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Laurie Pawlik-Kienlen
Works at Putting Parables Into Practice
Attended UBC
Lives in Vancouver, BC, Canada
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These scholarships for women who are going back to college, university, or high school will help you figure out how to pay for your education.
#scholarships2015   #backtoschool2015   #collegestudents  
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Are You a Hopeless Romantic or Just Fooling Yourself About Your Relationship? 
http://theadventurouswriter.com/quipstipsrelationships/are-you-a-hopeless-romantic-fooling-yourself-in-relationship/
The Parable of the Hopeless Romantic will help you see the difference between fooling yourself about your relationship versus being a hopeless romantic. If you’re fooling yourself, it’s time to let go.
#parables   #hopelessromantic   #abusiverelationship  
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Just because you’re engaged doesn’t mean you should marry your fiance! Here’s how to know if marriage really is the right decision for you - especially if you're having second thoughts about getting married.
#engagement   #secondthoughts   #weddings  
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These gift ideas for people who love to knit will help you find something perfect, unique, and creative. Gifts for knitters aren’t easy to find if you yourself don’t knit – but luckily, we’ve done the groundwork for you!
#knitting   #creativegifts  
These eight gift ideas for people who love to knit will help you find something perfect, unique, and creative.
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Inspired by the Parable of the Green Eyed Monster, these tips will help you learn how to stop being jealous. Every day the term “how to not be jealous" is searched for thousands of time - so we know we're not alone. 
#jealousy   #parables  
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Marriage counselor Gary Neuman explains why men cheat – and it’s not because the other woman is sexier or smarter. He also offers tips on how to prevent cheating in relationships.
#cheatingspouse   #affairproof  
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These tips for going back to college at forty (or 50, or 30) are inspired by the Parable of the Lemon Trees. It's all about balancing faith and action - and what Mary and Martha learned from their trees might help you figure out how to go back to college as a mature student. 
#maturestudent   #backtocollege   #collegestudents   #parables  
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I discovered the most common reason women don’t leave bad relationships in a book about business, by Amanda Lang. If you’re stuck in a relationship rut, this may give you the boost you need.
#fear   #badrelationships   #datingadvice  
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Inspired by the Parable of Pablo Picasso, these artist gift ideas will help you find the perfect gift for the painter, illustrator, photographer, or jewelry maker in your life.  
http://hopingfor.com/creative-artist-gift-ideas 
"12 Gifts for Artists – Inspired by Picasso"
#pablopicasso   #giftsforartists   #parables  
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5 Signs You’re a Toxic Friend
http://hopingfor.com/signs-youre-a-toxic-friend
Most of us can recognize a bad friendship fairly quickly, but we may not know if we ourselves are toxic friends. These signs you’re in a toxic friendship will help you see yourself more clearly.
Image by Charles Thomson. A Long Way From Greece. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons 
#friendship   #meangirls  
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Say thank you to a paid caregiver or express gratitude to a family member with the most thoughtful thank you gifts for caregivers.
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Vancouver, BC, Canada
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Alberta, Saskatchewan, & Africa
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I share ideas for better sleep, and quips and tips for love and relationships.
Introduction
I started my Quips and Tips blogs in 2008 - my most popular is Quips and Tips for Love and Relationships

My most recent blog is Zzz Sleep Blog. I recently finished my MSW (Master of Social Work) at the University of British Columbia, in Vancouver, and  am working part-time with Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver. 
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I play the flute in the North Vancouver Community Band! :-)
Education
  • UBC
    Master of Social Work (MSW), 2012 - 2014
  • University of Alberta
    Education, 1999 - 2001
  • University of Alberta
    Psychology, 1991 - 1994
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