Blog

Please enjoy my collection of blog posts - it is a great way to get to know me better.
My posts are a reflection of the thinking I am doing around Coaching, Team Development and Leadership.


“If we’re not good on the inside, we’re not good on the outside”. – Chief of Police This statement has underlined the work that I have b
July 22, 2021
This is the time of year when I work from Mexico. I continue with my coaching, have meetings and focus on learning and growing, both as a coach and as
February 17, 2020
On Wednesday, January 8, 2020, I was the featured speaker on CUTV’s Empowering Women Series. Please listen to the interview below to hear some o
January 8, 2020
In the fall of 2017, Bruce Rodriguez (then the Deputy Minister of Education) gave me 45 minutes to answer the question: ‘What are we missing when it
January 6, 2020
Christmas 2019 has come and gone and here we are at the start of a new year – a new decade! As often happens with transitions, I find myself reflect
January 5, 2020
FISA - an organization that includes 5 independent school organizations in BC put together their first conference ever - and it was awesome. Last spri
November 15, 2019
These sunset photos were taken on different nights from our hotel balcony at Kaanapali Beach, Maui. What I noticed was that when there are dark clouds
October 30, 2019
We had the opportunity to visit Mission Hill Winery as we made our way across the country - headed to a new chapter and home. I was struck by this win
October 3, 2019
Recently I sat across the table from the boss of a leader I was coaching. The three of us were having a lunch meeting and part of the agenda was for t
November 16, 2017
As I drove around southern Ontario this week, meeting with clients, I realized that ‘it’s happening’! The cold and snow of winter have receded,
May 4, 2017
From our condo, we overlook a golf green, and there is a steady stream of golfers, all shapes and sizes and levels of expertise that go through each d
March 23, 2017
This morning as I walked on the beach in Nuevo Vallarta I was struck by the number of people building sandcastles. Ages ranged from barely able to wal
March 15, 2017
Today we had a chance to hike up to Sunset Peaks, just outside Scottsdale AZ. It was a beautiful day, and we were feeling happy as we headed uphill. W
February 19, 2017
I had the great opportunity to spend last week at our family cottage, as everyone headed back to work and school. My husband and I had a fabulous time
September 13, 2016
Over the past 3 weeks, we have disappeared into settling back into our home in Ontario. It has been a time of unpacking, sorting and trips to the recy
August 10, 2016
As I have travelled across the country – Victoria to Peterborough – there has been lots of musing, reflection, laughter and tears…. This is what
July 14, 2016