Acceptance. Obviously an important realization and its meaning through my life has changed. When I was little, "acceptance" was a dirty word that meant I was settling. When I was gaining independence it was accepting that you win some, and
Why do we feel the need to compare ourselves to others? Do we really believe we want what they have?
I bring this topic to light because I think it's especially important when raising kids (I say this as an untested theory), and when evaluating ourselves. Being kind, is key. I have this tremendous ability to look at others wrongs