I don't like to call myself an empath as I think it implies some kind of magical power. It often feels more like an affliction than a strength most of the time. But I guess, in my head, it's also a magical power. You see, for all the side effects it brings I wouldn't trade it for the world.
As we approach Valentine's day, the day of love, we at Forage Botanicals are focussing on self-love instead. After all, we can not love another if we don't first love ourselves. The benefits really are endless. Despite that, self-love is often seen as selfish and egocentric.