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Some days are harder than others

I’ve had better days and I’m not feeling exceptionally motivated but I have a living room that’s not going to paint itself. I’m almost done with the all the trim. I have to cut in along the floor and then the rest will be super easy. It’s just very tedious and I’m not really in …

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Is this how other adults function?

Today was such a good day for me. I made so much progress in the living room. I was able to get everything patched up and prepped for Wednesday when we paint the ceiling. I stayed on task and got everything done. The living room will be ready to start receiving fresh cost of paint …

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I’m 43 years old and I think I might have ADHD?

Recently, I’ve begun to wonder if I might have ADHD. I’m 43 years old and never once thought that to be the case. There is ADHD in my family, and both the younger boys carry that diagnosis, as does their mom. I’ve watched them over the years and seen how ADHD impacts their lives. I’ve …

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I’ve learned to never underestimate my kids ability to overcome

Today began the transition back to school after the holidays. This used to stress me out because more often than not, it was a nightmare scenario. Kids on the spectrum do not like change. Many years were spent trying to navigate transitions like this and it wasn’t fun for anyone. Thankfully, it’s gotten much better. …

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An emotionally exhausting level of personal growth this week

It’s been a long, emotional couple of days for me and I’m exhausted but feeling better. Sometimes personal growth can be a bit more challenging and it forces me outside of my comfort zone. While it can be unpleasant in the surrounding moments and take some adjustment on my part, it’s ultimately a good thing. …

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Career Advice for Carers

Whether the care you provide is for older people or specific care such as autism and other special and additional needs care, if you are a stay-at-home care provider, any career-specific advice will be essential for your career development.  Care work is one of the most difficult career options or sectors to navigate and has …

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It’s a self-care kinda day and here’s what I have planned

It’s been a relatively quiet day so far. It’s beautiful outside and the kids have been working on the house while I’ve been working on……..work. I still have 3 seasons to remaster and re-upload. It sucks and it’s time consuming but otherwise pretty easy. Anyway, the boys have been a great job with minimal fighting. …

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How To Take Care Of Yourself As A Healthcare Professional

Whether you are just starting out in medical school or have worked within the healthcare industry for several years, your priorities will always remain the same. That is to say that you will always want to put the needs and concerns of your patients before your own. In fact, your empathy and care for others …

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