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Finding Belonging 
Share story about finding belonging at summer camp.
07/02/2024 12:18 PM - Comment(s)
Embracing Uncertainty
Share's the journey of uncertainty throughout many of life's challenges.
04/22/2024 12:20 PM - Comment(s)
Being a Connector and Having the Courage to Invite
We all need encouragement to ask and invite people connect with us.
01/23/2024 06:48 AM - Comment(s)
When the Holidays Look and Feel Different
Reflecting on our life changes over the holidays. Ways to refill our human cups.
12/04/2023 01:49 PM - Comment(s)
Have we forgotten how to be neighborly?  

Have we forgotten how to be neighborly?   It’s not totally strange…I get blog ideas while I’m walking around my neighborhood, especially when I’m working on creating a new education session.  My head clears and thoughts start to roll. I recently finished ready the surgeon general’s re...

09/13/2023 12:48 PM - Comment(s)
Reflection on a Nature Retreat 
What happens when you allow yourself outside your comfort zone.
08/11/2023 08:45 AM - Comment(s)
Diversity is US!
 Diversity is an inherent part of who we are as humans and has been since there were humans.

I’m so tired of reading articles about legislation putting limits on the freedoms of those who are diverse to exist, whether it’s because of race, gender, sexual orientation, ability, or mental health st...
06/13/2023 01:16 PM - Comment(s)
Oh How It Sucks To Be Duped
Story sharing how it feels to get duped on-line
05/18/2023 12:55 PM - Comment(s)
Reflecting on the 5 H's of life's hardships 
For those of us who create blogs, the best we can do is share things from our personal experiences and perspectives and hope that there is a nugget in there that relates to what other people are experiencing too.  We, as humans, need a way to categorize what we’re feeling around whatever situat...
04/11/2023 06:07 PM - Comment(s)
The Un-Valentiney Valentine's Blog

It’s kind of odd to be writing a blog about relationships ending when Jo Burns Connects is all about creating and building connections. But that’s the way connections work…they begin and end and the cycle continues. We all have relationships of all different types, familial, friends, romantic, colle...

02/14/2023 11:59 AM - Comment(s)