“But Dad, I Made It.” Turning Turmoil into Triumph: The Remarkable Story of Travis Roy

The other day I came across a profound story of courage, perseverance, and strength in the wake of immense adversity. We’ve seen this happen many times before – something dramatic happens in our lives and it changes us forever. But what really makes a difference is how you handle a situation when life deals you … More “But Dad, I Made It.” Turning Turmoil into Triumph: The Remarkable Story of Travis Roy

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A Warm Reminder That Age Has No Boundary

I came across an article today in the paper that really warmed my heart. About 300 residents at the Baycrest Apotex Centre, a local nursing home in Toronto, were given the opportunity to celebrate their prom, decades later, because they were confined to concentration camps during the period of the Holocaust and World War 2. … More A Warm Reminder That Age Has No Boundary

Black Friday Madness – Is it Worth It?

So as we know, today is Black Friday and exactly one month before Christmas. As of this writing, people are still feverishly shopping and malls over overpacked with feverish shoppers looking for the best bargain. I took the liberty of going to Toronto’s Eaton Centre today and while there is nothing particularly warm and fuzzy … More Black Friday Madness – Is it Worth It?

Hillary – Accepting Defeat with Dignity

The US Election results this week were undoubtedly the hottest topic around the globeĀ – and based on your own personal opinions, the results may have been in your favour or may have left you in shock and disbelief. As a supporter of Hillary Clinton, I was completely baffled, like many others, at the outcome. It … More Hillary – Accepting Defeat with Dignity