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The Cheerful AT

Two weekends ago I had the opportunity to work with a great team of Athletic Therapists in Niagara Falls. Our mission: provide health assistance to over 360 cheer leading teams (pretty sure we had several thousand individual athletes) by means of injury prevention and treatment of acute injury. 979 more words

Injury Prevention/Aids


There were houses once.

Sometimes you find them when you walk through the thick tangle of second-growth.

A foundation pit, or for the older ones, the base of a frame, tied together by moss. 119 more words

I Live for Failures

“Ellen please move your pin from green to red. You will go to detention at recess today.” I cried when my 5th grade teacher told me this because I left my spelling contract in my cubby overnight and failed to get it signed by a parent. 1,225 more words

Haters gonna hate

Deciding to live a happy and fit life starts with your decision to do so. You have decided that you want to live healthy and have started your happy journey. 358 more words

Marching Forward

I used to dream about being an ant.

I spent hours as a kid trying to follow a single ant through the yard, tracing its haphazard path with my eyes as I crawled along behind it. 195 more words

From Crafting to Contract

 A couple of weeks ago, I was blown away to receive my first publishing contract, for the first four books in my Fledgling Chronicles series ( 294 more words


The path to Success is not a Straight Line

Anyone who’s had any amount of success in a venture knows this singular truth… a successful outcome for any project never looks like you envisioned it in the beginning. 632 more words