• Sarah Yoo

How to Activate Your Feminine Energy, as a Masculine-Woman

2 weeks ago, I decided to go on a 4-day silent meditation retreat on a whim - no device, no Wi-Fi, 6-hours of meditation and Yoga every day, in complete silence. I changed my mind 5 times because it didn't make any logical sense to do it. 

"I should do it next week. 

I can't cancel on 5 people!

I shouldn't spend money on this."

But I decided to act on my intuition and left the next day and it was one of the best decisions I've made this year. 

(Lesson number 1 -  listen and ACT on your intuition because it's  ALWAYS on point and knows exactly what we need and its timing is always precise) When I came back home from the retreat, I realized why I've been feeling so imbalanced, and overwhelmed. I realized it's because I've been too much in my masculine energy while shaming my feminine side. 

I never thought this would be the reason behind my inner turmoil but here we are.

So, I began consciously ACTIVATING my feminine energy. And the impact that I've been experiencing has been TREMENDOUS. Since I began making these changes, I've been feeling lighter, happier, more centered, motivated and found myself with a lot more energy and focus.

So, if you are a high-achieving woman who often feel imbalanced, overwhelmed and off-center because you feel like you have to be more masculine than you really are, this article is for you. Today I want to talk to you about

  • what feminine and masculine energies are

  • why it's important to maintain a healthy balance and

  • 4 powerful ways to activate and step into your feminine power NOW

Let's get into it!

What are Feminine and Masculine Energies?

It doesn't matter if you identify yourself as a man or a woman, a heterosexual or a homosexual, you have both feminine and masculine energies inside of you. 

The Masculine:

The masculine energy is all about providing, organizing, protecting and creating security blanket like financial stability. It has qualities that are based on logic, analytical reasoning, control and discipline.

It's science, not poetry.

The masculine believes, "if you can't see it, it doesn't exist". 

It's activated when it is giving and providing - giving its skills and time to solve problems, to lead, to make decisions and engaging in activities that are moving forward with a penetrating, direct