Why It’s Great Being A Woman!

by Sherry Riter in Women Stuff

Live in each season as it passes;
breathe the air,
drink the drink, taste the fruit,
and resign yourself to the influences of each.

~Henry David Thoreau~

I love being alive and a woman! Every day presents a new possibility with endless choices. Today is the beginning of a hectic week, but I am excited to have the opportunity to experience it with a fantastic family. Here is a list of reasons why I think it’s great being a woman:

  • We don’t have to apologize for crying.
  • Men happily hold the door open for us to pass through first.
  • We can spend as much time getting ready and it is just expected.
  • All we have to do is give “the look” and everyone listens.
  • It is A-O-K to get a pedicure.
  • We have no problem matching our clothes.
  • Mowing and the garbage is not considered our normal duties.
  • The world stops when we get hurt.
  • Ooohing and aaahing over flowers and babies is acceptable.
  • All hair lengths are acceptable – short, medium, long and longer.

Take a few minutes to contemplate the joys of being a woman and being in YOUR life.


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woman with red nail polish typing on computer

many women in different color dresses

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Sherry Riter is also known as The Redhead Riter. Sherry is witty, intelligent and addictive as she writes about cooking, family, marriage, failures, blogging tips, art, humor, inspiration, travel, PTSD and aging. Her goal is to inspire, motivate, educate and to make her audience laugh. Sherry embraces being a redhead and helps others to see the redhead point of view…"In some eras redheads were worshipped while others thought us witches. Personally, I like the former and think every day is 'Love a redhead day!'" She can also be found on Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, Linkedin, tweeting as @TheRedheadRiter and you can subscribe to her free blog feed.

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