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Trevor’s Engagement Ring?

Ever heard of a man-gagment ring? I hadn't either until a few months ago when one of my male co-workers was wearing his wedding ring before his wedding. I got really confused about it, but then he explained it to me. After that, I realized how weird it was that only the ladies wear an… Continue reading Trevor’s Engagement Ring?

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My Experience in Acute Care

This past week I was able to complete my level one fieldwork. I was placed in acute rehab in a step-down ICU working with adults who have experiences seizures, strokes, spinal cord injuries/surgeries, and traumatic brain injuries.  I went into my level two fieldwork meeting with my fieldwork coordinator talking about the various setting that… Continue reading My Experience in Acute Care

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Bullet Journaling – A NY Resolution

I usually don't try New Years Resolutions because, quite frankly, they usually don't work out for people. But this year I decided to try to do another bullet journal.... yeah, another... I've tried a few times. BUT! As if I'm the only one that says this, I think that this time is different. Yeah, I know, don't laugh. It's been a… Continue reading Bullet Journaling – A NY Resolution

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A New Meaning to Christmastime

As you grow up, the holidays tend to change meaning. We can all recite from childhood that the "best part about holidays are being with your family" ... or at least that is what we were supposed to say. In reality we were all excited to get back to school in third grade and show… Continue reading A New Meaning to Christmastime

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How did I survive?

The time has come where I can say that I <somehow> survived my first semester of grad school. It feels great! That's so weird to say... I'm in grad school? Time really does fly. I remember when I was a freshman in the program and accidentally turned in a one page paper formatted in only… Continue reading How did I survive?

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Best Cafe in St. Louis

Do you like coffee? Tea? Fluffy Belgian waffles? Breakfast potatoes? Breakfast burritos? Fresh fruit? Helping people? Supporting a good cause? ME TOO! That's why I love Bloom Cafe! Bloom Cafe - About Bloom Cafe believes that everyone should have the opportunity to live and work independently. They're connected to Paraquad, a St. Louis nonprofit organization… Continue reading Best Cafe in St. Louis

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Flower Girl & Ring Bearer Announcement

WE ASKED! Trevor and I have been waiting to ask our lovely little kiddos that I've been babysitting for the past 3 years to be in our wedding next summer. I knew I couldn't wait very long once I had the idea and supplies, so I decided to make it part of their Christmas present… Continue reading Flower Girl & Ring Bearer Announcement