Founder's Desk

Celebrating Women: A Heartfelt Message from the Founder’s Desk

As I sit down to write this, my heart is filled with gratitude for the incredible women who have shaped my life and those I’ve yet to meet. Today, on Women’s Day, I want to take a moment to share some thoughts that resonate deeply with me and reflect the spirit of being a woman.

While the whirlwind of life is a constant, let’s pause and celebrate the highs of those hectic yet productively energizing days. No matter what, we can’t do away with this reality. But to ensure we enjoy that part of our lives is a conscious choice we can make. We may wear many hats at a time, sometimes because we want to and other times for a lack of choice. Whatever the case, gliding through each change with as much grace as we can is a choice we have.

Let’s also revel in the deliberate slowness that allows us to enjoy our favorite cup of tea. In a world that often glorifies busyness, taking a moment for ourselves becomes an act of rebellion sometimes. So here’s to those stolen minutes of tranquility, sipping tea, and savoring the simple pleasures that bring us joy. The world won’t crumble if you stop for a few long moments each day – to read a few pages from your favorite book, have a heartfelt conversation with a colleague or a friend, breathe in some fresh air in a green space close to you, or simply take a few minutes off to nap.

As we navigate the complexities of life, let’s remember to breathe in fully and experience the moment just the way it is. The ever-growing pile of deadlines and responsibilities can sometimes take a toll. Remember to breathe slower and fuller – to give you the much-needed internal calm to navigate these lanes. It’s a small yet powerful act that anchors us in the midst of life’s storms.

And most importantly, let’s own who we are – unapologetically! There’s no need for superhero capes or masks; just the genuine essence of being a woman, a human, navigating life with authenticity, ease, and grace. Embrace your uniqueness, celebrate your journey, and revel in the strength that comes from embracing your true self. We are not meant to be someone else; we are meant to be just us. Unique and our kind of cool.

At The Giving Tree, our beloved women-owned business, we understand the power of celebrating the spirit of womanhood every day. Together with our team, we create heartwarming corporate gifts that carry the language of love and appreciation.

On this Women’s Day, I extend my heartfelt wishes to all the lovely souls out there. May you continue to shine bright, inspire those around you, and revel in the beauty of being exactly who you are. Happy Women’s Day!

With gratitude,

Leena Munot
The Giving Tree