Were you told as a girl that you were ‘too emotional’, ‘too sensitive’?
Were you told to “put on your big girl panties” or to “toughen up”?
You are not alone.
So many of us received similar messages growing up. And as a grown woman, you may outwardly appear to be less sensitive. However, this just masks your secret reality. Underneath the tough exterior is a little girl that still cares too much, feels too much and regularly feels hurt by the actions and words of others. Read more…