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November 1, 2019
I’ve been observing some disturbing things happening lately in the name of Feminism.
It seems that the clean truth of the Me Too Movement has been hijacked by a dirty agenda.
For some, it’s no longer about removing the oppressor’s boot from t...
October 1, 2019
There’s a song by the Black Keys that goes
something like this:
"Oh, my next girl . . . won’t be anything like my ex-girl . . ."
And I'm here to say,
“Don’t be so sure.”
Because I’ve been on this Ferris Wheel a couple (dozen) times myself.
And I can te...
September 1, 2019
I just got back into town after Officiating the wedding of my Nephew and his beautiful bride.
And I'll be honest.
I still have goosebumps.
And not just because I was able to share in such a life-altering moment.
(I love these humans like a second-hand Mama)
But also b...
August 1, 2019
It's already been a busy summer full of parties, funerals, and reunions.
People are moving from their homes, retiring from significant jobs, starting a new position, getting married, or getting divorced.
Almost everyone I know is facing some kind of personal challenge...
July 2, 2019
This is the last entry in my blog series, Brain vs Heart.
I started this series because so many of us are caught in a Mind/Body—Yin/Yang dynamic.
Our Social Selves pull us in one direction while our
Essential Selves pull us in another.
As a Life...
June 3, 2019
I first read about the Body Compass in Martha Beck's book, Finding Your Own North Star.
And every word felt like a home-coming.
Martha's work is centred around the idea that we all have an inner compass that knows the direction of our right life....
May 1, 2019
Last month, I introduced you to two of my favourite characters (created and illustrated by Nick Seluk of The Awkward Yeti)
If you read that blog, then you know that they represent two halves of the same brain.
If you didn't read the blog, then buc...
April 2, 2019
When one of my clients introduced me to the Awkward Yeti's newest spin-off—HEART and BRAIN—I fell in love.
There's something empathetic about the way Nick Seluk captures this mismatched friendship that's
If you're alre...
March 1, 2019
In my previous life as a Design Professional,
I worked closely with several Home Builders in my city.
Back then, expansion was the name of the game, which meant I was always a part of something NEW.
It felt great to be out on the construction site, wat...
February 1, 2019
In my thirties, I was plagued by a chronic anxiety that no amount of St. John’s Wort (or Clonazepam) could relieve.
On the outside, I was smiling.
But on the inside?
I was being eaten alive.
At the time, I was feeling pressured to have a child—while knowing (on a...
Because Nobody Wants That Old Suitcase
September 2, 2016
The Real Story Behind TalkToTree
January 1, 2014
Because That's What It's Going to Take
January 1, 2017
Let's Not Swing From a Patriarchy to a Matriarchy
Those Things You Hate About Your Ex
Allowing The Good
Slowing Down The Bullets
The Art of Critical Thought.
The Body Compass—Learning the Language of Emotions
Brain Vs. Heart.
The Wrecking Ball
A Necessary Ending—Saying Good-bye to a 30 Year Friendship
Bringing Smelly Carcass Home
December 2, 2018
Getting Off The Shit Pile of DO-DO
November 1, 2018
The Wiener Bone
October 2, 2018
How To Calm Your MONEY Fear
September 1, 2018
Change That Dirty Diaper!
August 1, 2018
The Irrational Use of SHOULD
July 2, 2018
I Got Spooned! And Here's The Scoop.
June 2, 2018
You Don't Need to Vent. You Need to TAP!
May 2, 2018