We are all finding the roadmap back to ourselves.
I share stories, my own and others, so women might find a piece of themselves and continue to grow from my journey. I WANT TO ENCOURAGE RADICAL HEALING AND A STRONG SENSE OF SELF IN WOMEN. YOU MUST constantly work to HONOR YOURSELF IN THE MIDST OF MOTHERHOOD.
Simone’s favorite quote: “I don’t have one but it’s probably a City Girl lyric. lol.”
“To get started, you must be willing to create your own formula. You must jump right in. Forget what others think. Tell your story and share your world.” - Rebekah Denise
“We have a world full of women who are unable to exhale fully because they have for so long been conditioned to fold themselves into shapes to make themselves likeable.” - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions
“It is hard when it turns to... people are grading you on your personal decisions. You just realize you'll never make everyone happy. ... I'm learning to let things roll off my back a bit easier. I have more important things going on now.” - Chrissy Teigen, on how to deal with judgement about your parenting style
Perri’s favorite quote: “Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.” - Oprah Winfrey
“There is an unspoken pact that women are supposed to follow. I am supposed to act like I constantly feel guilty about being away from my kids. (I don't. I love my job.) Mothers who stay at home are supposed to pretend they are bored and wish they were doing more corporate things. (They don't. They love their job.)” — Amy Poehler
“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” - Audre Lorde
“Power is not given to you. You have to take it.” - Beyoncé Knowles
Courtnee’s favorite quote: Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."
“There’s power in allowing yourself to be known and heard, in owning your unique story, in using your authentic voice. And there’s grace in being willing to know and hear others.” - Michelle Obama, Becoming