Category: Life

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Everyone’s a Winner

by Tina Thrussell A few weekends ago, Timothy read to me a to a long list of sad statistics about the state of the world from one of Brian Klemmer’s books, and then emotionally added, “Now, more than ever, the world needs conscious leaders to step up… Will you?” (In all honesty, Timothy read this…
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14 November 2022 0

The injustice must stop! (No, this is NOT a political post)

Have you spent a lot of your life wondering what you’re here for? (I can relate!) Have you ever longed to know your purpose? (Here again, I can relate!) I’m trusting that the personal experience I’m sharing here will be relatable to you… and in the end, support you. While reflecting last week, I saw…
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7 November 2022 0

The moon shines even when it’s a sliver – do you?

I am SO blessed!  One of my dear Nia students had heard about the difficult time I had with my health earlier this year and she took a moment after class last week to tell me how much she appreciates that I’m back teaching.  She said some other lovely things that really touched me, and…
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24 October 2022 1

The Gifts of Friendship, Healing & Acts of Kindness

I had a really uplifting phone call last week with my good friend, Katie *. “Tina, I’d like to share with you what happened after our healing session…” said Katie.   Katie has been working as a fabulous healer for over 20 years and has facilitated some really wonderful sessions for me. I was delighted…
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3 October 2022 0

It’s Time

After a very rewarding 41-year career with the Government of Alberta (Alberta Environment), I (Neil) will be handing in my swipe card and exiting the building for the last time on February 17th, 2023. I am retiring to completely focus my attention on coaching / facilitating and writing full-time. I have enjoyed the many hours…
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6 September 2022 0

Tina shares more on choice and freedom

Well… that didn’t go as planned!  I didn’t write a continuation of my article from Aug 9th last week as I said I would. I had a lot on my plate, and time ran short. I started to stress about all I had to do, including the writing… and nearly laughed out loud! I was…
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22 August 2022 0
ball point pen on opened notebook

Tina shares: have to’s – steal freedom

Hey, . I haven’t written in quite a while, and therefore you may feel there’s a lot for me to catch you up on. But I’m skipping the preamble to jump into what was on my mind when I decided to write this (Monday) morning to capture the thoughts rolling around in my head on…
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8 August 2022 0

Best Before Date

Question: In your mind, would it have a positive or negative effect on the state of your mental health if you knew your had a best before date right out of the womb? For many, I recognize that knowing your end date would have definite negative effects on your overall mental health. But a little…
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1 August 2022 1
two yellow flowers surrounded by rocks

Lets Play a Game!!!

Note: This article may trigger you if you or someone close to you has recently been diagnosed with a terminal illness. Be warned! For the sake of discussion and living a better life, let’s play a game. I am going to ask you to put real serious thought into this. The more real you make…
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25 July 2022 0

Bad Things Happen To Good People!

For the second time in less that 2 months, Tina’s Honda CRV has been violated. Some nefarious person or persons have tried to remove her catalytic converter. Apparently there is big money in selling catalytic converters for scrap. The catalytic converts can start at $300 all the way up to $3000 (or more) depending on…
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6 June 2022 0