Tag Archives: Life Lessons

Here’s An Idea

Yesterday was Federal Election Day here in Canada.  It was probably one of our most talked about Federal elections to date, in part because Canadian citizens were very undecided on which candidate to vote for.  Sadly voter turnout numbers did … Continue reading

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Keepin’ it Real

Warning: I may have dropped the F Bomb in this post…more than once! In a recent conversation with a friend who was experiencing some challenges, they expressed that their life sometimes felt like a total fuck up. I assured them … Continue reading

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Finding our Moral Compass

A Moral Compass, by definition, is used in reference to a person’s ability to judge what is right and wrong and act accordingly. A moral compass is something that develops over time.  Although I am certain DNA has something to … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Human Spirit

For the past few days, many of us have been holding our breath as we have been watching the coverage of the rescue attempt of 12 boys & their coach from a cave in Thailand. After 18 days, thankfully & … Continue reading

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Accumulated Baggage

Accumulated baggage. The stuff of life that stays packed in our cases, like the outfit we took on a trip, but never wore. Some of us only accumulate a small carry-on, while others tip the scales with the weight of … Continue reading

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Love the Life You’re In

Despite our best efforts to embrace each & every day, some days can be more difficult than others, in seeking gratitude for the life we have been given. To love the life we are in. In a world where we … Continue reading

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Hearts Alone

When I met my husband’s family many years ago, I learned very quickly that they were a card playing family.  Euchre was & is their game of choice. Rather stunned to hear I didn’t know how to play, his grandfather … Continue reading

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All Hail the Queen

If there is one thing I have learned in my lifetime, it is the value of true friendship. Those people in your life who stand by your side through thick & thin, through the good & the bad.  Their friendship … Continue reading

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Sharing the Load

Every now & again, we are reminded of the random acts of kindness of strangers. My run to Costco this morning included picking up 10 over sized cases of water for an upcoming cycling event, our annual Ride4UnitedWay .  If you … Continue reading

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Rough landing!

Don’t judge me for my dirty windows.  Spring has finally sprung but I have yet to complete the task of cleaning all of our windows😋 Some poor bird came in for a rough landing today.  YIKES! I think a few … Continue reading

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