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Greatness and why society is missing out on the real heros

“Greatness is respected, rejoiced and revered” 30 for 30 quote The last few days I have been watching a bunch of ESPN 30 for 30 episodes on Netflix. Watching how people revere the athlete who struggles, works hard and then achieves this hero type status around the world. I have no doubt the fact that […]

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The Traveling Heart (aka Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week)

Hi friends!! Well, the second annual Traveling Heart for Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week has come and gone, February’s Heart Health month is over and March has rolled in with it’s storms and rain. This year “The Traveling Heart” connected me to some amazing people on Instagram/Facebook and brought awareness to so many people. However, […]

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The Lightness of Living

It’s a luxury that most people crave and it’s something that people pray to experience more. The lightness of living. I woke up feeling tired, like most mornings and wondering what the day was going to bring. Most mornings I wake already with a deficit…it’s almost an immediate feeling of dread. “If I’m tired now, […]

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Kimmie’s Guide to a Happy Hospital Stay

A year ago my friend was going into surgery and she asked me how I keep sane and positive throughout all of the emotions surrounding a hospital stay. So I came up with a list of things that might help. Surgery can be daunting and the idea of it can drive even the toughest person […]

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