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Sunrise Sunset – “Soul”stice Reflections 

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Bringing Beauty Back for Women’s Health Month

  It’s officially May! Amongst all the “It’s gonna be May” NSYNC memes today, I wanted to point out my favourite part about May – Women’s Health Month! May has Mother’s Day so naturally is going to be female-focused.  There’s … Continue reading

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“Wise Woman” – The Original Witch Doctor

I was inspired to draw to above image after a wonderful visit with a patient a couple of days ago.  She took one look at my herb wall (I have a shelf full of herbs for making medicinal teas) and … Continue reading

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The Need to Create – The Human Condition

Today is Mother’s Day.  To me, being a Mother is one of the most important and difficult jobs in our society.  It comes so naturally that sometimes it is taking for granted.  It is a magical and beauty thing to … Continue reading

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It’s the “Trifactor” Week of Teachers – Naturopaths, Teachers, and Mothers

This week is a very important week recognizing one of society’s most important, and  sometimes undervalued, role – teachers.  It is teachers appreciation week – a time when we acknowledge the role teachers play and the importance of education in … Continue reading

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Staycation this March Break?

With all the families flocking south this week, it may be a less stress situation to stay home this March break.  Less stress, more snow.  But still, you can make the most of it with the following tips below (7 … Continue reading

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What I learned at my Self Care talk today

One of my favourite places to speak at is the Women’s Centre.  The women there inspire me with their stories, their questions, and their constant quest to learn.  Today I delivered a talk focused on self care (see Heart Awareness … Continue reading

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A Glance Back before Going Forward – What’s Your Theme?

It’s officially the first week of 2017! It’s taken a week, but I think I’ve finally been able to digest the coming of 2017 and going of 2016.  Once of my favourite things about New Years (besides the streamers, fireworks, … Continue reading

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Self Care For Care Takers – Taking Care of Yourself So You Can Take Care of Others

The month of May is a time to reflect on and appreciate the care takers in our lives (whether they be our mothers, family, friends, or ourselves).  Care taking is an important and rewarding aspect of life. However, we are … Continue reading

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Healthy Happy Tips for this Cold and Flu Season

Hand washing is the leading method to protect yourself from cold and flus. It decreases contraction of viruses and bacteria by as much as 80%. However, most people do not wash their hands properly which may make them susceptible to … Continue reading

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