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My Grief Journey | Penguin Tales

A Legacy Found in a Toy Box

I found this little guy living in the toy box at my chiropractor’s office. Most people won’t know the significance of this little penguin. But I do. And so does Dr. Ron and Ursula at McKenzie Wellness Centre. When I handed out penguins 10 years ago, I had no idea that they would still be […]

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Going It Alone
Moments Of Inspiration | My Grief Journey

Going It Alone

Two things struck me today… Other people go through the same things I go through. When I write about grief or my story, I cry and it hurts to go there. I worry that my mental health will suffer if I go there, so I’m torn between sharing and caring. Except not sharing isn’t really […]

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I Want a New Story
My Grief Journey

I Want a New Story

Today I find myself wanting a new story. I want to step outside of my life and shed the skin that I’ve identified with for the past eight years: grieving mother. I want to fly away from it and not look back. I am grateful for it and it’s made me into the person I […]

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Meet my friend, Grief
My Grief Journey

Meet my Friend, Grief

Not too attractive, is he? He doesn’t say much, but boy do you feel his presence. He’s kinda gloomy to have around and he can be a real spoil sport at parties or other joyous occasions. The best is when he decides to come on strong for no apparent reason… but then that’s usually when […]

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helping hands
Meeting Michael Bublé

Many Helping Hands

Meeting Michael Bublé is a pretty crazy dream in my books. He’s incredibly famous and ultra busy and I would like tem minutes of his time while he’s on tour. No small order. A bit lofty, but not impossible. But to accomplish meeting Michael, I need help. A lot of different help and a whole […]

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Meeting Michael Bublé | My Grief Journey

Not the Only One

To learn more about Michael and ways to connect with him, I joined his fan club, Bungalow-B. As a “newbie” I sought like-minded people to educate me about how to go about meeting Michael. After all, successful fans would have a lot of useful advice. I definitely found tips, and if you also want to […]

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