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You Are Not Alone

on April 15, 2015 with 4 and 0 in category Blog

You Are Not Alone gives thanks for those who connected at the Toronto Yoga Show and explores the idea that many individuals are sharing the same challenges when facing youth stress and anxiety.

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The Proof Is In The Pudding

on February 1, 2015 with 0 and 0 in category Blog
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“The Proof Is In The Pudding - You can only say something is a success after it has been tried out or used” (Wiktionary). I have tried the pudding and it tastes great!  I know that it is pretty obvious by now how much I really believe in the benefits of mindfulness.  I could spend [...]

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Shifting Into Self-Care

on January 20, 2015 with 0 and 0 in category Blog
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In some way, shape or form, you have landed here on this site.  Perhaps it’s because you were surfing the net and one link led to another, someone gently guided you in this direction, or maybe you were just trying to look up tasty apples with yin yang imprints… 😉 – it’s possible that divine […]

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Community Is Key

on May 4, 2014 with 0 and 0 in category Blog
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Learn about why community is so key to our modern day society. Also visit discovermindfulness.ca to learn about exciting new goals for Canada’s Education System.

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Have Character… In All Subjects

on May 27, 2012 with 0 and 0 in category Warm Ups
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Whether you’re aware or not…as parents or educators, you are being watched ALL OF THE TIME and you are shaping the ATTITUDES and BELIEFS of those around you! Children model themselves after the individuals they spend the most time with as well of those they look up to (parents and teachers tend to fall quite [...]

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Good Vibrations

on May 21, 2012 with 0 and 0 in category Lesson Plans
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Where Science Meets Spirituality: A Lesson On The Properties Of Sound With Tibetan Singing Bowls What They Think… Students know that it’s Science time and that they are learning all about SOUND! – its’ vibrations, resonance, the cavity, pitch, volume, and now they get to partake in one more cool experiment that demonstrates these elements.  They get […]

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A Box Of Treasures

on April 29, 2012 with 0 and 0 in category Warm Ups
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This is a fun and simple activity for any individual.  I participated in something similar when I was enrolled in a self-development class. Every person participating requires a small box or container of their choice. It could be store bought, designed and created by the person, or received as a gift. If this is a […]

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Born This Way

on March 24, 2012 with 20 and 0 in category Blog
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Last year, about 30 of our spirited and brave staff at school stepped onto the stage adorned in brightly coloured boas – wild and feathered and ready to entertain.  These brave souls included newer teachers, more seasoned ones, males, females, experienced on the stage, and not.  It was our annual ‘teacher act’ performance for the […]

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New Beginnings

on March 13, 2012 with 18 and 0 in category Blog
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It has taken me a while to post this particular blog.  Even now as I write it, I haven’t given much thought as to how I will express my feelings on this topic – it’s a sensitive matter.  Instead, I will just write. I guess it began the first time I heard one of my […]

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Spreading Like Wildfire

on March 4, 2012 with 6 and 0 in category Blog
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I’m sure many of you have heard the term spreading like wildfire…that is what these messages are like.  Once learned, understood, and experienced in their greatness, they spread like wildfire, especially from the mouths of kids!  I continue to be amazed on a daily basis of how much of what I’m teaching is really sinking […]

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