Yes! This is a hard line to straddle, especially for those of us who struggle with depression and anxiety. It's necessary to be gentle with ourselves while also knowing how much we can push ourselves to reach goals. It's certainly not the easiest thing.

I appreciate your balanced discussion here, Bertilla!

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