Dear Ones –

Those of you who know me from this page know that I have a problem with the word "balance", and the pressure that it puts on people these days.

I was able to air my concerns about this word last weekend at Oprah's The Life You Want Tour, and I thought you all might be interested to see it.

And yes, I do mean it: embrace the beautiful mess that you are.

Embrace the beautiful mess that life is, that the world is, that we all are.

You're perfect already,

The Word Women Use As A Weapon Against Themselves
It doesn't have four letters, nor is it considered offensive — but best-selling author Elizabeth Gilbert says there's one word we should eliminate from our vocabulary: Balance. During Oprah's The Life You Want Weekend Tour, Gilbert spoke to a live …

via Elizabeth Gilbert’s Facebook Wall