a list of your self-love practices. Continue Reading