I used to be guilty of changing who I was just to get someone to like me, especially when it came to boys. If he was really into hockey so was I, if he loved motocross suddenly I’d become an avid fan. I’d tailor myself to whomever it was just to be liked or to simply fit in.
Self love, confidence and self esteem have been things I have battled with for a majority of my life, something far too common most women seem to experience. However, knowing that I’m not alone in facing these issues is somewhat comforting.
It was a little over 5 years ago that I came into the realization that I was very unhappy with my life and the direction it was going; I was stuck in a toxic relationship, I was surrounded by things I didn’t need and I had superficial friendships, it was all quite lonely. Continue reading “The Simple Life”