Perseverance

"Everything that I've ever been able to accomplish in skating and in life has come out of adversity and perseverance." --Scott Hamilton, former Olympic figure skating champion This is true for so many people. I remember meeting some incredible student leaders when I was in highschool who had … Continue reading

#BellLetsTalk – Living with Anxiety

Today is a day when we in Canada when we are supposed to have a national discussion about mental health - sponsored by our biggest telecom, Bell Canada. I am no expert on mental health generally or living with anxiety specifically. I can say supportive things like I understand and listen, but I … Continue reading

Parenting Rob Ford

Some of you may have heard of this Rob Ford character.  He is the current Mayor of Toronto and the revelations coming out of and about him over the past few weeks have been astonishing and crazy and unbelievable.  I've attempted to write this post a few times and it has been a challenge because … Continue reading

I am an Addict

An information addict that is.  I have a compulsion to know things.  Not for any specific reason, just because I want to know what is going on in the world.  I’m not saying I have a big problem, I can quit anytime.  I just don’t want to quit yet... … Continue reading