The Organic Life





This Weeks Mood Board is concentrated on Self Love.

In 1956 psychologist and social philosopher Erich Fromm proposed that loving oneself is different from being arrogantconceited or egocentric. He proposed that loving oneself means caring about oneself, taking responsibility for oneself, respecting oneself, and knowing oneself (e.g. being realistic and honest about one’s strengths and weaknesses). He proposed, further, that in order to be able to truly love another person, a person needs first to love oneself in this way.

I encourage this in everyone, and it’s something I’ve been working on inherently for a long time.  I was tired of waiting for something to change, or for happiness, safety and security to come galloping over the next horizon.  I’d get my dream job or my dream relationship or get into my dream school and still happiness eluded me.  I’d have more money than I knew what to…

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