Solidarité

Solidarité

I’ve been watching/reading with so much pride, the peaceful Franco-Ontarians demonstrations across the country! So many people don’t consider me French-Canadian, but look at my name for Heaven’s sake! Only a French person would give a child this name. The Continue reading Solidarité

Reinvention

Reinvention

Do you ever get to a point in life where you look around and decide to reinvent yourself? When I was in my twenties, I reinvented myself a few times. I was on a journey of self-definition. As years go Continue reading Reinvention

Two Lost Landmarks

Two Lost Landmarks

Toronto has changed so much over the years, as have I. I share this memoir of my days in Toronto and two lost landmarks. Continue reading Two Lost Landmarks

360 Degrees

360 Degrees

In the beginning, department stores had their own currencies and provided banking services to the community.  Store employees lived in houses owned by the company and paid rent to them. They were paid in store credits, so they could purchase the Continue reading 360 Degrees

Flying Gazebos and Other Perils of Life

Flying Gazebos and Other Perils of Life

My favourite season of the year is spring, when we begin to thaw out  after the long cold winter and things start blooming. It reminds me of a promise – the promise of a warm and sunny glorious summer! Until Continue reading Flying Gazebos and Other Perils of Life

The Rest of the Story

I pay attention to all leadership races, because I believe sometimes it’s more important to vote for the leader instead of the party.  After all, the world needs more leaders. I find myself aligned with a lot of the values Continue reading The Rest of the Story

Time to Pay Attention

Time to Pay Attention

The biggest surprise isn’t that Rebel Media is imploding – it’s the shared values between the Rebel and Andrew Scheer’s supporters. Continue reading Time to Pay Attention

Cause of Death

Suicide is the method of death, the cause is mental illness. Why are we afraid to say that? Continue reading Cause of Death

Continuous Learning

Continuous Learning

It doesn’t matter how old or young you are. Whether you just graduated from school or if you’re as old as dirt, it’s important to keep your mental synapses firing and keep learning. Besides improving your employment possibilities, studies have Continue reading Continuous Learning

Happy Dad’s Day

Happy Dad’s Day

Any man can be a father; it takes a very special person to be a real Dad though. Continue reading Happy Dad’s Day