Nothing is as important to a good life, arguably, than our health and yet we so often take it for granted. Raising a young daughter who deals with her health condition DAILY (cystic fibrosis), with such grace, strength and resilience is an incredible lesson for all of us who live with her. She has gone … Continue reading Day 24 of 30 days of gratitude…health!
My baby brother, who is of course taller than me, arrived in Toronto last night for a visit from his home in Los Angeles. I picked him up at the airport and gave him a great big squeeze! Thanks to FaceTime - I have "seen" him a lot but I haven't had him next to … Continue reading Day 23 of 30 days of gratitude…my brother!
We are on our way home from a 24 hour epic adventure to Camp Tanamakoon in Algonquin Park to speak to an all girls camp ranging in age from 4 years old up to mid-20-ish counsellors. My new best friend Patti Thom, camp director, who I might add, has been with the camp from the … Continue reading Day 22 of 30 days of gratitude…sharing inspiration!
My hubby and I love to expose the girls to new adventures! We are big believers that it is the single greatest way for them to learn and grow, not to mention the memories that are made We are not big "campers" but had a beautiful opportunity to visit a camp in Algonquin Park (more … Continue reading Day 21 of 30 days of gratitude…new adventures!
When I UN-intentionally missed my 20th day of gratitude yesterday, after an incredibly busy day, I woke up early this morning in a self-induced panic. Followed by a moment of reconciliation that allowed me to come to terms with the fact that nothing horrible was going to happen if I missed the day, life would … Continue reading Day 20 of 30 days of gratitude…forgiveness!
We just had some Hi8 films from our OLD video camera converted over to DVD's to view (will be another blog). WOW does time ever go back fast. I shed some tears thinking about how little my babies were and how quickly they have grown. Makes me think about how important it is to ENJOY … Continue reading Day 19 of 30 days of gratitude…spontaneous silliness!
As I sit and type this blog it is...raining! Yes it's also foggy and grey. Normally this would make me feel less energized, even a little bummed-out! But not today! While it has been a very rainy spring and summer so far, as I look outside my office window to the lush green grass and … Continue reading Day 18 of 30 days of gratitude…the rain