MOTHER’S DAY

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Mother’s Day is a tradition that I grew up with, but knew nothing of its origin. I’m sure that I’m not the only one who does not know the history behind this celebration. So, I decided to call on trusty old google to offer up some answers. Celebrating Mother’s Day was the idea of Anna …

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LIVING WITH PLANTAR FASCIITIS

Way back in early January 2015, I stood on a large rounded stone while climbing out of a kayak at Lake Karapiro. At first I thought it was just a little bruised, so iced it and wore supportive shoes, for the next few days of parent help duties at the Teen Techie’s rowing training camp. …

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BEING MY OWN BOSS

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For a long time, I’ve dreamed of having my own blog/business. The challenge of setting something up from scratch, being my own boss, gaining some work/life flexibility and working from home were all things that I thought would fit with where my life was now. After many sleepless nights mulling over ideas and dreaming of …

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MY COMPANION ‘PCOS’

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Several weeks ago, I mentioned the on and off again relationship that I have with my life long companion PCOS. Thankfully since then, PCOS seems to be a little happier, and has decided to go under cover for a while. So, while we are on better terms. I thought it would be an ideal time …

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MAKING A DATE WITH MYSELF

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After sliding off the rails in a big way last week, I’ve given myself a stern talking to. Yes, the PCOS has a lot to do with what happened, but I also need to step up and take responsibility for doing the best for me that I can. When anyone else in my world, has …

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MY 2017

It’s now the 2nd week in February and it only just seems like my 2017 is getting into gear. Life is so busy until the end of December. So, I don’t think it’s the right time of year for me to be reflecting on the year that’s been. Also, making a list of resolutions and …

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