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Canada’s New National Bird: The Grey Jay?

Lately I’ve been scouring the web for distracting and silly news stories. One of the nicest ones I’ve come across so far was the semi-official announcement of Canada’s national bird. The link above shares facts about grey jays as well as discusses why they were selected for this honour. It also talks about the other species of… Read More

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Karma

Karma – Brandyn Burnette from Minhal Baig on Vimeo. This short film includes a brief scene from something horrifying that happened in the U.S. recently. I don’t normally like to give spoilers for the stuff I share here, but I think this warning is vague enough to brush away if you don’t mind violent scenes while also specific… Read More

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Suggestion Saturday: November 12, 2016

Here is this week’s list of paintings, poems, essays, and other tidbits from my favourite corners of the web. For Bradie. I shared a different Klara Bowman painting next week, and I’ll share another with you all next week. Look at all three of them before you google her, though. Here Are the Reasons Why… Read More

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3 Yoga Breathing Exercises for Anxiety

You don’t have to have anxiety to find this video useful. I like it because the host gives her audience many opportunities to customize the breathing exercises for our own bodies. It was really nice to make those little changes as I followed along. This is something I’ve been using regularly this autumn. It’s incredibly relaxing. Read More

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5 Reasons Why You Should Be Watching Glitch

Glitch is an Australian sci-fi show about a small-town cop named James Hayes who is trying to figure out why six people have risen from the dead in the local cemetery. None of the dead remembers their previous identities, and all of them have come back in perfect health. I’ve seen three of the six episodes of this… Read More

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Suggestion Saturday: November 5, 2016

Here is this week’s list of comic strips, pleas, poems, paintings, and other tidbits from my favourite corners of the web. Who Are the Undecided Voters? Too funny. Good Riddance to October Rain via jdubqca. I thought this was a very appropriate and interesting way to say goodbye to the month of October. Wouldn’t you agree? Discreet.… Read More

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Old Is a Relative Term

Someone I know recently celebrated a birthday. They were a little surprised by their new age because it is one of those years that can be associated with belonging to a different demographic. There are perks to reaching this age, but it also changes how companies market to you and what kinds of perks you can… Read More

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Guest Post: Suicidal Thoughts and Addiction

Suicidal Thoughts and Addiction: Preventing Tragedy During Recovery Many people who find themselves suffering from an addiction will find themselves experiencing suicidal thoughts. People who abuse substances are more likely to attempt suicide, particularly if they have a mental health condition. Taking measures to prevent or treat suicidal thoughts during addiction recovery, instead of focusing… Read More

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