Can we talk about self-esteem?

I’m constantly amazed by how we, as women, are capable of seeing the worst in ourselves, while seeing the best in strangers.  How can we, as nurses fulfill that requirement to be genuine with our patients, when we are so in-genuine?  What this Dove video taught me is that I’ve earned my rolls, my wrinkles, my grey hairs and stretchmarks, and that the heart of every woman… of every nurse… our capacity to love and to nurture…… is our most beautiful attribute.  Imagine what we could accomplished if we truly loved ourselves….

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