No One Left Out (NOLO).

A couple of days ago, I was at the library down the street and while perusing the DVD aisle, I came across a title that grabbed my attention. It was called “To Save A Life.” The Premise of the Movie: Jake is the most popular kid in school and has a promising future, but his world […]

When There is Doubt, Be BOLDER.

We start every year with great expectations for the days to come. Many people make resolutions to: a) give up a bad habit/vice b) embrace a new virtue c) be their best selves Enter life. Enter inconveniences. Enter temptation. Suddenly, without knowing it, we find ourselves mid-way through the year and…nothing has changed or has […]

What Time-Out Has Taught Me…

Time-Out. When you were a child, were you ever given a time-out? Perhaps you did something you weren’t suppose to do or you were being unkind and as a result, your parent/teacher put you in a corner, sent you up to your room, or had you sit in a chair for time-out? That was me. […]

I Spy…

I see your beauty even when you feel ugly. I see your potential even when you feel despair. I see your power even when you feel powerless. I see love within you even though you feel broken and hurt. I see a world of hope, inspiration, and humanity even when we experience moments of injustice, […]


It’s Tuesday August 13th, 2013 and it’s a pretty spectacular day I might add. 1. Today, my nephew Jackson turns 1. One year ago, he joined the world 5 weeks earlier than expected and one year later, he is flourishing and growing in leaps and bounds. He has brought such joy to our lives and […]

Professional Connect The Dotter.

First off, is dotter even a word? Growing up, I absolutely LOVED activity books. I couldn’t get enough of them. They were jammed-pack with mazes, crosswords, word searches, and my favourite, connect the dots. I loved connecting the dots. It wasn’t about the numbers, it was about the reveal that occurred as I connected the […]