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On Connect 4, IV's, and Rawness

As part of my study abroad program in Granada, we can sign up to be a volunteer in the community we live in.  There are many volunteering opportunities, including helping Spanish teachers in their English as a Second Language classes,  working with the elderly in their homes, and volunteering at local hospitals. 703 more words


Helping Hands of Hospice

Waking up on Tuesday morning was so refreshing. You’d think on a cold Tuesday morning like this morning was, all I’d want to do was stay in bed, but that definitely wasn’t the case and here is why. 451 more words

The Waiting Game Part 2: The Job Hunt

In my last few posts I have been or at least I feel that I have been completely transparent in sharing my journey as I transitioned from graduate student to life as a post-graduate student into a NJ licensed counselor. 838 more words

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What soup kitchens wish they could say about volunteering on Thanksgiving

Soup kitchens and food pantries are inundated by requests from well-meaning would-be volunteers and bags of donated groceries during the holidays. But here’s what they’d say, in the nicest possible way, if they were really asked whether they need the help: 1,161 more words

When Christmas doesn't feel merry and bright

Our house was hit hard by the flu that seems to be making its rounds, hence no post last week.  And while I’ve got a few trips and visits to write about still, my mind is in other places so I thought I’d share. 493 more words

Why volunteer?

Do you know what volunteering is?  Do you know the benefits to you are huge?  Do you know where to volunteer?  I am happy to help! 1,596 more words


Whiteinch Centre Christmas Market 2017

The Whiteinch Centre is pleased to announce the return of their Christmas Market and Craft Fair from 11am to 2pm on Saturday 2 December! 39 more words