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To Sleep or Not To Sleep?

Happy Wednesday!!! I have to admit, I have a love-hate relationship with the idea of Wednesday being “hump” day. On the one hand, I’m super excited that I’ve made it half-way through a week, on the other hand, I sometimes get tired thinking that I still have a few  more days to go before the weekend… and the chance to sleep in! 273 more words

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The Importance of Visions

A few weeks ago I was privileged to present at the National Juvenile Arthritis Conference. I spoke with kids in 5th and 6th grade as well as the 11th and 12th graders. 590 more words

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I Know The Plans I Have For You...

“I know the plans I have for you, says the lord.”

Jeremiah 29:11

The deadline has passed and all the internship packets have been turned in. 625 more words

El Paso Children's Hospital - Child Life Specialist

As the current CEO of Transtelco in El Paso, Texas, Miguel Fernandez oversees the daily operations of the international telecommunications company and sets objectives and goals for the business. 126 more words

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Relaxing During Internship Deadlines

As we all know the deadline for spring internships is fast approaching. Some have been putting internship packets together morning, noon and night. Making copy after copy of resumes, cover letters, internship application, letters of recommendation and what have you! 861 more words

Unnecessary Commentary 

A few weeks ago, I was asked to sing for a funeral at my church. Most funerals occur on weekdays at 11am, a time when the majority of young adults are at work (cue the title of this blog post). 323 more words


Here we go again!

Hello child lifers! I have been – as always – crazy busy and I just realized I hadn’t given you all an update on this most awesome thing that is happening!! 607 more words

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