Dec. 5, 2022

Boosting your self-esteem with positive affirmations

Many of us are quick to notice the good qualities in our family and friends, but acknowledging what we like about ourselves might not come as naturally. Ofosu and Leah discuss why, and how positive affirmations can be a tool to help improve your self-esteem. They also share their tips for turning self-kindness into an everyday habit.

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📚 More about Ofosu's new book: "Love Your Amazing Self" is a daily dose of self-kindness. It encourages kids to practice mindfulness and self-empowerment with lyrical verses that can be spoken, recited, or sung aloud. You can order it here:

🎧 More of what's in this episode:

  • (00:00) Ofosu and Leah compliment each other and themselves
  • (02:00) How to improve your self-esteem
  • (03:50) The practice of self-kindness
  • (05:50) Why our thoughts become our beliefs
  • (06:40) A recording of Ofosu's kids complimenting each other and themselves
  • (12:00) Examples of how Ofosu and Leah use positive affirmations in their own lives

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