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AUPE concerned about increase in private long-term care spaces

Alberta’s largest union has concerns over how Rachel Notley’s NDP government is fulfilling a campaign promise to add 2,000 new long-term care spaces across the province. 333 more words


Life used to be so hard.....


It followed me around all day.

From 7am until 6pm.

The cat, yes the cat.

He went out this morning, and would not come inside before I left for work. 163 more words


Looking After your Nest Egg

Follow the link to read the positive outcomes in self managing your super fund. Is this the path to securing and strengthening your financial future?


In The Press

Braving the Rain

Everybody knows that Arizona is ALWAYS sunny! During the winter months is the perfect weather for a photo shoot! We rarely get rain and when we do, it comes and goes quickly. 239 more words



This is my gorgeous sister and her three amazing and equally good-looking kids! We were at our family Christmas party back in December and she asked me if we could do a quick family shot since they were all dressed up.  57 more words

Heber City Photographer

Loneliness and Depression in Caregiving

Today we welcome guest blogger Samantha Stein to The Purple Jacket.

Stop Saying I Should Get Over It: Loneliness and Depression in Caregiving

Inevitably, our bodies will fail us. 956 more words


Drugs: Facts and Signs

  1. More teens die from prescription drugs than heroin/cocaine combined.
  2. In 2013, more high school seniors regularly used marijuana than cigarettes as 22.7% smoked pot in the last month, compared to 16.3% who smoked cigarettes.
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