Recovery and How Each Day is a New Beginning

“In the beginners’ mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert’s mind there are few.” S. Suzuki Recovery is beginning. Again. Again. Again. Again. Again. In our world, if you repeat yourself, people think you are strange. Repeat yourself. Beginning again, repeating something, feels foolish. People look at you funny when you need to … More Recovery and How Each Day is a New Beginning

Motivation Follows the Action, Not the Other Way Around

For more on the 11 Things I am learning about recovery while studying for my clinical exam, click on the photo above for a link to the article. I write articles about wellness, leadership, parenting and personal growth. My hope is to deliver the best content I can to inspire, to inform and to entertain. Sign … More Motivation Follows the Action, Not the Other Way Around

You Can Read All That You Want About Recovery, but That Doesn’t Mean You are in Recovery

For more on the 11 Things I am learning about recovery while studying for my clinical exam, click on the photo above for a link to the article. I write articles about wellness, leadership, parenting and personal growth. My hope is to deliver the best content I can to inspire, to inform and to entertain. Sign … More You Can Read All That You Want About Recovery, but That Doesn’t Mean You are in Recovery

11 Things I am Learning About Recovery While Studying for My Clinical Exam

At first it will hurt, then you will feel more alive. That is just how things work. ___ A few weeks ago I wrote about how I will be studying for my Clinical Addiction Counsellor exam. I am investing sweat, precious brain cells and time in the process. I am using two manuals that are … More 11 Things I am Learning About Recovery While Studying for My Clinical Exam

I Have Decided it’s Time to Abandon One-Finger Texting

Learn how the super-scientific ten stages of learning can help you Unlearn your bad habits ___ Doreetha Daniels is 99 years old and she recently graduated from University. Her story reminds us that we are never too old to learn. Interestingly, Daniels is not the oldest person to go to university. Brian Lowe is 102. … More I Have Decided it’s Time to Abandon One-Finger Texting