This is the time of year when I like to take a moment to reflect on the year as it comes to a close. Last January, none of us could have predicted what 2020 held in store for the world. I encourage everyone to take a moment, a deep breath, and think about the challenges that we have faced and … Read More
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As the pandemic continues, we are all beginning to feel fatigue in varying degrees. For some, we have moved into burnout: too much, too little, and/or complete overwhelm. You may be asking, "is there anything that will help get me through this?" Yes, there is. Give yourself the gift of time … Read More
Thanksgiving is just around the corner and the Ontario government has recommended we do not socialize with anyone outside of our immediate household. That means, in addition to typical holiday stressors, we now need to figure out how to do Thanksgiving, Halloween and potentially Christmas in a … Read More
During the COVID-19 crisis masks have become mandatory for most if not all. We have to wear them indoors when in public buildings. We have to wear them on public transportation, and in restaurants except when we are eating. Children have to wear them all day at school. With everything going on … Read More
We are now entering the sixth month of COVID-19. More and more I am hearing from people that they are done with COVID, and quite honestly I am done with COVID too! We are hitting what I term the COVID wall and while we may be "done" with COVID, it remains to be seen if it is done with us. If you … Read More