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What does it mean to be “selfish”?

By momondays | Sep 9, 2019

selfish adj. Concerned chiefly or excessively with oneself, and having little regard for others. adj. Showing or arising from an excessive concern with oneself and a lack of concern for others. Caring only for self; influenced solely or chiefly by motives of personal or private pleasure or advantage: as, a selfish person. While I do…

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Launch of momondays Sudbury

By Candice Kirkbride | Jul 31, 2019

We are launching our first momondays Sudbury event on Monday, September 16th, at SRO Lounge in downtown Sudbury. We have a great lineup of speakers, including three World-class speakers. Come join us for a night of inspiring stories, great music and an abundance of good vibes.

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On Mind Power & Beyond

By momondays | Apr 9, 2019

Have you ever had one of those experiences in life that was so profound it caused you to literally stop and take inventory of not just your life, but the way you’ve been living and the beliefs you held? When I was fortunate enough to have this awakening, it showed me that I was the…

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Why I’m honored to speak in Canada as an American

By momondays | Mar 10, 2019

I’m an American with Autism. I was diagnosed at 2 years old. I remember not speaking for the first few years of my life as many individuals with a form of Autism can’t do so. But when I could start speaking, I could talk up a storm. Going to school was hard for me. I…

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The Most Interesting Man in the World

By momondays | Feb 26, 2019

I had my first momondays experience on stage Monday February 25th where I shared my experience with PTSD. I wasn’t sure what to expect. It wasn’t that I hadn’t spoken in public before. I made a career as a communications professional, training senior military staff on speech delivery and interview techniques, retiring as a senior…

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Moving from Oh NO, to Oh WOW!

By momondays | Jan 17, 2019

After enduring a massive motorcycle accident, I was told I will never walk, talk, eat solid foods or ever move your left side again and likely won’t remember anything prior to the accident. Doctor said, quite simply, ‘You’re brain-damaged!’ I don’t remember the medical terms, but I understood it all meant ‘vegetable.’ Two years later,…

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Meeting Teri Kingston

By Ray and Marc | Dec 17, 2018

I don’t think a year has gone by since 1993 that I haven’t watched Bill Murray’s classic movie, Groundhog day. As much as I try to limit my TV time to a minimum, It just seems to call me. Tonight, 25 years later, as I sit down to plan my week, I think, I’ve just…

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Just Call Me Lady

By momondays | Dec 8, 2018

My story is not just another transgender person’s “transition” story — it’s a story of my completion as a happy human. Born thinking I was a little girl in Glasgow Scotland. Until mainstream society’s rude awakening forced me to live as a boy for survival. I will talk about my journey of discovery with humour,…

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My Breakfast With Jermaine

By momondays | Sep 17, 2018

I read and watch news like most of us and was becoming stressed by the horrors the media presents us with daily. The more I watched, the more fearful I became that I would find myself in any of those terrifying situations. My terrifying situation happened unexpectedly while on holiday in the U.S. and it…

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