07/30/2013 07:38 am ET

6 Awesome Things Women's Bodies Can Do


Sometimes we women (just like the men folk) get bogged down in body image issues. We focus on what our bodies can't do, how they don't look and how we wish they looked. In the process, we lose sight of everything they are capable of and how downright incredible they are, imperfections and all.

So for a quick pick-me-up -- a five-minute mini-celebration of women's bodies and biology, if you will -- here's a reminder of six of the totally awesome things women's bodies can do. And if you think of any big causes for celebration we left off the list, let us know in the comments.

Let's all give our hardworking bodies a big ol' pat on the back, shall we?

6 Awesome Things Womens Bodies Can Do