60 things I love about myself

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This year, I decided not to write new year’s resolution but to work on the ones I was unable to do last year and the year before and the year before that. I also decided to do a theme this year and it’s going to be Self Love, so I  am looking at ways I am going to love and care for myself more and I thought I should start by listing things I love about myself.

Half the time I think about things I don’t like about myself, so it wasn’t easy to come up with things I love about myself. I started by listing things that people compliment me about and worked my way up from there and things just started coming to my mind and I realised that there a lot of things I love about myself, so here is the list:

  1. My faith in God (I am a Christian and I am proud of it)
  2. I am sensitive – I am not afraid to show my emotions or vulnerability
  3. I am a good, loyal and reliable friend
  4. I am a faithful, honesty and trustworthy partner in a love relationship
  5. My big brown eyes
  6. My smile
  7. My lips
  8. I have a forgiving heart
  9. My ability to smile through pain
  10. My ability to be there for others even when I am hurting.
  11. I am a compassionate person
  12. I am not vulgar
  13. I am an introvert – I enjoy my own company
  14. I love my family – My family is not perfect but I love them to the moon and back
  15. My looks – I love what I see in the mirror and I am thankful to God that I look great for a 45 almost 46-year-old
  16. I am strong – I am stronger person than most people. I always manage to pick myself up every time life kicks me throws me down.
  17. I am intelligence
  18. I am a very supportive friend
  19.  That I can still run at my age and enjoy it
  20. I am not proud to admit I am wrong and apologise
  21. I am a good listener
  22. That I can motivate and inspire people through my workouts and morning runs
  23. I have integrity and dignity
  24. I am romantic
  25. My tenacity
  26. I am brave
  27. My sense of humour
  28. My creativity
  29. I am comfortable in my own skin
  30. My unwavering work ethics
  31. I am peace-loving person
  32. I think I am a good mum
  33. My singing voice
  34. My love for others
  35. My ability to learn from my past mistakes
  36. I am helpful
  37. I can stand up for myself
  38. My writing skills
  39. I am affectionate
  40. Emotional
  41. I am a good cook
  42. My knitting skills
  43. I am not afraid of trying new things
  44. I am adventurous
  45. I am a writer for goodness sake! 🙂
  46. My ability to forgive even when i don’t get an apology
  47. My nappy hair
  48. I am a good sister to my siblings
  49. I am independent
  50. I hate confrontations
  51. I love my stretch marks because they remind me of the greatest gift God has ever give me, my son
  52. I am confident
  53. I can depend on myself
  54. My ability to give chances to people no matter how badly they hurt me but when I am done, I am done
  55. I am not perfect but I am a good person
  56. I am talented
  57. I am unique
  58. When I love, I love with everything within me
  59. I am sincere
  60. I am blessed

Wow! I can’t believe I came up with 60 things I love about myself! This is amazing!

What are the things you love about yourself? Care to share?

Stay blessed,

DD xx

Photo credits: CANVA



  1. Hello Dee – beautiful list. I love my persevering, resilient spirit and having God as my co-pilot. I have a question for you – do you believe that it is our responsibility to take these gifts, these beautiful things we love about ourselves and share them with the world? To use them – to be of benefit to all beings? I do. I’m working on that. Thanks for sharing. Have a wonderful day.

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    1. Hey Madeline, that’s beautiful that you’ve made God co-pilot, I think it’s even better when you let Him be THE pilot, life makes more sense. Oh yes I do believe that it is our responsibility to share with others these great gifts that we have because a lot of people do not realise how much they have within themselves. Like I wrote in the first paragraph of this post that it was difficult for me to come up with things I love about myself because I focused more on what I didn’t like about myself and a lot of people are in that position, that’s why I thought of sharing this. It’s really important to not only focus on the negative. I am glad you liked the post. Thanks for making time to read it. 💕


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