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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 31: Lessons Learned

I have learned so much this year; it would be impossible to put it all in one blog post, so I’m just going to quote some quotes that sum it all up. If I’ve not listed the source, it’s because … Continue reading

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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 30: Top Three 2018 Goals

I’ve had a think about this, and have come up with the following goals for 2018. My aim is: to maintain my physical and mental wellness habits, and add new ones as appropriate, to spend time in prayer and meditation … Continue reading

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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 29: 2018 Will Feel Successful If …

2018 will feel successful if I have managed to keep doing all the things that contribute to my wellness: meditating being mindful, present-minded praying planning learning creating reading singing writing walking eating well hydrating sleeping spending time with loved ones … Continue reading

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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 28: Career

I currently have no desire to have a career, and I can’t remember ever having a career plan. I’ve really just floated in whichever direction the wind has blown me. I remember wanting to be an archaeologist once, but that … Continue reading

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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 27: Education

My mum has been known to refer to me as a perpetual student because I’m always taking a course of one kind or another. This year, I’ve been a student at my local Recovery College, where I’ve learned an incredible … Continue reading

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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 26: Contribution

For a long time, I’ve described myself as a professional volunteer. Partly because I’ve done a lot of stuff that I’ve not been paid for. (For example, efore I fell ill, I was serving on 15 different ministry teams at … Continue reading

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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 25: Self Care

This year has been all about self care. I’ve really started paying attention to what keeps me well, what helps me cope with stress, and I’ve finally stopped doing a lot of the things that I was doing just because … Continue reading

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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 24: Something New

I feel as if I’m on the cusp of something new. Not entirely sure what though. I think it may have something to do with sharing all I have overcome, and all I have learned this year – perhaps some … Continue reading

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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 23: Setting Intentions

I have decided there is no going back. Although I’m not fully recovered (and I’m not sure I ever will be – in the strictest sense of the word), I love the life I’m living now: slow, quiet, creative, hopeful, … Continue reading

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#BohoBerryChallenge Day 22: Out of My Comfort Zone

This year, I’ve really not known where the edges of comfort zone are. Or rather, my comfort zone has expanded and contracted with the progress and setbacks of my recovery. For much of the year, my thoughts and feelings have … Continue reading

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