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Help! Help me please!

Last week something suddenly popped in my knee. The pain was debilitating and frightening. But most troubling for me was feeling out of control – I didn’t know what was wrong or what to do. 354 more words

Heaviness and Light.

This Christmas season feels so heavy. I am listening to a passing couple arguing outside my home. Dear friends have been ill, discovered that they have had cancer, have had their worlds irretrievably alter in various forms. 254 more words

Self-Care

Epic fail

Yesterday Joey and I went to the Sioux Area Metro offices to renew his Paratransit eligibility.

Public transit in Sioux Falls is mainly fixed route buses.   445 more words

Care Giving

Doesn't God care about caregivers?

Now as they went on their way, Jesus entered a village. And a woman named Martha welcomed him into her house. And she had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to his teaching.

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Care Giving

you never know

I worked hard all day for a special post for you guys. But something came up, so that post will likely be up for tomorrow’s “Tis the Season” post, but for now, I wanted to share my insight on a quote. 642 more words

Tis The Season

Diagnosis and Identity

I’m sure that there must have been studies on this, and maybe at some point I’ll return to this topic when I’ve done some research and found out what other people with MH issues, and the academics think. 719 more words

Agoraphobia

Self-sufficiency

I read a heart-warming post on Facebook this morning. A friend reported that a neighbour’s tree had fallen over and caused some damage, but it was beautiful to see how the community had pitched in to help, sawing and chopping and carrying the tree away to a truck, bit by bit. 125 more words