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Children Are a Gift - #humantrafficking

http://bible.com/100/psa.127.3.NASB

This is what I want my child to know more than anything. I want her to know she is a gift, a valuable, loved gift. 371 more words

Working Mom

A Weekend - First Time in Her Pool

Sunday was that bad run, kicked out of Ulta, too tired function so I go zombie like to the store day that I described yesterday, but Saturday had all… 32 more words

Savoring Life

Weekend Search for Good

I have about 48 hours of beautiful life before I plan to go re-listen to a 20 minute recording of a man abusing a woman and then go fight like hell to protect her, even though she does not want to be protected. 57 more words

Self-Care

10 Secrets of Healthy Trauma Organizations

Olga Phoenix is presenting at the THE HEART IS A MUSCLE: TRAUMA-INFORMED APPROACHES TO SEXUAL & INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE MAY 4-5, 2016 CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

Vicarious trauma is a profound negative psychological change  produced in  “helping” professions as a result of exposure to traumatic material of their clients.

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Best Practices

Book Review - It's What I Do: A Photographer's Life of Love and War

It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War

As you may know, I love audiobooks and my favorite type has generally been memoirs and biographies, though I try to always switch up and read fiction, faith, science, mystery and even some self-help, … 579 more words

Working Mom

Wellness strategies and taking care of yourself

Every once in a while we struggle with keeping on top of the blog largely because we’re working nonstop (or so it seems).  In fact, every once in a while, everything just seems to become ‘too much’.   707 more words

Victimization

Blank Blank Blank Awareness Month

I never really understood awareness months. I thought they were just times people wore different colored ribbons to support, or I guess oppose, child abuse or breastfeeding cancer or human trafficking or domestic violence. 434 more words

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