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Who has time for that?!

Do you ever feel like time is the enemy?  That you are constantly negotiating your time, and you don’t get included on the docket of things that must be done…other than you get to be the driver?   This past weekend I went back to my parents farm in Saskatchewan for Thanksgiving (which was great by the way!).  At one of our meals I was sharing how I took my daughter, Mackenzie (9), for a “Mom & Me” Spa Day for her birthday.  As I was saying how I love the spas where you can hang out for the day wearing a robe, drinking tea, journaling, reading, and going in the hot tub between treatments, my sister responded with “Who has time for that?!”   …And it was a reminder to me of just how many other moms feel the same way.  She was speaking for more than just herself.   The thoughts of… That would be nice, but… I wish I could, but… I could use that, but…   OR not even entertaining the...

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Guest Blog: It’s All About Intention Baby!

I coined the quote “We’re all on a spiritual journey…some of us just don’t know it yet, ” because I truly believe that the reason we are here is that we are on an evolution of a spiritual journey, HOWEVER the word “spiritual” can bring to mind a variety of stereotypical visions.  When I speak of spiritual, what I mean is simply our connection to ourselves and our higher power. In the following blog written by Joanne Cook, she states, “I took great comfort in knowing I wasn’t alone in my searching.” …And she certainly isn’t! More and more people are searching for something, and I can say with the greatest of confidence that the reason we are searching for something, or feeling disconnected, or feeling lost, or feeling purposeless…I could go on, is because we have lost our connection to knowing ourselves and to tapping into the guidance and resources of our higher power. When I use the term “higher power” I am not referring to some totally...

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