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Truth & Reconciliation – Justice Resources for Settlers

Truth and Reconciliation Justice Resources for Settlers

This page contains truth & reconciliation justice resources for settlers, and information about the terrible legacy of colonial genocide of Indigenous people that continues in Canada to this day. Information here may be triggering to some readers. Support is made available to survivors and their families 24 hours a day at the Indian Residential School Survivors … Continue reading Truth & Reconciliation – Justice Resources for Settlers

My previous post and an update

Dear Readers, My previous post was missing a note. I really must learn to navigate WordPress! From time to time I will be posting pieces related to Trauma Recovery and Somatic Coaching. Those posts will be categorized as Trauma Recovery. My (somewhat) regular musings on life, the universe and everything will be categorized under Becoming … Continue reading My previous post and an update

House Hunting with the Ancestors

We’d been talking about it for a while when we saw a house for sale that caught our imagination. We called our agent to see about the possibilities. The market was hot he told us. Houses were selling in our neighbourhood quickly and over asking. There was no possibility of even looking for a new … Continue reading House Hunting with the Ancestors

New Year, New Thing

Like many of us, I’ve internalized arbitrary standards of health and beauty imposed by systems and those dominant cultures that have nothing whatsoever to do with health, inclusion and love and everything to do with control, and exploitation.