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by Savannah Bloom
Mon May 11, 2009 5:06 pm
Forum: Massage - The Male Practitioner's Perspective
Topic: Lost a friend
Replies: 6
Views: 5368

Re: Lost a friend

:( That's too bad. Jealousy is a treacherous emotion. Sorry you caught the backwash.
Hope the movie helped!
savannah
by Savannah Bloom
Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:59 pm
Forum: Animal Therapies
Topic: Canine hydrotherapy
Replies: 7
Views: 3843

Re: Canine hydrotherapy

There's a Veterinarian here in Portland Oregon: Back On Track Vet Rehabilitation LLC Contact Info: Address:9045 SW Barbur Blvd. City:Portland Phone: 503-546-8995 I couldn't find a website, but that doesn't mean there isn't one............. A friend of mine works there as a Vet Tech, and I know they ...
by Savannah Bloom
Fri Apr 24, 2009 10:24 pm
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Five Years in Business
Replies: 24
Views: 6384

:massage: :smt035 :joyous: :woohoo: :beerchug: :smt045


Share......Ron! Share.....Ron! Share.........Ron! Yeah! Congratulations!

savannah
by Savannah Bloom
Sat Apr 18, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: Energy Work Forum
Topic: Intimacy to emptiness -deep lonliness after giving massage
Replies: 19
Views: 10586

Mary; Your post caused me to recall a feeling I had early on in my career. I never felt like I was "good" at anything my whole life. I also have lived with chronic depression since I was quite young. I sort of jumped blindly into massage school, and thought I would just figure it all out after I got...
by Savannah Bloom
Sat Mar 14, 2009 7:29 pm
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Dog lovers: donate a buck towards surgery for Big
Replies: 2
Views: 761

Update: Due to extensive on-line networking, Big's surgery fund is at last word (yesterday) exceeding $1800 . Yeah! They are consulting with various veterinarians, because due to his young age and extremely tiny size, Big is an unusual case. Heather sent a video of Big playing with one of her dogs, ...
by Savannah Bloom
Wed Mar 11, 2009 10:07 am
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Dog lovers: donate a buck towards surgery for Big
Replies: 2
Views: 761

Dog lovers: donate a buck towards surgery for Big

Hi ya"ll. If you can spare $1.00, please read: My favorite local dog rescue group, Indigo Rescue (www.Indigorescue.org), is raising money for surgery for "Big", a 4.4 # - 12 week old Chihuahua. Big was dropped off to be euthanized, because although his bathroom habits are impeccable, he has a geneti...
by Savannah Bloom
Tue Mar 10, 2009 12:07 pm
Forum: Massage Events & Meet Ups
Topic: Portland, OR?
Replies: 4
Views: 2453

Ninafox/Highlander; You've done my favorite fopah, relpying to a post from 2007. :roll: (Yikes!) At least Breathe is still very much around, usually when I do it, it's someone that hasn't posted in two years................ :lol: (I'm finally learning to look at the dates on posts!) I'm in the Portl...
by Savannah Bloom
Fri Feb 20, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: Student Forum
Topic: Hard on the wrists?
Replies: 32
Views: 11406

In response............I can't say that I am making a fabulous living as an LMT, but I also can't say that I work at it extremely hard either. I can say I spent many thankless years as a grunt in electronic assembly, and I felt my soul was being slowly extracted from my body...........beginning my m...
by Savannah Bloom
Fri Feb 20, 2009 3:15 pm
Forum: In Search Of & Want to Buy
Topic: No longer ISO...... used "Anatomy Trains" book
Replies: 0
Views: 1708

No longer ISO...... used "Anatomy Trains" book

Looking for a copy of "Anatomy Trains" needed for a study group I'm joining. Anyone have a copy they want to sell? I need it next week......so you must be willing to ship it quickly.
savannah

Thanks everyone! Got a copy, and am no longer ISO! 2/24/09
savannah
by Savannah Bloom
Wed Feb 18, 2009 10:12 am
Forum: National Certification
Topic: Tomorrow at 11 am
Replies: 9
Views: 2397

Good luck to you both! Remember to breath............. :grin: Will be thinking of you.
savannah
by Savannah Bloom
Mon Feb 16, 2009 12:26 am
Forum: Introductions and Birthdays
Topic: hello from a new student of massage therpay
Replies: 2
Views: 705

Welcome to the United States, and to BWOL, Poppy! Hope you enjoy both, along with studying for your new career! Best of luck, Savannah
by Savannah Bloom
Wed Feb 04, 2009 1:05 pm
Forum: Student Forum
Topic: I'm done!!
Replies: 6
Views: 1939

:grin:

YEAH! Doesn't it feel amazing? A wonderful accomplishment!

savannah :D
by Savannah Bloom
Sat Jan 31, 2009 1:35 pm
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: face massage?
Replies: 40
Views: 15091

I love having my face massaged ...............anytime. (Except the one facial I had from an esthetician was hideous. I was clueless and didn't know she would do "extractions". I thought she was going to break my nose off the pressure was so intense.) I always ask at the beginning of the session if p...
by Savannah Bloom
Sat Jan 31, 2009 12:01 am
Forum: Tools of the Trade
Topic: Moist heat pack for at home
Replies: 12
Views: 5818

Places like Walgreen's carry the thermapore type pads. They are electric, but have this flannel cover that for some reason creates a moist heat, as opposed to a plain electric heating pad that just gets hot. I use flax pacs. You can use almost any type of grain (rice, corn, or ? I prefer flax seed, ...
by Savannah Bloom
Fri Jan 30, 2009 12:37 am
Forum: Chair and Corporate Massage
Topic: Sweaters: contraindicated for massage?
Replies: 13
Views: 5027

:lol: :grin: :oops: :undecided: handsofpeace! Your BWOL "stage name" is sort of an oxymoron after hearing that story! HA~ That's too funny. I've had a rash on my forarm from doing the same move over silk screened imprints on peoples t-shirts. And wool sweaters and I don't get along well at all.........
by Savannah Bloom
Sun Jan 18, 2009 12:16 pm
Forum: Business Issues & Marketing Discussion
Topic: Fun things you can do with vistaprint...
Replies: 15
Views: 2098

:D Fun ideas! Thank you! I'm gonna try a couple, especially as Vista Print fills my email box with messages........

savannah
by Savannah Bloom
Thu Jan 08, 2009 8:52 pm
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Light, give me more light..............
Replies: 7
Views: 1006

You are all way too funny! Mine is two short full spectrum tubes, inside a metal box, with a fiberglass prismed type cover. It has bright, brighter, and staggeringly brighter settings. I was looking into various models about five years ago, and my dear husband ..............found this at Goodwill. F...
by Savannah Bloom
Thu Jan 08, 2009 12:06 am
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Light, give me more light..............
Replies: 7
Views: 1006

Light, give me more light..............

I'm slogging mentally and emotionally these last two weeks. I could sleep another 12 hours easily. Listless, a little weepy............I need light! So I brought my light box apparatus home from my office, where I never seem to use it, and this morning I set it on the floor near where I read the pap...
by Savannah Bloom
Tue Jan 06, 2009 11:46 pm
Forum: Business Issues & Marketing Discussion
Topic: Names?
Replies: 11
Views: 1146

bodacious............ bountiful....... Auspicious............. Awesome......... All About........... Amazing........ I used to do 12 hour shifts of hidious boring assembly and manufacturing. I would entertain myself for hours doing this. Not so much fun now that life is more interestinng...............
by Savannah Bloom
Sun Jan 04, 2009 1:24 pm
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Winter (for a laugh... or a cry!)
Replies: 3
Views: 605

:iagree: :jiggy:
Oh yes......................couldn't have ever described it better! savannah
by Savannah Bloom
Thu Jan 01, 2009 11:30 pm
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Happy new year!
Replies: 10
Views: 1417

Happy New Year everyone! I started mine out with a bang...right on my big toe. Dropped a cast iron skillet lid right on it. Didn't break it but burst a blood vessel. And I have to work tomorrow...go me!!! lol OUCH! :shocked: :undecided: Touch of Grace..........you're going to have to rethink your u...
by Savannah Bloom
Thu Jan 01, 2009 11:25 pm
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Good Days / Bad Days - Counting Blessings!
Replies: 11
Views: 1642

:lol: "Thank goodness it's not raining!!!" :grin: Pueppi; I never have had a window smashed out like that, but my very first night of massage school, back in 1988.............it was raining so hard, it was like a cow peeing on a rock...........and as I drove through downtown Portland, my windshield ...
by Savannah Bloom
Thu Jan 01, 2009 10:50 am
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Happy new year!
Replies: 10
Views: 1417

ditto ditto ditto

joy laughter and deep abiding peace!

savannah
by Savannah Bloom
Thu Jan 01, 2009 10:49 am
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: Good Days / Bad Days - Counting Blessings!
Replies: 11
Views: 1642

:( :( :( So sorry this happened to you Pueppi, you've had more than your share in 2008. Sometimes it doesn't seem like the Universe doles out misfortune in fair doses. You are always a testament to the fact that misfortune doesn't have to rob you of your sense of humor and perspective. Thank you for...
by Savannah Bloom
Tue Dec 30, 2008 11:35 am
Forum: Off the Table Topics
Topic: My affirmations for the new year
Replies: 1
Views: 551

An excellent, well spoken affirmation, MsSimon! I post positive words all over my living space, because I constantly forget that the Universe WANTS to support my progress, if only I will allow it. It's so easy to lose sight of the big picture, and to wallow in despair. I get stuck there too often. O...

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