Sawubona

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Sawubona Sawubona is a Zulu greeting that translates to “I see you, you are important to me and I value you”.  While us Westerners are accustomed to a greeting of …

YET

In Fun Stuff by christine

YET… I love the word “YET”.  It is full of hope. Why? Think of “yet” in the context of these examples: You’re not comfortable with public speaking….YET. You’re not good …

Vigorous Stir

In Family & Couples, Fun Stuff by christine

Vigorous Stir What the heck is a “vigorous stir”, you ask?  A “vigorous stir” has become an inside joke between me and my partner.  When we first got together, I …

Tattoo You

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Tattoo You The above picture is one of my tattoos.  Like most people, my tattoo holds personal meaning.  “Eigenwelt” is a German word for an existentialist mode of personality development …

True Patriot Love

In Culture, Fun Stuff by christine

True Patriot Love I spent the last week cottaging.  That is not a statement I ever thought I would make.  It’s funny how in Ontario our vacation property is a …

Soul Child

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Soul Child I believe we are happiest when we are in touch with our Soul Child.   Think of how a child sees the magic in every little thing.  While it …

Our Many Selves

In Fun Stuff, Helpful Stuff, Self-Compassion by christine

Our Many Selves Have you ever considered that you have many parts to your personality?     (*and no, I am not referring to dissociative identity disorder (once called “multiple personality …

The Pink Loveseat

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The Pink Loveseat This past month I prepared for opening my private practice office.  I had been working towards this for what seemed like ages and I was excited.  However, …

Love 4

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Love 4 I spent the last month traveling abroad.  One of the things that I love about busting out from familiar surroundings and my comfort zone is how magical moments …