Archives for November, 2012

Caregiver

Compassion Conversation 3

Is it strike 3 and you're out? (Hope not!:) What possibly could one still have to say about compassion? Haven't i exhausted that topic yet??? Sorry, but nope. Up to bat
THANKS for tuning in/listening!:) For Compassion Conversation 3 context, please check out: Compassion Conversation 1 and Compassion Conversation 2
Compassion and sovereignty go...
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Caregiver

Compassion Conversation 2

Thanks for joining me for our Compassion Conversation 2. To bring You up to speed, have you read 1 Compassion Conversation yet?...
The limbic (meaning "ring") system is located in the forebrain and is virtually identical in all mammals. It sits just above the brain stem, with the two structures somewhat resembling a bagel with a finger (the brain stem) passing through it. This "system" is not...
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Caregiver

Compassion Conversation 1

As one grows, learns, develops, does one's language. From mumbling to baby talk to lecturing. *It's always in a state of flux as are we. As Caregivers and Partners, breathing-fragile life, we use a specific, particular set of words and vocabulary to aid/help other breathing-fragile life. How wide or cramped is your "caregiver" vocabulary? (Caregivers should speak compassion!:) How fluent or fluid is your compassion conversation??

Thoughts, words, speech, language, , interest...
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FORGIVING

GRATITUDE: Year-Round Attitude!

Gratitude: a year-round attitude!:) One does not need a "specific" day or "time" to limit their expressions of appreciation and thanks! Gratitude is a way of life that brings benefits to: day-long, month-long, year-long, life-long living and giving!:)

Professor Robert Emmons, of the University of California at Davis, says: “Gratitude research is beginning to suggest that feelings of thankfulness have tremendous...
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Partners In Wellness with Joan Winifred

Leaf Peeping or Heart Peeping?

Autumn--I like fall. Not too hot. Not too , just right!:) It has been a favorite season/time of the year for me for a while. As a kid, loved the fall exquisite fall colors and crisp air. Something invigorating about breathing in crisp, cool, cold air and seeing my breath in front of of life. Crisp air and apple crunch (a freshly picked apple) you pleasure....
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Caregiver

Mmm, mmm GOOD–a Cup of Comfort Soup!

Hungry? Of course! We all are. Some are learning to cope with excruciating hunger pangs! Some are sadly in a state of starvation; self-inflicted or other.

Are you experiencing a famine? I'm not talking just hunger for sustenance for the body (though that is critical to life, too). This is hunger for the soul, the mind, the heart. This is hunger for answers to deeper questions like Why?? Why are...
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Caregiver

Distraction can be Deadly!

Millions are injured and/or killed by cars annually! According to World Health Organization:

"Every year the lives of almost million people are cut short as a result of a road traffic crash. Between 20 to 50 million more people suffer non-fatal injuries, with many incurring a disability as a result of their injury."

Have you or a loved one been in a car crash? Let's hope not! However, the likelihood...
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Bipolar

Sovereignty Soup: A World Kitchen

Sovereignty 's cookin' and serving it up! Do you like soup? Chicken or Italian wedding soup or vegetable soup or soup du jour? How about stone soup? Soup a comfort food. You don't have to be homeless to enjoy a slurp.

Some are homeless in the sense of not fitting in--lacking "home" or feeling "less" a place to lay their head or retreat in times of trouble. Please know,...
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Bipolar

Migraine Monday? Manic Monday? or MARVELOUS Monday?

Monday?! Do you like Mondays?? "Mon" (my) Day! Recuperating from the week-ends' busy activity?! Migraine Monday? Meditative Monday? Marvelous Monday? or Manic Monday? (The Bangles come to mind.) Hope You, my Readers, are having a Marvelous Monday!:)
After my long book-of-a-post, was meditating about what could i possibly share of an uplifting, light fun and/or educational. Thought perhaps of giving you a link to a kid's...
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