10 Inspiring Mother’s Day Quotes

Mother’s Day is a time to show appreciation to your mom but, well, sometimes we get choked up thinking about it. In those moments, it’s not always easy to express yourself. So, these quotes might serve as inspiration for Mother’s Day to help you come up with the words to tell her how much you love her. Alternatively, you might show her your affection with flowers, a photo collage or another thoughtful gift.

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Creating the Future of Powerful Women

The current generation of women are some of the most powerful on the planet. Compare it to only around 30 years ago, and the rights and status that women have in the world has just improved so much. So we’ve made it this far, but what about the future women of our generation, the ones we’re raising right now? Well, they’re the future, and it is our job to raise them as the powerful women that they can be. There are so many ways that you can do that, and here are a few of them. If you’re raising a girl to be a powerful woman, these tips should help you.

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Taking Inspiration From Women Who’ve Made It To The Top

Who do you look up to? What aspirations do you have? If you have goals, you may face a challenging road ahead, but nothing should hold you back. In the past, women have struggled to get to the top, but times are changing, and the leading lights in this infographic show us that anything is possible. If you need motivation or a push in the right direction, taking inspiration from women who have hit their targets is a wonderful place to start.

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Intention vs. Attention

I have been following Laurie Buchanan’s Tuesdays with Laurie blog for some time now and consistently revel in the insights she shares and conversations she generates in the comments sections of her posts. Laurie is a renowned blogger, author, and life coach so when she recently shared about a podcast she had done, I immediately went to listen to it. I was struck in particular by her words about the differences between intention and attention. When I asked her to guest post on this subject to flesh out the points more, she kindly agreed. Below is Laurie’s inspirational guest blog post.

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Weekly Inspiration Roundup, Vol. 32

It’s all about the weekend, folks! But seriously… time for some serious fun? An oxymoron perhaps but still a good thing 😉 It’s great to have you all stopping by to read the latest roundup of inspirational blog posts from around the world. You really are writing such great posts! Here are the latest picks in this 32nd roundup:

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The Power of Inspiring Someone Else

I love the concept of one person inspiring another. D’uh, you say, that’s the name of your blog Christy. But seriously, when you think about it, it’s all pretty cool. It shows the positive impact we can have on one another.

The power of inspiring others

My dad’s pretty awesome. Photo ©2018 Christy B.

But sometimes we don’t even know we’re doing it. I remember years ago, being in a bad mental space and thinking “No one would even care if I weren’t here.”

My dad set me straight on that one! And so did other people. The reality is that you are likely touching other hearts without even realizing it. So let’s make that affect on others full of good energy, rather than bad.

Recently author and blogger Amy Caudill humbled me with her review of my book Versions of the Self on Goodreads. That review had me beaming, but you know what meant even more to me? That she said I inspired her to write a poem – and it was the first one in many years that she had penned.

Wow. Now that’s an honor.

So today I’m thinking about how we ought to tell people more when they inspire us so that they know the positive influence they are having on us. It’s a positive cycle and what better time to start than the weekend? Speaking of which, I hope yours is wonderful ♥

Christy