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Liesbet’s Life Less Ordinary: An Alternative Lifestyle

side view of woman on sailing ship, water in background

I love to imagine living an alternative lifestyle, “a life less ordinary.” My imagination will, unfortunately, have to suffice. I’m too much of a homebody to ever become a “full-time nomad” or “lifetime adventurer.” But I thoroughly enjoy living the life vicariously through the wonderful blog Roaming About: A Life[…]

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Why Susan is Determined to Write a Memoir

phoenix made of flames

Profound Journey tribe member Susan Millard answered the 25 Not-Too-Scary Life Questions Worth Asking Yourself last October. In her responses, she said that the phoenix was her favourite image because she, like the phoenix, has emerged from the fire of difficult challenges into a shiny new future. Today, Susan takes[…]

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Welcome Home, Shylah: Let’s Try This Again

side view of dog

The all-day rain matches my mood. I am disappointed, upset and exhausted. I have a massive headache that two lots of Advil hasn’t touched. Shylah, my wonderful rescue puppy, has been with me exactly three and one half months. Yet today, Gerri and I are pretending that she just arrived.[…]

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Welcome Home, Shylah! 48 Hours with my Rescue Dog

rescue dog Shylah tongue out to volunteer's hand

I have a new puppy. She came with the name ‘Vienna’ which felt dishonest. I’ve never been to Vienna, never particularly wanted to go to Vienna. And honesty matters. My puppy is a rescue dog. She deserves my best self. Shylah is a ten-month-old rescue dog from Playa, Mexico. When[…]

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