Generousity – Energize Blog

Generousity – Energize Blog

As I collect the two monthly government cheques that signify my transition to old age–totally a grand total of $1384.83–I find myself pondering life before and after I qualified for a pension. I’ve played many roles; daughter, sister, friend, wife, mother,...
Choose Joy – Engage Blog

Choose Joy – Engage Blog

I am not partial to the notion of “happy.” It conjures up in my brain a clown with exaggerated thick red lips etched in a crooked smile across the bottom of an otherwise colourless face. Black jagged lines drawn above almost imperceptible eyes, below a cloud of...
Connection – Empower Blog

Connection – Empower Blog

This morning my husband forwarded to me an email subscription he receives on Mondays from a long-time friend. The weekly message is typically a mix of poignant observations, thought provoking commentary, and spectacular pictures. Today’s dispatch is about mental...
Back To Not So Normal – Engage Blog

Back To Not So Normal – Engage Blog

Last week, rather than weeding the garden, doing laundry and writing my blog, I traveled to Quebec City with my husband. He for golf, me for an outing. There were many “firsts.” First time in an airport and on a plane in 17 months. First time visiting the house I...
What Now – Empower Blog

What Now – Empower Blog

As far as I can tell, the world is opening up and people are on the move. Despite the juxtaposition of the news, views and actions around the globe. Politicians need the pandemic to be over. They need to lift Covid restrictions. Make a declaration that business is...