Category Archives: Special Blog Series

Yesterday I met a Hero for Women’s Rights in the Workplace

Yesterday at the BBQ, I got chatting with one of the ladies I was sitting next to. I honestly am not sure how the topic came up, but it turns out she was the plaintiff in a landmark Supreme Court … Continue reading

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Show and Tell: Interesting Photographs

Since Ottawa is currently under a frostbite warning (we are expecting temperatures of -20C or colder tonight), I decided to look at some of the pictures I took in Barbados. Of course, I remembered most of them (as I have … Continue reading

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Advent Blog Series: Feeling “Christmassy”

Finally Feeling the Christmas Spirit Well, it took a little longer this year than years past, but I am finally excited about Christmas. Yes, the excitement has been building the past few days, but today it hit me full force. … Continue reading

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Advent Blog Series: Last minute preparations

Christmas is only 2 days away…well, 2 days and 15 minutes. And my excitement levels are building. Homemade goodies have been packaged up, one last gift has been purchased, and all my gifts have been wrapped. I hope everyone loves … Continue reading

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Advent Blog Series: My Goddaughter

I will admit, today got off to a rough start. I woke up to an email reminding me that today was the 17th anniversary of my dad’s death. As if I needed to be reminded of that horrible day. As … Continue reading

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Advent Blog Series: Getting Gifts for people

I love buying and/or making gifts for people. I love thinking about what will make other people smile. Of course, the challenge this year is the fact that I don’t have a lot of money. So trying to find and … Continue reading

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Advent Blog Series: What Made Me Smile Today

December 18th. One week away from Christmas. Crazy. As Christmas gets closer, I find that each day I am feeling a bit more festive. A bit more cheer. A bit more excited. Which makes it easier to find the positive … Continue reading

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