River or Rut – We create our own stories

FISA – an organization that includes 5 independent school organizations in BC put together their first conference ever – and it was awesome. Last spring they were looking for people interested in doing an Ed Talk – a shortened version […]

Which sunset is more beautiful?

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, the sunset is much more spectacular. What I wondered was, whether this is a […]

Road Work

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, leaving roads that have been seriously impacted. There are pot holes, shoulders that have faded into […]

Finishing Strong

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 day. I am not a golfer or a golfing expert (“hear, hear” […]

2016 – “The Best Year Yet”….

​I have done a lot of reflecting before and during the holidays about how I felt about 2015 and what my hopes are for 2016. I wanted to ‘mark’ this time as one of leaving the past of 2015 behind […]

Being ‘wobbly’ is part of the deal!

  I have ‘paddled’ a long way in the last week. Last Friday at Sauble Beach, our daughter Becca suggested that we rent paddle boards. The lake, which can become wild and rough, was incredibly tranquil, and even friendly looking. So […]