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7 Instagram Accounts to Follow for Everyday Inspiration

If you’re like me, your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds can start to feel cumbersome with all of the terrible things happening in the world. One of the best ways to keep myself motivated is by filling my Instagram feed with inspiring positive content. Here are a some of my favorite accounts that you can use to add a pop of positivity to your IG feed.


Chicago-based life coach Kristin Lohr gives you wonderful motivation and ideas to ponder. You can register for her newsletter for weekly “love letters.”


Alexandra Elle author, poet and host of the Hey Girl Podcast. Follow her for quotes about forgiveness, being bold, and personal growth.



Ijeoma Umebinyuo is feminist poet whose words you’ve probably seen floating around the internet. Follow her for content that will inspire you to fight the power and examine the patriarchy.


Arielle Estoria is a writer and a speaker her feed is a lovely mix of advice, poems and motivational musings.


Are you feeling a little down in the dumps? The Be Happy Project is a B-12 shot for your feed! Follow them for daily inspirational quotes.



Dr Rebecca Ray is a writer, speaker, and clinical psychologist. Check her account for inspiring quotes about self-love and personal fulfillment.


Poet, artist, and speaker Cleo Wade’s account is filled with quotes everyone can relate to. Follow her for content about moving forward and living fearlessly.