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I think I'll move to Australia
Monday, January 16, 2017      2 comments
X7lg Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (Book) By Judith Viorst Ever have one of those days? I sure did today. I woke up at 3AM because my right hip, down to my... Read more
the past 2 weeks
Sunday, January 15, 2017      2 comments

I had a quiet 2 weeks off work, however, I did not return back on Monday - as planned. Sunday - for whatever reason - my back decided it didn't want to cooperate. I went to get off the couch and pulled my muscles so badly, that I wasn't sure I... Read more
Tracking Exercise
Tuesday, January 03, 2017      7 comments

I used to track exercise on my calendar, but figured since I'm here in SP, that I'll use their tracker (and get the spark points). I didn't realize how complicated it is! It's why I don't use the food tracker - trying to break down food made a... Read more
Think Deep, Strive to do Better
Thursday, December 29, 2016      7 comments

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An Explosion of Memes
Thursday, December 22, 2016      7 comments

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I Snuggled a Baby Today
Thursday, December 15, 2016      5 comments

I was a nurse, I was a counsellor, I am a support worker and it's interesting to hear what people think I actually have done/do in my work. I've heard "I could NEVER do that, my heart is too kind, it would break me." When I challenge the ... Read more
Memes Set to Harm
Tuesday, November 22, 2016      4 comments

I found this the other day on Facebook, in a health blog. I read the comments which generally focused on how those who are fat, those who are ill have ... Read more
There's Nothing to Do, It's so Boring
Friday, September 09, 2016      8 comments

Aerial shot of my town located on Nechako River (public archives) I've been told many different reasons for not visiting me, from "there is not... Read more
Thoughts on a Sunday Night
Monday, September 05, 2016      3 comments

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Something to think about
Sunday, August 14, 2016      4 comments

"Why do some nondisabled people feel the need to praise or offer words of unsolicited encouragement to people with disabilities? Very often because the presence of a disability, like many interpersonal distinctions or differences (consider race,... Read more
Here I Am
Thursday, June 30, 2016      4 comments

Body Positive isn't just a buzz's much more than that. It's loving you and all your wonderful self, from the top of your head to the tips of your toes. Stand out, speak loud, love deeply, laugh freely, live life to the fullest becaus... Read more
Tuesday Morning
Tuesday, June 28, 2016      6 comments

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Monday Musings
Monday, June 27, 2016      5 comments

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The E word, not the S word
Monday, June 06, 2016      2 comments

Empathy. What is empathy? As Brene Brown states, "empathy drives connection while sympathy drives disconnection." Empathy says "I've been there, you aren't alone, I'm here with you" while Sympathy says "Hey you down there, it's bad... Read more
At Least You Don't Have Cancer
Sunday, June 05, 2016      8 comments

We all have our pet peeves. Some are minor, some are larger and some really send a person over the cliff. A minor pet peeve, for me, is when someone says "just saying." I want to smack the person in the head and tell them to stand firm on the... Read more

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