A couple weeks ago, I attended the 8th annual OpportuniTEA fundraising event in Toronto hosted by stars from my favourite soap The Young and the Restless, in support of March of Dimes – a community-based advocacy and charity group for people with physical disabilities. As a loyal fan of the soap since the early ’90s, … More An OpportuniTEA of a Lifetime: Meet and Greet with the Stars of Y&R
If there’s one movie that virtually everyone knows, Home Alone is definitely at the top of the list. No matter how many times you watch it, you can never get tired of the timeless humour and entertainment of a film of a childhood classic. Recently, I attended an event called Home Alone: In Concert – … More Home Alone: A Timeless Classic in Style
This time of year, when the days progressively get shorter and it feels so much later than it actually is, that feeling of doom and gloom just sets in and the desire to hibernate and become a social recluse only rises. At the risk of becoming too socially disconnected due to circumstances that are really … More The Power in Bringing People Together
So the other day I decided to to go Nando’s for lunch – a popular restaurant serving spicy Portugese-style chicken. They just opened up a new location in the area so it was especially busier than normal. This particular one has a really spacious and modern feel with those large communal tables is the centre … More A Chance Encounter Over Chicken
So my recent feel-good moment happened the other day when the cleaning lady for the office came by to do her regular evening maintenance. She is a very sweet lady and always greets everyone warmly. We had had a team meeting earlier that day and had some leftovers that were better off being taken home … More The Power of Kindness
It actually happened. After the Eastern Conference win, I felt the eagerness and anticipation, which I shared in my related posts – but for it to actually come true – there are no words to describe the feeling. These last few weeks have been a whirlwind to say the least. The saying, ‘when there is … More We did it. We are the Champions.
UPDATE June 8 2019: We are one win away from snagging our first ever NBA championship. The sentiments echoed in my May 29th post below could not have rang more true. I am so proud of this team. This has truly been the year for the Raptors. They levelled the playing field for the Golden … More The Toronto Raptors: When There’s a Will, There’s a Way