Monday, October 18, 2021
Actively listening
Apple

See Beyond the Sight

At the end of one of my creative writing workshops, a student got up from her chair, stretched and said, “Ahhhhhh!  That felt like I was meditating!” Her comment took...
Suzanne Reisler Litwin

Being Relevant is a Piece of Cake – Keeping it Real

by Suzanne Reisler Litwin  Last winter I was at a birthday party for a dear friend who was turning the big 5-0! During the cocktail hour, I bumped into another...
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Journaling, Meditation and Wonderings

Ahhhhh, it’s so relaxing. I’m sitting outside on a cozy chair. I have my journal resting on my lap. I’m writing about yesterday. I’m gazing outwards, thinking, dreaming, asking...
Suzanne Reisler Litwin

TLC Definitely Heals

by Suzanne Reisler Litwin, weekly column: Keeping It Real Recently, I got that dreaded phone call in the middle of the night. You know the call that all parents fear the most....

Domi a Favour ! Max Your Donation to JDRF!

This is my 2019 campaign slogan, “Domi a Favour! Max Your Donation to JDRF!”     For over 30 years I have participated in an annual fundraising campaign for the...
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The Gift of Giving

By: Suzanne Reisler Litwin Many, many years ago my friends, two very handsome brothers, developed Type I Diabetes.  Their parents created a Bike-A-Thon activity in our small community to help...
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For Display Purposes Only

By: Suzanne Reisler Litwin The other day I was in a clothing store, loving all the new spring fashions. Totally my season! I noticed an adorable shirt on a mannequin. I...
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Childhood Magic

By: Suzanne Reisler Now that spring is well on its way, the stores are filled with fun items for children to play with. Items such as, street chalk, skipping rope, pinwheels,...
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Happy is Easy

By: Suzanne Reisler Litwin Very often I hear people complaining about their spouse not making them happy or their friends not making them happy.  I ask myself this question, “Since when...
Suzanne Reisler Litwin

Do You Know Liz?

This blog post originally appeared in Wise Women Canada. I really don’t know Liz that well. Although, I feel like I’ve known her since she was 7 years old. How...