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'Tis the season of indulgent drinks, family-sized feasts and tasty baked goods, and fitness tends to take a backseat. During the cold winter months it's easy to fall out of a healthy routine, as the temptation of staying indoors...
“Giving thanks for abundance is greater than abundance itself.” – Rumi This past weekend we celebrated Thanksgiving in Canada. It has been quite a challenging year for so many, and this much-anticipated celebration felt...
The idea of completing a novel in a thirty-day timeframe can be daunting, to say the least. But it can be done! National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) continues to be a popular writing challenge because it really is possible....
"Education is not the learning of facts but the training of the mind to think." Albert Einstein is famous for being one of the greatest minds of our time. Pioneering numerous discoveries in physics including the...
Did you receive a new diary for Christmas this year but have never kept one before? Is one of your New Year's resolutions to begin writing in a journal and you're unsure how to start? If you answered yes to either...
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Whether you're new at writing or already an established author, helpful writing habits are an important element of being successful. It's easy to fall into a routine, but not so easy to guarantee that routine is helping you, rather...
Homophones, homonyms, homographs and heteronyms. These words all sound pretty similar, which is fitting because they are used to describe the many ways similar-sounding or -spelled words can actually differ. This may sound like a boring language lesson but...
If you are feeling blue and in need of a little pick-me-up, there's nothing better than having an instant reminder of all the things that make you happy. Keeping a gratitude journal is one way to help keep positivity at...
We are now well into 2020. New Year's resolutions have probably (hopefully?) started to become part of our routine by now. Maybe you got a brand-new journal over the holidays and you made the resolution to do more...

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