Category Archives: Self Esteem

Forty Days Returning, Day 32–Just Be Yourself

Have you ever been about to go into an interview or give a speech or meet with someone you don’t know? “Just be yourself,” a friend helpfully suggests, but if you’re like me you may wonder, “What’s that supposed to … Continue reading

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Forty Days, Day 37–Being Who You Are

It has taken me over 50 years, but I finally like myself. Don’t get me wrong,  I still occasionally have times when I don’t treat myself very well, but for the most part I have developed an appreciation for who … Continue reading

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Day 36–On Cowboy Boots and Attitude

I have two pairs of cowboy boots–one black and the other red. I have noticed a particular phenomenon when I am wearing either pair: my attitude changes. It is subtly different even when I wear the red ones versus the … Continue reading

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Day 29–If I’m Going to Eat My Words…

…they might as well be sweet. In yesterday’s blog I mentioned the notion of feeding myself, “a steady diet of not having enough time.” I began to ponder what else I’d fed myself, not literally, of course, but what words … Continue reading

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