Resources (+ Blog)

If you’ve thought “how do I not let the fear of criticism crush me and make me feel worthless?”, this MarieTV episode is for you. Marie Forleo offers three things to remember, plus an exercise to ensure your critics won’t keep you from doing the work you’re meant to do.

In this timeless book, Anne Lamott takes you along a journey through her troubled past and quirky walk of faith. With stories and scripture, laughter and tears, Anne tells how she came to believe in God and in herself. My favorite quotes:

  • “The thing about light is it really isn’t your’s. It’s what you gather and shine back.”
  • Courage is fear that has said it’s prayers.”

Brene Brown shares 10 Guideposts for living wholeheartedly and practicing courage, compassion, and connection. As written in the Preface, “owning our story and loving ourselves is the bravest thing we will ever do.” Brene has challenged me to let go of who I think I’m supposed to be and embrace who I am.

What happens when you forget your intrinsic value? In a “Marie TV” episode, Marie Forleo suggests what to do if you are questioning your worth in this world and feeling useless and alone.

Brene Brown studies vulnerability, courage, authenticity, and human connection – our ability to empathize, belong, and love. In my favorite TED Talk, Brene shares insights from her research, including a personal quest to know herself and understand what “wholehearted living” really means.

Happiness, inspiration, motivation, and creativity are all a state of mind. This infographic, Overcoming Self-Criticism and Lack Of Motivation, shares six common ways you can deal with the obstacle of self-criticism.

When you think “I’m not good enough,” remember you have been subtly molded into who ‘YOU’ are. You are driven by external and internal negativity about what is and isn’t possible for you. At Marc & Angel Hack Life, Marc Chernoff shares the 3 Beliefs You Have that Hold You Back.

Fear, doubt, and insecurities invade what we know about who God created us to be. Overcoming these challenges helps us grow into our full potential. With Propel Women, Karen Harmon shares about who we are called to be and Growing Into Your Full Potential.