Productivity at home and challenging chores

January is clearly over, so Bloganuary is over as well, but I did like this blog prompt even if I didn’t post about it on time! Day 12’s Bloganuary prompt was: What chore do you find the most challenging to do? On the day that I started writing this post (January 12th of course), IContinue reading “Productivity at home and challenging chores”

Learning daily ❤️

As someone who works with kids with disabilities, I am learning DAILY! Not only am I learning more about how to support them as an occupational therapist, but also about myself. January 29th’s Bloganuary prompt is “what is something you learned recently?” I have been learning a lot of things every single day, including things,Continue reading “Learning daily ❤️”

The perfect birthday cake

It’s day 28 of Bloganuary and although I’ve missed quite a few days, I have to admit I’ve actually posted way more than I expected to! As it’s the weekend, I am back for day 28, and the prompt is describing your perfect birthday cake. I thought I’d share this ideal birthday shot of myContinue reading “The perfect birthday cake”

Reflecting on dream jobs and current dreams

It’s been A LONG WHILE since I’ve actually posted a Bloganuary post – and I have no excuse or big reason to share. One of my goals for 2023 is to try to continue habits that bring me joy while being gentle with myself around consistency. So for example, working out even if I’ve missedContinue reading “Reflecting on dream jobs and current dreams”

Conquering (and accepting) fears

It’s a sunny Sunday while I’m writing this, which means I’m in a great cozy mood and also quite positive today. In that cozy mood, reflection is something I really like to do, and because I’m feeling so positive (that vitamin D tho!), I’m feeling quite proud and loving towards myself. Day 15’s Bloganuary challengeContinue reading “Conquering (and accepting) fears”

🎵If I had a *billion(ish)* dollars, if I had a *billion(ish)* dollars🎵

If you’re following Bloganuary; you know that I am back tracking a bit. My weekdays were packed this first week back to work, so I fell behind, but as per my commitment to the blog (Aka to myself) I want to try to keep on track! So here is day 13’s prompt, what would youContinue reading “🎵If I had a *billion(ish)* dollars, if I had a *billion(ish)* dollars🎵”

Bloganuary day 14: travelling ❤️

It has been QUITE the first week back to work, so I have neglected ALL posts for Bloganuary and I’m a bit sad about it! But it is the weekend, and as my New Year’s resolution revolves around gentleness with self (as you’ll read in one of the missed posts from this week that I’llContinue reading “Bloganuary day 14: travelling ❤️”

Redefining success for self care

It’s week two of January 2023, which means we’re rolling into that time of year where people who may have made resolutions for the new year start feeling the pressure. We’re back to reality after the holidays and the big things you may have wanted to change may look scarier than they did on JanuaryContinue reading “Redefining success for self care”

What makes up a family in 2023

This morning I checked my email for the Bloganuary day 8 prompt and it was “How far back in your family tree can you go?” My immediate response was DAMN that’s a big prompt! My aunt has been trying to create a family tree for years past our immediate extended family and it’s been hardContinue reading “What makes up a family in 2023”

Quiet rain guided visualization

As an Occupational therapist, one of the things I like to explore with my clients every couple months is visualization. As meditation can be quite difficult for most of my clients that struggle with keep still or focusing for long, I prefer creating calming visualizations to engage their imaginations and help them focus on theContinue reading “Quiet rain guided visualization”