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April’s Handbag List

Posted on: October 18th, 2012 by Anita Dyrbye No Comments

April had an item on her “Handbag” list that encompassed doing a physically demanding trek (nearly 14,000 ft.) to the ancient Inca site of Machu Picchu in the Andean Mountains of Peru. This is April’s inspiring story.

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Yvonne’s Handbag List

Posted on: November 16th, 2011 by Anita Dyrbye 2 Comments

What courage does it take to pickup and move across the globe? This summer Anita had the pleasure of meeting Yvonne Purcer at Mara Springs Lodges in BC. Watch this video to learn about Yvonne’s amazing life transformation.

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Florence’s Handbag List: Singing Lessons

Posted on: September 25th, 2011 by Anita Dyrbye No Comments

To help Florence live an important item off her handbag list, the Menomission® is facilitating Florence’s wish to become a better singer in her church choir group.  We are pleased to have provided Jodie Leslie, singer/songwriter and singing instructor to help Florence reach her dream!  We will be following Florence’s progress over the next few months!  Stay tuned!  ”

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Anita Dyrbye’s Handbag List: Drag Racing!

Posted on: February 7th, 2011 by Anita Dyrbye No Comments

Anita shares her adventure of checking one item off of her handbag list.  Watch Anita as she faces her fear of speed by learning to drag-race!

Menomission founder, Anita Dyrbye, starts her handbag list by learning to drag-race.

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Heather’s Handbag List – Live Your Dreams

Posted on: November 16th, 2010 by Anita Dyrbye 2 Comments

At the Menomission, we encourage all women to start a handbag list – it’s a list of dreams, great or small that you want to accomplish in life.

Watch Heather Fishbuck talk about daring to take a risk, live out her dream and run her own spa.  It wasn’t easy — she sold everything she had and left her community. She hasn’t looked back. Now that’s inspiring!

We encourage you to leave a comment here and tell us what is on your handbag list or join us as a member and share your handbag list on our discussion forum.

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