IT'S OK TO BE AVERAGE
Ooh. How. I. Love. This. In a sea of posts about women “killing it” and everyone and everything being “amazing” I often feel overwhelmed, annoyed and exhausted by this always sunny, go-for-it message.
Maybe it’s my inner Gen X teenager who is perfectly OK with being average and not living up to her amazing potential vs. the responsible Gen X adult adamant about keeping it all together, always. So while yes, sometimes, something is actually AMAZING and sometimes we do “kill it,” a lot of the time, especially in mama-land, we don’t.
This excellent episode of The Broad Experience celebrates letting women just be, spoiler, GOOD ENOUGH, BORING AND AVERAGE. Here’s to the ordinary which can be an extraordinary gift of self-love and acceptance, indeed.