Hello friends, you know, ever since I started this blog almost four years ago, I have posted monthly without missing a beat. I think that streak might be coming to an end soon and it is late November now and I’ve not published anything. Life has been busy, but I’ve also been challenged by what … More November, please slow down.
The other day I was cleaning out an old wallet and I was pleasantly surprised at what I found – I came across two wallet-sized photographs of two good friends of mine from years ago – from our high school days. It certainly brought back a wave of memories and nostalgia. I was more humbled … More The Beauty of Hidden Treasures
Hello friends, I hope you are doing well. We are still dealing with a seemingly never-ending cold snap here in Toronto, but hey, brighter days are ahead. I will stand by this belief. So we recently lost another famous face in the entertainment world with the death of Luke Perry, whom we all remember as … More Social Media – A Haven for Peace and Disruption
My birthday just recently passed on December 27th and I am now the big 3-6. I can’t believe how old I’m getting. It’s amazing and depressing all at the same time. 🙂 It’s always nice having a birthday during the Christmas holiday season because it just adds to all feels of goodness and harmony around … More The Warmth of Personal Interactions is Real
Sometimes life hits us over the head with a frying pan. We are going about our business and then something seemingly out of blue comes and derails our path. Sometimes we just need that reality check in order to be reminded of what we are made of. Conflict is a part of life. Obstacles … More “You’re Going to be Happy, Said Life, But First I’ll Make You Strong”
It’s been a somber few days this week. I had to attend the funeral of a child that recently passed away. We know death is a part of life. I’m sure we have all given ourselves that same pep talk over and over – but it is so much more difficult to comprehend when it’s … More May the Beauty of the Season Shine Through the Darkness
This week has been a difficult one with the deaths of two notable public figures: fashion designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef and travel aficionado Anthony Bourdain. It has been reported that both succumbed to suicide. These stories are just a couple of examples of the dark and disturbing reality that surrounds us and yet … More Behind the Smile: The Dark Side of Fame and Fortune