How My Dog Teaches Me To Be More Present By Being

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Until a few weeks ago, I never noticed Eris when she woke up. Usually, her nose was affixed to my face, and she wanted me to get up.

Not to let her out, but to be up. We sleep in; we are not morning creatures. If I am up before 7, she does not stir; she…

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I quit the rat race after working as a nurse for 16 years. Content creator in sobriety + self-improvement. I live in Colombia. Contact me: ceosarainc@gmail.com

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Sara Burdick

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I quit the rat race after working as a nurse for 16 years. Content creator in sobriety + self-improvement. I live in Colombia. Contact me: ceosarainc@gmail.com

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