BY CYNTHIA BELMER
JANUARY 14, 2014 5:11 AM EST
Self-love isn’t about being narcissistic. It’s not about “me, me, me.” It’s not about fighting the world to express ourselves or to get what we want. Self-love is about looking at ourselves through the eyes of a loving mother, a loving God. What would a loving mother want for her child? How would she see him or her?
Self-love is simply about owning our own power and acting from a place of kindness toward ourselves.
Here are 20 reasons why self-love is important.