It’s my favorite time of year. OK, maybe after Christmas. But March is Women's History Month. And, not to mention, we just celebrated International Women’s Day, which means more reason to honor how amazing all women are.
all women will start to understand the beauty of embracing the way they are.
For all of those who are as exhausted with the self-shaming as I am, here’s a list of reasons why there’s nothing better than standing out from the crowd. Learn it, live it, then share it with your girlfriends so that, hopefully, all women will start to understand the beauty of embracing the way they are. Together, let’s continue this year's IWD theme and #MakeItHappen.
Not like we really needed an excuse, but it’s a great opp to think about the unique qualities that make every individual so fab—beginning with yourself!
1. It Spices Things Up.
2. It Gets You Noticed.
3. You Show Others Your Courage.
4. It Emphasizes Your Story.
5. It Highlights Your Authenticity.
Same goes for your face. Those freckles, birthmarks, worry lines are memorable identifiers. So quit hiding behind the concealer and post some #selfies already!
6. There’s No Label for You to Fall Under.
7. It’s a Conversation Starter.
8. You’re Sharing Your Creativity.
9. Because Even the Greats Would Be Jealous.
10. It Breaks Stereotypes.
11. You Open Others’ Minds.
12. It Makes You Attractive.
13. Because How Else Would People Know that You Entered a Room...
14. Because Our Future Depends on It.
Think innovators like Mary Anderson (windshield wipers), Bette Nesmith Graham (liquid paper) or Mary A. Delaney (retractable dog leash) were just plain Janes? Your thoughts might lead to the next great invention.
How about you? What makes you different, and what do you like about it?