(Psssst! If you’re “late” to the challenge and just getting started, that’s OK too! Just go at your own pace! Start with this blog post and scroll to the bottom, and make sure you have what you need to complete the challenge and fill out the 10 questions you need to fill out before you get started. Then you can take it day by day at your own pace!)
Welcome to Day 18 of the Love Your Body Challenge! Hard to believe we are almost 2/3 of the way through the challenge. I’ve gotten so much positive feedback from you all about how your lives have changed since Day 1, it’s so rewarding and exciting for me. So thank you for participating!
Yesterday’s reason to love your body was:
“Because it’s connects me to an amazing groups of individuals – women.”
I discussed how we all search for community and belonging, and how the bond we share as women is absolutely incredible and unmatched. Most of you agreed. Here was one beautiful contribution:
“I have the most amazing women in my life and I couldn’t be more grateful for them. Each one teaches me unique things about myself and who I want to be as a person.
My mom teaches me how to be calm, patient, completely selfless and forgiving.
My sister teaches me how to relax and take life a little slower.
My best friends teach me how to laugh and focus on what is truly important in life.
I’m thankful for amazing family I married into also.
My mother-in-law is generous beyond words and my sister-in-law has helped me find the fit girl inside.
Both have helped me find the girly girl inside too. Yeah, this body of mine has certainly connected me with some incredible women, and I am thankful that this challenge has helped me focus on that and not take it for granted.” – Wendy
I love it when I can tell that a reason really resonates with someone. Thank you for sending these in, and keep them coming! You never know… I might just feature your comment!
And now, Day 18.