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.


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
I had the opportunity to see James Taylor live on Friday night. While my kids didn't really know who he was, many of my generation will. He is someone
June 12, 2016
A few days ago, Paul was putting in a bit of time between dropping Becca at her nannying job and starting his ESL volunteering, so he went for a walk
May 12, 2016
Tonight I went swimming after work for the first time in about 4 months. I am feeling so much better, so much more like myself, and so in spite of a 7
May 3, 2016
As I write this, I am waiting for my daughter Becca's plane to land. She is winging her way here, after 4 months in India, via UK (10 days to check ou
April 26, 2016
This week at SMUS has been Brain Awareness Week...it is my favourite week for so many reasons...mostly because the whole school (K - 12, parents and w
April 21, 2016