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Christmas Memories

My Mom She was a very hard worker. Her children had to look presentable and her house needed to sparkle. During the Christmas holidays, she took pride in her sparkling floors. She was on her hands and knees applying floor wax everywhere. My job was to operate the electric polisher. I loved that task. The … Continue reading Christmas Memories

The Magic of Seven – Ann Mortifee

Recently I had the privilege of listening to a radio interview given by Canada’s Ann Mortifee. She’s known as a singer, composer, librettist (full disclosure – I had to look that word up – that is she is the writer of librettos). As well, she’s an author, story teller and keynote speaker around the world. … Continue reading The Magic of Seven – Ann Mortifee

Creating a Support Team

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure to watch Canadian Ice Dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir. They are competitive skaters who are on their way to the 2018 Olympic podium. The most amazing thing is that they stepped away from the ice for two years. And they lived their lives, and did other … Continue reading Creating a Support Team

Lucky/Unlucky in Life

I’ve been pondering the whole scenario of luck. The recent  massacre in Las Vegas prompted me to think about how fortunate some people are and others are not. The sheer randomness of the incident made an impact on me. Some fans attended the concert and stayed to the end. Others did not. Some men and … Continue reading Lucky/Unlucky in Life

Everyday Angels

  Recently I spent four days in The Royal Jublilee Hospital located in Victoria, on Vancouver Island, B.C. Canada. It was quite the roller coaster experience. I had a planned hip surgery (a revision, as they say – meaning second time around) with a brilliant surgeon. I was organized and researched everything I could that … Continue reading Everyday Angels