I’ve been spending a lot of time lately with a certain beautiful, insightful, playful and fun-loving five year old girl. She loves horses and cats, she loves music and dancing, she enjoys drawing and solving puzzles. Her favorite foods are pizza and tacos. She also has one magical trait that not many people have ~ or more to the point, it’s a trait we’re all born with but all too soon forget: she knows she’s perfect just the way she is.
She knows that there is nothing wrong with her ~ there’s nothing about her that needs to be fixed or improved upon. She knows that all her emotions are not only valid but very important indicators and should be honored and respected.
This brilliant young child is me at 5 years old ~ she’s my inner child. And she’s been teaching me a whole bunch.read more