The Power of Self-Acceptance: 3 Essential Tips to Embrace Yourself

In a world inundated with societal pressures and beauty standards, cultivating self-acceptance has become more crucial than ever.

Self-Acceptance, accepting yourself for who you are

INTRODUCTION:

We are surrounded by media, and especially from social media,  to compare ourselves to unrealistic images of what is considered the acceptable norm. Exposure to this constant barrage often leaves us feeling unlovable and  the journey toward self-love can often feel daunting and out of reach.

However, by integrating SELF-ACCEPTANCE practices into your life, you can unlock a profound sense of inner peace and fulfilment.

ACCEPT WHO YOU ARE

Self-acceptance begins with embracing the unique individual that you are. Each person is a mosaic of experiences, strengths, and flaws, contributing to their distinct identity. Instead of chasing an unattainable ideal, celebrate your authenticity and honour the journey that has shaped you. You are unique and radiant as you are.

ACCEPT YOUR BODY

Furthermore, accepting your physical attributes is vital for nurturing a positive self-image.

In a society that often promotes unrealistic beauty standards, it’s essential to prioritise self-love over comparison. Embrace your body with all its nuances and imperfections, recognising that true beauty emanates from confidence and self-assurance.

It is our freckles, wrinkles, blemishes and scars which tell a story… making us, US!

Accept your body, you are beautifully unique, self-acceptance, self-love

ACCEPT THE THINGS YOU CANNOT CHANGE

Additionally, accepting the aspects of your life that you cannot change is crucial for inner peace. There are so many aspects of our life that we do not have control over. Life is unpredictable, and not everything will go according to plan. By practicing acceptance, you can release futile resistance and redirect your focus toward what truly matters.

Perhaps, it is time to stop wasting your precious energy worrying and complaining about the parts of your life beyond your control and focus on changing the things you can.

CONCLUSION

In conclusion, SELF-ACCEPTANCE is a transformative journey that requires mindfulness and compassion. By embracing your unique identity, celebrating your physical attributes, and making peace with life’s uncertainties, you pave the way for profound personal growth and happiness. 

 Self acceptance is learning to love yourself, self-love

Remember, the path to self-acceptance is not about perfection but about embracing the beauty of your authentic self. Start your journey today and witness the transformative power of self-love.

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Acceptance


The MAGIC of ACCEPTANCE
is PEACE

Do you struggle to Accept certain things in your life?

ACCEPTANCE is a vital step in the journey towards finding inner peace and living an authentic life.

Let me tell you how our new puppy has been teaching us – big time – to accept a lot of changes in our lives. It was our decision, after many years of wanting a puppy, to invite this gorgeous litte Cockapoo (Miss Bailey) into our home… and hearts.

However, no matter how much people warned us, we were not quite prepared for the chaos she has brought with her.

Like any new first time puppy parents, we struggle with adjusting to the upheaval that comes along with such a small fur baby. A crate, pen, pee pads, chew toys and the list goes on. We have ACCEPT that we can’t go out and do things spare of the moment, nor can I keep our normal relaxed schedule – as her main hooman, I can only do things when she sleeps – thank goodness puppies sleep a lot!

It is only now I am in a place in my life that I can cope with all that owning a puppy involves – sharp teeth, smells, poop. A number of years back, I was a ‘perfectionist’ and serious ‘control freak’. This was part of my coping mechanism to keep functioning living with unresolved trauma and PTSD. I lived on my own and became OCD with everything having to be just right spot and hated when anyone entered my personal sanctuary and disrupted my space. Invasion caused me undue stress and anxiety.

Perfectionism is a burden
and a letting go through ACCEPTANCE
is liberating.

Serenity Prayer

God grant me the serenity
To ACCEPT the things I cannot change;
Courage to change the things I can;
And wisdom to know the difference.

Living one day at a time;
Enjoying one moment at a time;
ACCEPTING hardships as the pathway to peace; …

Amen.

 

By working to understand and heal my past, helped me to reach a stage whereby I could accept things when they don’t go as planned (or should I say, to my ‘perfect expectation’… that’s a whole other blog topic!). 

Now, I think of the SERENITY PRAYER and if it something I can change, I’ll work to change it, otherwise I have to learn to let go of the things outside my control and ACCEPT.

When everyone else is falling apart,
be the voice of reason and calm.
That is the power of ACCEPTANCE.

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There is no love without forgiveness,
and there is no forgiveness without love. 

 

– Bryant H. McGill

Do you struggle to FORGIVE?

I know from my own healing journey and from working with my clients, that the FORGIVENESS part of the healing process can be extremely challenging.

Many of us harbour anger/fear/resentment towards others for a multitude of reasons: perhaps something terrible happened in your childhood and you blame your parents; maybe you were wrongly accused of something; or you experienced an accident: or was the victim of a crime. And YOU carry this fear/anger/resentment around with you (heavy emotional baggage), while it slowly eats away at your happiness, self-esteem and hope to create a life you can enjoy.

Finding the strength to FORGIVE is deeply healing and allows you to release that heavy burden – that’s right, the one you are choosing to weigh yourself down with and allowing it to suck the life force energy out of you.

Forgiveness is the way to reclaiming your right to a happy life.

Isn’t it time you found the strength to forgive someone and free yourself to move on?

Allowing yourself to remain a victim
is to choose to continue torturing yourself
long after the event has past

)I know it might sound odd, but as part of the FORGIVENESS process you will need to take the step to FORGIVE YOURSELF.

Why on earth would I need to do that? I hear you ask…

Well, when you allow a past event to hold you in fear/anger/resentment, you are choosing to hold onto it (which is a normal response). However, it is up to you to let it go and as part of the process you need to forgive yourself for the part you have played in holding on to being a victim.  Believe me, I struggled to get my head around this concept… but it is a key step towards FREEDOM.

Fortunately, there are TWO simple tools you can use to do forgiveness work:

1) Ho’oponopono – Hawaiian Forgiveness Prayer (see below)

2) Forgiveness Letter

Write out a letter sharing your thoughts/feelings – an open and honest expression of all the anger/fear/guilt/shame/frustration/resentment you may be bottling up then give your whole hearted FORGIVENESS.  You don’t need to send the letter, you may choose to destroy it – it is about expressing your feelings and letting them go and finding forgiveness in your heart to free yourself from the situation’s hold over you.

(You can find out more about these two practices by listening to the Heart & Soul Episode 14 on Forgiveness or turn to Chapter 8 in my book Write to Heal book)

Without FORGIVENESS
we are unable to release all the wounds and trauma
that hold us stuck in victim mode.

 

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