“If all your friends jumped from a bridge, would you?” I used to think this was a dumb question. If all my friends jumped from a bridge, I most definitely would not. However, I apparently thought it was intelligent to jump from a window onto gym mats. As much as I never thought I’d be… Read More Would You Jump?
How many times have you thought, “if that was me I would…”? How many times have you judged someone else for something that they did or did not do? It’s always so much easier from the outside looking in, isn’t it? It’s easy to sit on the outside and say that you’d do a certain… Read More From The Outside
You know what is awesome? When something good or someone great shows up in the most unusual of places. When something happens completely unexpectedly and turns out to be something really great. Have you ever experienced those moments? How about that time you pulled up to the window at Tim Hortons and the car in… Read More Most Unusual Of Places
For anyone who knows me, they would know that title is a double entendre… However, today I am talking about technology. I find it interesting that there are two types of people during the holidays – those who “attach” and those who “detach” from technology. There are the SnapChat users who film themselves or the Instagrammers… Read More Unattached For The Holidays
It’s funny how things happen in our lives at the exact time we need them to happen, even if it takes us years to realize it. Just over four years ago, I was standing in the middle of my great Uncle’s cottage and I noticed a small piece of metal on an old fireplace. Imprinted… Read More Change Is a Good Thing
I’m going to let you in on a little secret – typically I write these blogs on Tuesday night. 98% of the time, the topic of the blog doesn’t jump into my head until about 20 to 30 minutes before writing them. I find this way I write most authentically. You’re getting the best of… Read More Two Beds & A Coffee Machine
Do you ever take the time to appreciate the good things in your life? Even when times are tough, do you appreciate the roof over your head or the food on your plate? There has been a ton of research on the power of gratitude. Being grateful can help both our physical and psychological health;… Read More Be Grateful
This time of year always sparks up a new sort of energy within me. Thinking about all the students moving off to school for the first time or even the fresh batch of graduates that are just starting their “adulthood journey” triggers me to reflect and appreciate. Over the years, my perspective has changed greatly… Read More School Begins