International Women’s Day!

Happy International Women’s Day!

Today is recognized as Women’s day or Working Women’s Day, a day of showing appreciation and recognition for all super women all over the globe.
Although I love all of the positivity this day has to offer I want women (AND men) to show one another this love and appreciation and recognition and positive energy towards one another all year round. 

Too often we as women tend to cry down and attack one another, so from today on, let’s try to be a little more loving and supportive of one another. Not just on this day.

Show that leading lady in your life that you truly appreciate her today and every day or every chance you possibly get 🙂


Phenomenal Woman – Poem by Maya Angelou

Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.

I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size
But when I start to tell them,
They think I’m telling lies.
I say,
It’s in the reach of my arms
The span of my hips,
The stride of my step,
The curl of my lips.
I’m a woman
Phenomenally.
Phenomenal woman,
That’s me.

I walk into a room
Just as cool as you please,
And to a man,
The fellows stand or
Fall down on their knees.
Then they swarm around me,
A hive of honey bees.
I say,
It’s the fire in my eyes,
And the flash of my teeth,
The swing in my waist,
And the joy in my feet.
I’m a woman
Phenomenally.
Phenomenal woman,
That’s me.

Men themselves have wondered
What they see in me.
They try so much
But they can’t touch
My inner mystery.
When I try to show them
They say they still can’t see.
I say,
It’s in the arch of my back,
The sun of my smile,
The ride of my breasts,
The grace of my style.
I’m a woman

Phenomenally.
Phenomenal woman,
That’s me.

Now you understand
Just why my head’s not bowed.
I don’t shout or jump about
Or have to talk real loud.
When you see me passing
It ought to make you proud.
I say,
It’s in the click of my heels,
The bend of my hair,
the palm of my hand,
The need of my care,
‘Cause I’m a woman
Phenomenally.
Phenomenal woman,
That’s me.
(Poem can be found originally via www.poemhunter.com)

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