PEACE BE THE JOURNEY BIKE RIDE ONLINE STORE SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!!!

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GOOD Try

So we will not be able to track this years virtual bike ride due to family issues. Thank you to those who tried. Winneshiek medical center wants to thank those who purchased items and in turn made a donation to the foundation!!! Next year we will come back strong!!

Sorry we missed a weekly scavenger hunt for the first week of the ride but can we repay it by having you get a picture of something in your town with a bicycle in it!!

If you can find something with a bicycle take a picture and either post to Facebook; peace be the journey and look for our black and green logo OR EMAIL TO; pbjride@gmail.com let us know your story! let us know if you are wearing your shirts and displaying your decals. you should be able to … Continue reading Sorry we missed a weekly scavenger hunt for the first week of the ride but can we repay it by having you get a picture of something in your town with a bicycle in it!!

A FEW HOURS LEFT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

So there are only a few hours left to purchase items from our online store!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! https://peacebethejourney2020.itemorder.com Donations can be made to the: Winneshiek Medical Center foundation/ write this on your check and peace be the journey bike ride in the memo. mail this to Peace Be The Journey bike ride PO box 343 Decorah Iowa … Continue reading A FEW HOURS LEFT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

LAST FIVE DAYS!!!!!!

TUESDAY THE 18TH IS THE LAST DAY TO ORDER YOU SHIRTS/BAGS/DECALS DONATIONS CAN BE SENT TO PEACE BE THE JOURNEY PO BOX 343 Decorah Iowa 52101-0343 MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO THE Winneshiek Medical Center Foundation

CONTACT INFO

We now have a PO box so we can receive donations. CHECKS should be written to the Winneshiek Medical Center foundation, MEMO Peace Be The Journey Peace Be The Journey PO box 343, Decorah Iowa 52101-0343

8 days

THERE ARE 8 DAYS LEFT TO PURCHASE OUR MERCHANDISE FROM THE STORE. even if you do not ride show your support!

WE ARE READY!

August 3rd through the 18th our online store will be open to purchase this years SHIRTS/HOODIE/DECAL/CANVAS BAG . Each item purchased makes a donation to the Winneshiek Medical Centers foundation which helps provide patient materials and Doctors continuing education. The store is only open 2 weeks so please use that time buy something with this … Continue reading WE ARE READY!

UPDATE

So, by the end of this week we should have everything set. once we do please spread the word and make Peace be the Journey bike ride come alive! if you would like handouts or posters please email -tabs in the menu section and give your request.

A BIT OF CONFUSION

So, as you might have noticed our page has changed. This is to make our site the best for you to view. Also wanted to let you know when you click on a link you need to scroll far down to see it, first you will see our logo.

ITS FINALLY COMING TOGETHER!!!

So things are coming together for Peace Be The Journey virtual bike ride 2020. Still hammering out details but we are going to do a ride the 1st of September through the first Saturday of October, we will end when the bike ride would have happened. There will be scavenger hunts and we encourage you … Continue reading ITS FINALLY COMING TOGETHER!!!

10 Surprising Facts About PTSD

P.T.S.D. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an often-stigmatized and misunderstood mental health disorder that affects millions of American who have experienced trauma. Cheat Sheet explores ten little-known facts about the disorder. Symptoms can appear years after the traumatic eventPeople who experience trauma can develop PTSD, but a diagnosis can be tricky. Diagnosis requires that a person experiences … Continue reading 10 Surprising Facts About PTSD

FACEBOOK

We started a new FACEDBOOK page, same information just a slight change to the name, but you will not notice.

Decision about bike ride!!

WE HAVE DECIDED TO CANCLE THE BIKE RIDE β€œ But” we have a fresh idea about how we want to take the bike ride, you only have to wait until next week and all will be told. Please stay with us and feel free to email/ post any questions. The seven mental illnesses we decided … Continue reading Decision about bike ride!!

Sites/Numbers to get help with all mental health situations!! Hold on help is out there

Idph.iowa.gov Namineiowa.org 211 is a free, confidential referral and information helpline and website that connects people of all ages and from all communities to the essential health and human services they need, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 211 can be accessed by phone or computer. 211.org Yourlifeiowa.org   ANY EMERGENCY ROOM!!!   The ‘ Bill … Continue reading Sites/Numbers to get help with all mental health situations!! Hold on help is out there

2020 bike ride update

Because of covid19 we are in the process of determining if putting on the actual bike ride is something we feel right about doing, we have some other thoughts for a date after October 3rd. Please stay with our blog for up to date information and any changes

This years Peace be the Jounrey mental illness has been chosen…1/7

PTSD web link https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-traumatic-stress-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20355967 Overview Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that’s triggered by a terrifying event β€” either experiencing it or witnessing it. Symptoms may include flashbacks, nightmares and severe anxiety, as well as uncontrollable thoughts about the event. Most people who go through traumatic events may have temporary difficulty adjusting … Continue reading This years Peace be the Jounrey mental illness has been chosen…1/7

help needed for 2020 bike ride!!

So, things are off to a good start but we are needing a few people to make things even better.. we need people to be Leads: food person(we hope to use a food truck so things are easy), cleaning(make sure things stay clean as in tables, washrooms, overall area), set-up(tables, chairs, tents, oversee things are … Continue reading help needed for 2020 bike ride!!

NEW SPONSOR!!!WMC

AFTER A FEW MONTHS OF COOKING WINNESHIEK MEDICAL CENTER HAS DECIDED TO SPONSOR OUR PEACE BE THE JOURNEY BIKE RIDE!!! GOOD THINGS WILL COME OF THIS AS WE EXPAND.

day of the ride

so we are staying with the first Saturday in October

date to be might change

so we have been going back and forth about the date and monday we will have the real date and will update the count down to the ride.

LOOK AROUND

Make sure you take advantage of our site, there are the seven mental illnesses information, mine and mikes story, NAMI and facebooks links. Plenty of pictures and updated information!!πŸΈπŸ¦…πŸ›

Getting all techy

So we now have a web site, Facebook page and email. Feeling all upper class

Facebook page

we now have a Facebook page!! fb.me/pbjride

Next years ride

so for next year I am wanting to expand away from one mental illness a year. Through help of family we are going to focus on the seven mental illnesses; BPD-borderline personality disorder, GAD- generalized anxiety disorder, major depressive disorder, ADHD-attention deficit hyperactivity disorder , bipolar 1&2, PTSD-post traumatic stress disorder , autism. There will … Continue reading Next years ride

up and running

so after spending endless hours this blog is up and running with stories, pictures and information. please share with your friends!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! this is the place to see all the peace be the journey information

My First Blog Post

Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. β€” Oscar Wilde. THIS BLOG IS IMPORTANT TO GET OUT THE INFORMATION ABOUT PEACE BE THE JOURNEY AND TO LET PEOPLE KNOW IT IS OKAY TO TALK ABOUT MENTAL ILLNESS!! THIS RIDE STARTED IN 2017 BUT DID NOT LAUNCH UNTIL 2018 AND NOW HAS BECOME A ANNUAL EVENT … Continue reading My First Blog Post

MIKE AND AMANDA PETERSON

Why has this been put on my heart? I’ve watched and lived with my beautiful wife Amanda suffer with borderline personality disorder or, BPD also self injury; in the form of cutting, major depressive disorder and anxiety disorder for over 10 plus years. And over that time we have just recently come to the opinion … Continue reading MIKE AND AMANDA PETERSON


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